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Otto the Otter in Adams Park

Reasons to Road Trip to Otter Tail County

Minnesota's Otter Tail County is home to 1,048 lakes—more than any other county in America—and the bragging rights don't stop there

Northern Wisconsin Has a New Scenic Byway—Plus a Wellness Retreat

Here's your next excuse to visit the southern shores of Lake Superior: serenity
Driftless Creek, Tanager Cabin

Viroqua Is a Small-Town Foodie Destination in Wisconsin

If you didn’t think a trip to the grocery store could be the pinnacle of a vacation, you’ve never been to Vernon County

The 60-Mile Garage Sale’s Thrill of the Hunt

The event is a rare peek into the private lives of Minnesotans—as well as bargain hunters buying their castoffs

Eat, Play, Stay in North Dakota’s Rendezvous Region

Visit North Dakota’s bucolic Rendezvous Region, just south of the Canadian border
One of the city's many striking murals, by Steve Knutson

Make the Minnesota-North Dakota Border Your Next Road Trip

An easy, packed weekend in the Fargo-Moorhead region is so much more than the Coen brothers movie

Giant Balloons Take Flight for 2021’s Hudson Hot Air Affair

Winter’s most colorful spectacle launches just across the St. Croix River on Feb. 5-7

Best of MN 2020: Food & Drink

Best pivots, places we'll miss, patios, curbside wine, takeout, and lots more

Best of MN 2020: Shopping & Services

Foxwell Shoppe + Studio, Tare Market, the Plant Penthouse, and more of the year's must-stops for shopping

Best of MN 2020: Things to Do

Drive-ins, sunflowers, biking, and more things that kept us from totally losing it this year