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One word to make your skin crawl: Tick

Everyone has that one creeper that makes their skin crawl. For some it's spiders, for others it's snakes, mice, rats, or centipedes. But two insects in particular will make the average Minnesota want a thorough...

Old firehouse to become new wine bar

People have long wondered about the empty lot behind United and Children's Hospital: Hotel? No hotel? Will the historic firehouse (St. Paul's oldest standing municipal building ) be saved? Will this project die the way...

A secret stroll past Victorian mansions, through history you can touch

Twin Cities Agenda's "Secret Stroll" series is silly. It's a guide to walking around in the Twin Cities, with no real destination at the end. It's a way to wander; the journey is the destination. Or something. But...

What do you know about St. Paul?

The city has a complex history. It was one of the fastest growing cities in the country in the late 19th century, before becoming a gangster haven in the 1930’s, and is now one half...

About us: Eve Wu of Keikeu Cake Boutique

I have been lucky enough to have known the Wu's now for 5 years. They're a really down-to-earth, artsy family full of bruisers and badasses. But I especially wanted a chance to sit down and talk...

Sharia Law 101

On June 10, 2017, at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, an anti-Sharia Law protest was led ACT for America. There was a counter protest, and things got a bit ugly at one...

Going car-free in Minnesota

Summers are easy. Winters are tough. But winters are tough on everyone, car or not. One of the greatest benefits of living in the city is close by everything is: You don't have to...

Leading the way in boater safety: Sophia’s Law

Minnesota showed the dark side of its personality in October of 2015: On a beautiful 80 degree day, the Baechler family decided to go out on Lake Minnetonka and enjoy an afternoon on their...

PRIDE Week(ly) Events 6/19 – 6/25

Libation Celebration - 6/21 Pups Patio Party Beer Bust LUSH, MPLS 5pm-9pm 6/23 Pride Saints Game Happy Hour, Dark Horse Bar & Eatery, STP 4pm-6pm 6/23 The Beer Dabbler @ TC PRIDE, Loring Park, MPLS 5:30pm-9:30pm 6/24 Utepils Pop...

MN Budget Battle: What went wrong?

We've all had to fight over money at some point in our lives, whether your brother or sister owing you ten bucks or trying to decide with a significant other what to spend your savings...

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