News

Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty of Murder of George Floyd

The former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty on all three charges
Minneapolis Farmers Market

Twin Cities Farmers Markets Are Opening Soon for Spring 2021

Check out 30-plus metro markets for locally sourced produce throughout the week, starting in late April

Former Vice President Walter Mondale Dies at 93

Born in Minnesota, Mondale was a long-time U.S. senator and the 1984 Democratic presidential nominee

New Restaurant Review: Sidebar at Surdyk’s

After initially opening last year, the liquor store's new dining experience is back
Margherita and funghi wood-fired pizzas

Top Twin Cities Takeout Restaurants: Southwest Minneapolis

Five amazing pizza spots, plus five more great options spanning the region
Hummus bowl at Chickpea Hummus Bar

New Restaurant Review: Potluck

Rosedale Center’s new food hall has several winning concepts—from biscuits to hummus bowls

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Minneapolis Farmers Market

Twin Cities Farmers Markets Are Opening Soon for Spring 2021

Check out 30-plus metro markets for locally sourced produce throughout the week, starting in late April

Where in Minnesota Is This Old Mine?

It was once considered to be among the largest of its kind in the world
Minnesota Dance Theatre's "Exploring the Enchantment" shows on April 8

Weekend Best Bets: April 15-18

This weekend: sip on a beer while your dogs play, watch comedians throw knives, and get your body moving outside

Minnesota History Center Museums and Sites Unveil Reopening Dates

Fort Snelling, Jeffers Petroglyphs, and many more begin welcoming visitors later this year

Arts

Party Pics: Sanneh Foundation’s Gala 4 Goals 2021

For the first time ever, the Gala 4 Goals fundraiser was held in a virtual format
Paisley Park’s skylight-lit atrium greets visitors when they begin a tour

Paisley Park Plans Visitation on Fifth Anniversary of Prince’s Death

The artist's former home and studio in Chanhassen is admitting a limited number of fans

Northern Spark Returns for Two Weeks in 2021

Northern Spark is back! After taking a hiatus in 2020, the annual art festival showcasing creative public art will be held in-person in St....

Resources to Fight Anti-Asian Racism in Minnesota

How to report hate incidents and support racial justice work for the Asian American and Pacific Islander community

Food

New Restaurant Review: Sidebar at Surdyk’s

After initially opening last year, the liquor store's new dining experience is back

No Stinking Rose: The Glory of Garlic

Celebrate National Garlic Day—Twin Cities culinary instructor Jason Ross shares techniques and recipes to tame garlic and enjoy its fabulous flavor

Recipe: Asparagus and Three Dipping Sauces

Dig into a trio of fun and flavorful sauces to spruce up spring asparagus—plus tips for selecting and cooking
The beer garden at the Butcher's Tale

The Butcher’s Tale Coming to Butcher & the Boar Space

Kaskaid Hospitality announces new restaurant in a familiar downtown location with familiar faces

Culture

Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty of Murder of George Floyd

The former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty on all three charges

Former Vice President Walter Mondale Dies at 93

Born in Minnesota, Mondale was a long-time U.S. senator and the 1984 Democratic presidential nominee

“Eye On Minnesota” Newscast Opens Saturday Night Live

A group of anchors discuss Derek Chauvin trial, and what else: the weather

St. Paul Apparel Store Scout Opens Second Location in Edina

The new store for “handsome” clothes, home goods, and gifts is set to open April 5

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