“Why don’t you talk like ‘Fargo?’” It’s a question many Minnesotans have probably been asked during their out-of-state travels. Blame the Coen brothers’ 1996 film “Fargo,” in which the Minnesota accent played a starring role. The film helped shape modern perceptions of the state’s people. There’s a new “Fargo” in town — a TV series Read more

Many school districts across southern Minnesota will be closed tomorrow due to severe weather, including Rochester, Winona, Austin, and Faribault. The Superior, Wis., schools will also be closed. Southwest Transit has also announced it will be providing limited service tomorrow and will not be stopping at seven of its usual pickup/drop-off locations (see the list Read more