Jenny Anderson

Meet Minnesota’s Ice-Fishing Social Media Influencer

Jenny Anderson ice fishes across Minnesota’s lakes, showing followers that the outdoors are for all—and sharing with us her favorite spots and fellow influencers
Maggie Thompson, photographed at the Northrup King Building in northeast Minneapolis

How Makwa Studio Knits Together Art, Activism, and Business

Textile artist Maggie Thompson had a busy 2020 in Minneapolis

The Minnesota State Fair’s Pandemic Pivot for 2020

The Great Minnesota Get-Together is canceled, but there’s still a lot happening
The Orpheum hopes to stage "Come From Away," "Disney's Frozen," and "Oklahoma!" this fall

Dinner and a Show: Where to Eat Near Theaters and Entertainment Venues

If you’re visiting the theater or an event center, here are some restaurants, cafes, and eateries to consider
Although the common loon is not an endangered species, it may disappear from Minnesota by 2080

How Minnesota Could Lose the Loon

The common loon became Minnesota’s state bird 60 years ago. Will it still be here in another 60?
Kabab rolls at Elephant Bar

New Restaurant Review: Elephant Bar

The St. Paul spot defies categorization, blending modern American with South Asian influences

Inside a Minnesota Family’s Three COVID-19 Quarantines

Yulin Yin was in Wuhan, China, as the novel coronavirus hit, and it’s since taken his family through fear, dread, racism, and hope in the face of illness

Esker Grove Brings Artful Dining to the Walker

Jason and Joy sample dishes as artful as the works adorning the walls

People Donated Millions After George Floyd’s Killing—What Happens Next?

A look at three Minneapolis-based racial justice GoFundMe campaigns, and the work still to come
J.S. Ondara

Fall Arts 2019: Minnesota’s Must-See Autumn Shows

Your guide to art, theater, dance, comedy, and music events in MN, September through December