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Pedal Minnesota and HealthPartners Bring Bike Tune-up Stations to the Twin Cities and St....

Minnesota boasts more than 4,000 miles of paved bike trails. Now, 10 of the more popular routes in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud are equipped with permanent tune-up stations.

Hotel and Airline Prices in 2015: What to Expect

Joel Wartgow, senior director of CWT Solutions Group, talks about travel dangers, rising airfare prices and deals.

Enjoy Summer Stars With These 3 Outdoor Minneapolis Movie Series

While the drive-in movie may be a thing of the past, there are still plenty of venues to view a movie in the open air.

State Fair Foods, Star Trek, and Lake Wobegon

The Minnesota State Fair announces its list of new foods for 2014; experience Star Trek at Mall of America; and visit "Lake Wobegon" this Fourth of July weekend.

Explore Minnesota's Strong Summer Tourism Outlook

A pre-season travel forecast by Explore Minnesota points toward a busy summer.

America's Quirkiest Landmarks

USA Today is conducting a contest to find America's quirkiest landmarks. Bemidji's Paul Bunyan and Babe made the list of finalists. Vote now.

Art at the Airport

The Airport Foundation MSP recently opened the "Renewal" art exhibition at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

One Day Only: Enjoy the View from “The Witch’s Hat”

For one day, enjoy the views from the top of Prospect Park's Witch's Tower.

Save the Date for The Wizard of Oz Festival in Grand Rapids

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of "The Wizard of Oz" during a weeklong festival in Judy Garland's hometown of Grand Rapids.

Celebrate Art Museum Day

Join The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, and the Weisman Art Museum this weekend for a celebration of the essential role museums play in our region's community.