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Ellie M. Bayrd


Winter Fun at the Arboretum

In every season, there's something to do at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Grab your skis or snowshoes and explore.

On the Line: Exploring By Light Rail

The Twin Cities Light Rail system continues to grow and offers a great way to explore Minneapolis and Bloomington.

Across the Border: The American Birkebeiner in Hayward, Wisconsin

The American Birkebeiner (or Birkie) draws in thousands of skiers each year for the annual cross-country ski marathon and events in Hayward, Wisconsin.

Valentine’s Day: Plan a Romantic Getaway

Get out of the city and enjoy a romantic escape with the one you love.

Snow Problem: A New Look for the City of Lakes Loppet

The City of Lakes Loppet faces the challenges of a warm winter, moving the annual winter race to Theodore Wirth Park.

St. Paul's Coolest Celebration: The Winter Carnival

For the 126th year, St. Paul's Winter Carnival celebrates the season with 10 days of exciting events and activities.

Dog Care: Adogo Gives Peace of Mind

Worried about leaving your dog behind while on vacation? Keep tabs on Fido's adventures when your dog stays at Adogo Pet Hotel.

To the Extreme: Ice Cross Downhill Crashes Into St. Paul

The Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship makes its U.S. debut with an extreme ice cross downhill event in St. Paul this weekend.

Chill Out at Breezy Point’s Ice Fest

The 17th annual Ice Fest at Breezy Point Resort in the Brainerd Lakes Area features tons of fun winter activities.

The Minnesota History Center: A Multi-Generational Experience

Memories make the Minnesota History Center come alive, so bring the extended family and personalize your historical experience.