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Animal health and nutrition gets boost with latest Cargill acquisition

With an ever growing demand by consumers for natural and wholesome foods, even (or especially) for our animal friends, Minnesota's Cargill has signed a binding agreement to acquire Diamond V. What is Diamond V? We're...

The best place to spend your Friday morning

I wasn’t sure what to expect as I followed a horde of people walking into the Weisman Art Museum on the University of Minnesota campus. The usual quiet and calm atmosphere in the museum...

Harry Potter and the Concert at Orchestra Hall

A magical experience is returning to Orchestra Hall this December 15, 16, and 17: Following the order of the books, the Harry Potter Concert Series will continue with the second chapter, Harry Potter and the...

Weekly Business Roundup, 11/8 – 11/14

Your business week, 11/8 - 11/14 No light rail for you! Unless you have a ticket to Super Bowl. Only ticket holders will be able to take the LRT system into Minneapolis on Super Bowl...

New maps make MN forest navigation a breeze

Minnesota State Park maps, especially those with which you are unfamiliar, can be daunting. And the idea of getting lost in a forest? No thanks. But no more. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has...

Statements: Addressing the misogyny and “machismo” of the restaurant industry

As the number of powerful men under fire for sexual misconduct, harassment, rape, continues to grow, it was only a matter of time before the issue was addressed within the restaurant industry. And while...

Fans of “The Simpsons” meet fans of architecture in new mashup

Created by Matt Groening in 1989, "The Simpsons" is the longest-running scripted primetime TV series in the country, and has become iconic in its parody of working-class America. No piece of American culture is...

Smash and Destroy at The Break Room

Cue the Office Space soundtrack, grab your baseball bat, haul out your most hated electronic, and head over to The Break Room. Theresa Purcell, the Smash Lord Supreme, created what we’ve all been dreaming...

Andersen Windows showcase green initiatives in new buildings

Over the past weekend of November 8 - 10, Minnesota-based Andersen Corporation explored the unique relationship between architecture and sustainability at the 2017 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. This was held in conjunction with...

World Diabetes Day 2017: What you need to know

We all know someone, or know someone’s someone who suffers from diabetes. And it's no surprise: Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States; over 30 million people have it, and roughly...