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Frank Bures

Frank Bures is a writer who lives in Minneapolis.

Garrison Keillor Leaves the Limelight

A new guard of storytellers reflects Minnesota’s broadening perspective

Try Trail Running

A natural alternative to pavement

Learn to Kayak

First flatwater, then whitewater

Learn Log Rolling

How to work out like a lumberjack

Minneapolis to Norway

Jeff Johnson connects with his Norwegian roots on Scandinavian reality-TV program "Alt for Norge"

Next Generation Philanthropy

Minnesota is among the most generous states, with a strong reputation for giving. But today’s young donors have different motivations and priorities, meaning local nonprofits may have to work harder to get their hands on the money.

Hunting for Mushrooms: Foraging 101

Mushroom foraging leads an amateur foodie to the forefront of the local-food movement—and a near miss with a poisonous puffball

Squaring the Curve: Live Well, Die Fast

An exploration of living a full, healthy life versus aiming for the longest life possible

Two Friends Make an Epic Journey Down the Mississippi

Two friends traverse the Mississippi water trail.