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Jerked Pork in the Slow Cooker

Heat things up with Jamaican-spiced pork in an easy make-ahead recipe for the slow cooker
Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments

Sue Z.’s Eats: Valentine’s Day

Sue Z. reminisces on the romantic Rosewood Room. Plus: where to get all-day breakfast and celebrate the Lunar New Year
Theatre Elision's "Ghost Quartet," featuring Christine Wade in 2019

“A Flight of Short Musicals” Does Quick-fire Theater and Drinks

Theatre Elision pairs short musicals with wine, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages

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Weekend Best Bets: Jan. 17-19

Things to do around the Twin Cities this weekend: Art Shanty Projects, tropical escapes, (probably just watch) ski jumping, and more

Pickleball Is Making a Comeback at Minneapolis Cider Company

Minneapolis Cider Company offers first and only taproom pickleball courts in the Twin Cities.
Male skier going down a ski hill in Minnesota

Best Ski Hills in the Midwest

Hit the slopes at the top 13 ski destinations in Minnesota, Michigan, and Wisconsin

Weekend Best Bets: Jan. 10-12

Things to do this weekend around the Twin Cities: Janis Joplin tribute, Mankato beers, new art, Oprah is coming, and more

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Theatre Elision's "Ghost Quartet," featuring Christine Wade in 2019

“A Flight of Short Musicals” Does Quick-fire Theater and Drinks

Theatre Elision pairs short musicals with wine, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages
A pole dancer at the Land of Lakes Pole Competition, David Rubene Photography, courtesy Myss Angie

Changing the Stigma Around Pole Dancing

Despite more fitness studios offering pole dancing, there’s still a huge stigma. The Land of Lakes Pole Dancing Festival hopes to change that.
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Party Pics: HeartLink Gala 2019

For Children’s HeartLink’s 50th anniversary, medical experts showed out for an event that raised $1 million

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Jerked Pork in the Slow Cooker

Heat things up with Jamaican-spiced pork in an easy make-ahead recipe for the slow cooker
Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments

Sue Z.’s Eats: Valentine’s Day

Sue Z. reminisces on the romantic Rosewood Room. Plus: where to get all-day breakfast and celebrate the Lunar New Year
The Double A sandwich at Soul Bowl: Fantasia fried chicken, mac and cheese, greens, and Sriracha honey glaze on a cornbread bun

The Lowdown on Soul Bowl

What you need to know before stopping in for an innovative fried chicken sandwich or vegan bowl by chef Gerard Klass at Graze

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Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments
John Harren builds a toboggan in his workshop near Warroad

Get to Know This Toboggan Manufacturer before It’s a Big-Name Brand

As Northern Toboggan Co. perfects a nearly forgotten craft, it also aims to be your next—and last—stop for winter gear
The 2019 Royal ladiesEmily and Darrin Photography

A Winter Carnival Wardrobe Fit for Royalty

St. Paul’s princesses and queen have some fairy godmothers to help with their outfits
Makeup by Victoria Olhauser at Primped, photo by Jen Hillenga

Style + Shopping Jan. 14-27 || Weddings and More

Bridal sales, grand openings, and ladies' night await

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