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“Sioux Chef” Challenges Definition of Local Food with Indigenous Restaurants

Chef Sean Sherman is revitalizing indigenous food traditions with two upcoming restaurants, a cookbook, and a nonprofit—using only food native to Minnesota

What to Do on Halloween around the Twin Cities

Celebrate scariness over the weekend—or on Tuesday,, October 31—with haunted tours, a First Ave monster mash, and the last Zoo Boo

Weekend Best Bets: October 27–29

Your weekend to-do list around the Twin Cities includes Dogtoberfest (beer and hotdogs), a lights-out aquarium experience, and the New York City Ballet

SotaStick Puts Nostalgic Twist on Minnesota Apparel

From a hockey-stick bottle opener to a full clothing line, SotaStick Co. pays homage to iconic moments in Minnesota sports

Weekend Best Bets: October 6–8

Your weekend to-do list includes a ghost tour, a German beer festival, and an art fair

Small Press, Big Impact: Graywolf's 2nd Literary Salon

Graywolf invited writers Layli Long Soldier, Carmen Maria Machado, and Danez Smith to the stage to challenge the status quo

Where to Shop and Eat at MSP—the 6th Best Airport in North America

MSP Airport's revamp just bumped it up to 6th best in North America—now with indoor food trucks, local brews, therapy dogs, and a golfing simulator

Unusually Vibrant Colors This Fall: Find the Best Spots

The MN DNR is predicting an especially colorful fall season due to ideal summer weather conditions. We found five spots around the state—including Lanesboro and Lake Superior—with great autumn views.

Duluth Indie Bookstore Celebrates Opening

Zenith Bookstore opens in the face of Amazon and free two-day shipping—because this Duluth retired couple knows that people love shopping small

Weekend Best Bets: September 15–17

Your weekend to-do list around the Twin Cities includes bluegrass, cocktails, and a dog fest