The signature red door officially opens in Minnetonka later today. Anyone who’s either battled cancer or watched a loved one fight the battle is probably familiar with Gilda’s Club, named in memory of comedian Gilda Radner, who died from ovarian cancer in 1989. The clubs are gathering places where people living with cancer can come Read more →
Man shot by ex-girlfriend’s dad acquitted Read more →
My morning tweet got quite a few responses from frustrated Twin Cities residents still without power after several days. https://twitter.com/jthiegs/statuses/349143066285842432 I also heard from Nick Gasper of Crystal, who has a toddler and a baby. Here are the highlights of his adventure (note: the MPR endorsement was unprompted, and I didn’t even ask if he’s Read more →
An endangered Amur tiger cub was born at the Minnesota Zoo.
St. Paul author Roger Barr has compiled his holiday short stories in a book to benefit emergency food shelves.
Keillor’s Common Good Books is relocating to Macalester College.
Construction is getting underway on a $13.2 million Northstar station in the suburb of Ramsey.
I cast my first ranked-choice ballot at my St. Paul polling place this morning, and I’m pleased to report that it wasn’t hard.
Former PiPress reporter Hank Shaw is back in the Cities to talk about wild foods in the Midwest.
Minneapolis is encouraging residents to read The Grace of Silence, Michele Norris’ book about growing up as the first black family on the block in a south Minneapolis neighborhood.