Mississippi River Adventure Guide

Options for boating, hiking, biking, scenic drives, nature, and more

Our Top 19 Winter Events in MN

The best in arts, entertainment, festivals, and recreation January through February
From left: Minnesota Historical Society's Rita Walaszek, Mattie Harper Decarlo, Ben Gessner, and Kate E. Beane

Native-Curated Exhibit Opens at Minnesota History Center

New exhibit "Our Home: Native Minnesota" explores the state's complex Indigenous history—and, for the history center, faces historic wrongs
The Mahkato Wacipi Pow Wow is held each September in Land of Memories Park in Mankato

Minnesota Rethinks Columbus Day

As Indigenous Peoples Day catches on, Mankato joins Minnesota cities backing away from Columbus Day

Juicy Jewels

Antioxidant-rich pomegranates provide unique juicy flavor for snacking or in these recipes from appetizers and salad to dessert—plus tips for opening

The Best Brunch Restaurants in Minnesota

80+ of the best brunch spots for mid- to late-morning bliss in the Twin Cities and beyond

Why These Two ER Doctors Became Food Bloggers

Dr. Lane Patten and Dr. Holly Schrupp Berg run ”With Two Spoons” between shifts at North Memorial—and share with us their Apple Walnut Granola recipe

The Nordly: Minnesota’s Local Take on “The Onion”

Since its inception in 2018, ”The Nordly” has produced satirical news stories and Minnesota-specific headlines

Quick Pickle Recipes

Make refrigerator pickles—or quick pickles—in minutes with these easy ideas from Twin Cities culinary instructor Jason Ross
Winter To-Do List: Potluck food hall at Rosedale Center

Winter To-Do List: Things to Do Inside

Eight ways to stay warm while getting out of the house—at craft workshops, new food halls, a game show experience, and more