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Kyra Bowar

Kyra Bowar is an editorial intern at Greenspring Media, which publishes Minnesota Monthly. When she's not writing, she enjoys perusing novels and exploring the outdoors with a camera in hand.

How the Juneteenth Blackout Bike Ride Came to Be

Twin Cities-based artists Paige Ingram and Junauda Petrus-Nasah discuss what Juneteenth means to them

What Juneteenth Means for Minnesota

Minneapolis recognizes Juneteenth as a city holiday this year, and regional director Lee Jordan explains the historic significance

How the Pandemic Changed Twin Cities Restaurant Design

Shea Design’s Cori Kuechenmeister describes the ways clients have adapted to new realities
"600 Highwaymen: A Thousand Ways"

Weekend Best Bets: April 22-25

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Patrick Scully back on the stage, MN Youth Poetry Slam Series, the Prince Remembrance at Paisley Park, and more
Stranger Visions Exhibit

Weekend Best Bets: April 1-4

This weekend around the Twin Cities: First Avenue’s 51st anniversary, Trylon Cinema’s trip to Hong Kong, and more

Minnesota Twins Release Tickets for First Month of 2021 Season

Twins tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 25, for home games April 8-May 6
Chicken and Waffles

Where to Find Great Waffles in the Twin Cities

A list of restaurants serving treats to celebrate International Waffle Day

Weekend Best Bets: March 11-14

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Day of Irish Dance at the Landmark, Black Business is Beautiful Market, Parlour’s Irish Whiskey Dinner, and more

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 18-21

This weekend around the Twin Cities: snowshoeing at the Walker's Sculpture Garden, curling at Forgotten Star Brewing, the Ice Sculpture Exploration, and more
Kites on Ice Festival

Weekend Best Bets: Valentine’s Day 2021

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Valentine’s Day at Paisley Park, Northrup King Art Night, the Kites on Ice Festival, and more