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The Hottest New Sandwiches in the Twin Cities

Four necessary new lunch stops—from fried chicken to roast beef and banh mi sandwiches
"You Are Loved" is just one of the many felt embroidery designs in Meghan Thompson's how-to book. Photo by Christopher Thompson.

Felt Embroidery Is Homemade Without the Headache

Meghan Thompson’s book, "Whimsical Felt Embroidery," shows you how to add the missing touch to your child’s room

Wild Waters Music Fest Gets Big Names for the Boundary Waters

Atmosphere, Jeremy Messersmith, Low, and more play Duluth in a bid against Twin Metals mining
Christopher Ingraham

Reporter’s New Book Explains Why He Was Wrong about Rural Minnesota

Christopher Ingraham details his move to Red Lake County—after he dubbed it the ”worst place to live” in the Washington Post

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100 Fun Things to Do This Summer in Minnesota

Fill your timeline with a season of patios, flavors, panoramic views, and new experiences

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Sunrise at Cascade River

5 Local Landscape/Wildlife Accounts to Follow on Instagram

If you’ve been too busy to get outside, or simply need to look at something beautiful, these Instagram accounts will bring refreshing content to your feed
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6 Local Instagrammers Inspiring Adventure

Instagram shots of sunsets bursting with color, star-studded skies, and luscious forests remind us to put down our phones and explore our backyard
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A Day at the Vikings Training Camp

Here’s the lowdown on the Vikings Training Camp and everything it has to offer visitors in Eagan
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10 National Parks Worth Leaving Minnesota For

From the mountains of Montana to the swamps of Florida, you can’t find anything like these spectacular destinations in MN

Arts

Wild Waters Music Fest Gets Big Names for the Boundary Waters

Atmosphere, Jeremy Messersmith, Low, and more play Duluth in a bid against Twin Metals mining
Christopher Ingraham

Reporter’s New Book Explains Why He Was Wrong about Rural Minnesota

Christopher Ingraham details his move to Red Lake County—after he dubbed it the ”worst place to live” in the Washington Post

Kazyak Dives into New “Odyssey”

Peter Frey, the bold indie-craft voice of Twin Cities-based Kazyak, details new album’s retreat to psychedelic instrumentals 
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Weekend Best Bets: August 16-18

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Steele County Free Fair, Minnesota Renaissance Festival, “Hot Asian Doctor Husband,” National Bee Day, Dr. Dog, Shakey Graves, and more

Food

The Hottest New Sandwiches in the Twin Cities

Four necessary new lunch stops—from fried chicken to roast beef and banh mi sandwiches

The Savory and Sweet Sides of Watermelon

Refreshing watermelon moves from appetizers to entrees and desserts with ease

New Beer at the Minnesota State Fair, by Location

Where to find all the new suds at the 2019 State Fair
St. Paul Food Truck Festival, 2018

Sue. Z’s Charitable Check-in: August

Fun philanthropic events around the Twin Cities to round out summer—plus Sue Z.’s hot tips on where to eat next

Culture

"You Are Loved" is just one of the many felt embroidery designs in Meghan Thompson's how-to book. Photo by Christopher Thompson.

Felt Embroidery Is Homemade Without the Headache

Meghan Thompson’s book, "Whimsical Felt Embroidery," shows you how to add the missing touch to your child’s room
Christopher Ingraham

Reporter’s New Book Explains Why He Was Wrong about Rural Minnesota

Christopher Ingraham details his move to Red Lake County—after he dubbed it the ”worst place to live” in the Washington Post

Weddings: Pinewood

First Tony and Kate Becker began the Northerly photo camper; now they're opening a new wedding and event venue in Cambridge
Woman in fashion show clothing. By Flaunter.com/Unsplash.

Style + Shopping Aug. 13-26 || Dress for Success

Jewelry showcases, shopping for a cause, and much more are on the docket for the upcoming weeks