Customers of the SuperAmerica gas station in Waconia, Minn., about 35 miles southwest of Minneapolis, were in for a treat to see discounted gas prices and tobacco products sold at half off over the weekend, not realizing that the new station owner was an...
ByAntonio Carradinha: During the 61st Annual Management Conference presented by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Minneapolis Fed chief Kocherlakota participated in a panel that discussed the future of central bank policies. Show More Summary
As mentioned, Minneapolis' BNLX were just in NYC for a couple shows. Now back in their home state, the band have left us a present in the form of a new video for "Vibrant," a song off last year's...
The Strib reports: State gives city new tool to fund streetcars : "One provision in the state tax bill could have a significant impact on Mayor R.T. Rybak's dreams of building a streetcar in Minneapolis. The bill allows the city...
The Minneapolis dream-popper is signed to Chris Walla's Trans- Records.
Minnesota Twins defeated by Boston Red Sox 1-5 – MLB news Minnesota Twins were beaten by the Boston Red Sox 1-5 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Sunday, May 19 in the finale of their three match series of the 2013 Major League...Show More Summary
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL (MAY 20, 2013) – University of Minnesota Medical School researchers from the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, in partnership with the University's Brain Tumor Program, have developed a new mouse model...Show More Summary
The number of Minnesotans sickened with Salmonella poisoning after eating unpasteurized, homemade queso fresco, a Mexican-style cheese more than doubled before the outbreak ran its course. Health officials from the city of Minneapolis and State of Minnesota say the number of illnesses in the outbreak reach 25, up from 12 originally reported two weeks ago.... Continue Reading
Revolution Church in Minneapolis marked the state's marriage equality law with a tasty, colorful tribute. read more
Enigmatic, independent, eclectic, massively successful, beloved worldwide by fans and peers, and yet never overexposed, Prince, the pride of Minneapolis, closed out the 2013 Billboard Music Awards in high style, accepting the Icon award with music instead of words.
It happened at Minnesota’s Revolution Church. Revolution Church in Minneapolis served congregants rainbow-colored communion bread during its inaugural service last Sunday. Head pastor Rev. Jay Bakker thought the bread – and the state’s embrace of gay rights – tasted “kind of sweet.” “So many people have been hurt by the church and by Christianity,” Bakker [...]
If you spent any time at concerts in Minneapolis/St. Paul then you’ve attended one of Sue’s events. Full story at the Star Tribune: “She had a greater effect providing musical joy to the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota via her work than Dylan and Prince combined,” said veteran Minneapolis singer-songwriter Paul Metsa. Show More Summary
This summer, the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis will put on a stage production of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. As they always say: it’s all fun and games until you cast Vincent Kartheiser as Mr. Darcy. Related posts: It’s Darcy,...Show More Summary
Vincent Kartheiser will swap his sharp suits for ruffles and coattails. The Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis announced that the “Mad Men” star will play Mr. Darcy in its summer production of “Pride and Prejudice.”
Narayana Kocherlakota, President of the Minneapolis Fed, recently participated in a panel where he discussed the key challenges facing central banks. He viewed the safe asset shortage and the related inability of the Fed to push the actual market rate down to its natural interest rate level as problem number one. Show More Summary
Like this Small Cool 2013 contest entry? Favorite it below! Name: Carly Location: Minneapolis, MN Square Feet: 670 Division: Little What I Love About My Small Home: The location and character of my small home is what first made it so appealing to me. Show More Summary
Minneapolis Fed President Kocherlakota stressed the importance of the Fed maintaining low interest rates and a substantial stimulus program as the economy still undergoes what he called a "not-so-great recovery," in prepared remarks...
Preventice out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, having received FDA approval last year for remote monitoring of individuals with non-lethal cardiac arrhythmias, is launching its BodyGuardian Remote Patient Monitoring System. The core technology...Show More Summary
There were many strong music videos this week, and a couple that I loved, from actual adults. But no grown-up is going to beat a charged-up mob of Minneapolis children rapping about bikes and school uniforms. I’m sorry. It’s just not ever going to happen. Our picks for the week are below. 5. Queens Of [...]
The name isn't likely to leave riders' lips any time soon, but starting Friday the light-rail line that runs from downtown Minneapolis to the Mall of America won't be called the Hiawatha Line.