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Turning the page: Future of historic Rochester theater in question

Like a hardcover novel being snapped shut after its final words, the most recent volume of the historic Chateau Theatre in Rochester is coming to an end – and what the sequel may look like is still...

October 15, 2014

Twin Cities Film Fest finds success blending Hollywood, indie productions

In 2010, there were empty theaters at showings during the Twin Cities Film Fest, the event’s first year in existence. “It was a bit discouraging,” founder and executive director...

October 15, 2014

There may be a fee to see Apostle Island ice caves this winter – if they return

It could cost a bit more to visit the Apostle Island ice caves – if and when the caves return. Last winter, roughly 138,000 people visited the ice caves on Lake Superior near the Apostle Islands...

October 15, 2014


Does A Boring Ballot Question Hold The Key To Sustaining Minneapolis' Restaurant Boom?

A group seeking to repeal Minneapolis' 70/30 law governing food-to-alcohol sales for neighborhood restaurants says the rule is a serious problem — and becoming a bigger one.

October 15, 2014

Don Henley sues Duluth Trading Co. over shirt advertisement pun

Rock legend Don Henley was not amused when the Duluth Trading Company borrowed an Eagles lyric in a recent advertisement. “Don a henley and take it easy,” reads the recent email ad...

October 15, 2014

Myron Peterson

Myron Peterson, The Popcorn Patriarch Of St. Paul, Has Died At 95

At Saturday's funeral, a 2-gallon popcorn tin held the ashes of Peterson, who ran downtown popcorn shops for 30 years with his wife and daughters.

October 14, 2014


Minnesota Trying To Cash In On Craft Beer Tourism

Tourism agency and brewer’s guild tout “Brewcation” options near state’s expanding array of brewery locales.

October 13, 2014

Attention, Kmart shoppers: Discounter latest to be hit by hackers

If you’ve shopped at Kmart in recent months, check your credit or debit card statement. The discounter is the latest major retailer to be hit by a data breach that may have compromised...

October 11, 2014

Co-founder of Duluth-based Grandma's restaurants stepping away

One of the co-founders of a restaurant that’s become a staple in Duluth is stepping away from the company. Michael “Mick” Paulucci and Andy Borg started their first Grandma’...

October 06, 2014

North Loop buzz: Dayton brothers to expand Bachelor Farmer, men's clothier

Brothers Eric and Andrew Dayton are growing their retail and restaurant presence in the North Loop neighborhood of downtown Minneapolis, with an announcement Monday that they will expand their men&...

October 06, 2014

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