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With craft coffee on the rise, where can you get the best cup of joe?

We all know the craft beer scene is thriving, but just as hot right now are Twin Cities coffeehouses out to prove there’s more to coffee in Minnesota than chain shops. Americans consume 400...

February 06, 2015

Help 'reimagine' the Minneapolis golf courses ravaged by summer flooding

The Hiawatha and Meadowbrook golf courses will be closed at least through 2017, as the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board plans repairs and upgrades following devastating summer flooding in 2014...

February 05, 2015

Wisconsin tourism ads are 'idiotic,' Dayton says

It doesn’t sound like a neighborly thing to say, but Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday that a television ad campaign for Wisconsin tourism is “one of the most idiotic things I...

February 03, 2015


Why A Chef’s Simple Request May Completely Change Where Hotels Can Operate In Mpls.

The city's zoning ordinances don’t allow hotels of any size in many parts of the city. That may change thanks to Restaurant Alma owner Roberts.

February 03, 2015

Travel guide rates Stillwater a top 10 antiquing town

Well, it’s not our little secret any more. Fodor’s Travel, the online travel guide, says Stillwater, Minnesota is one of the 10 best antiquing towns in the country. Main Street in...

February 03, 2015

Keep the change: St. Paul coffee shop does away with tips

Walk into Kopplin’s coffee shop in St. Paul and you might notice something missing: a tip jar on the counter. That, and fanciful, elaborate drinks (the kind that seem more at home in a malt...

February 02, 2015

Ashley Furniture faces $1.8 million fine for lax worker safety

Federal safety officials accuse Ashley Furniture of Arcadia Wis., of valuing “production and profit over worker safety” and are calling for the company to pay nearly $1.8 million in...

February 02, 2015


Target Going Smaller More Often With New Stores

More TargetExpress and CityTargets will open in 2015 than traditional big box stores.

February 02, 2015

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How Immigrants In The Twin Cities Build The Economy—And Revitalize Neighborhoods

A new report uncovers some surprising facts about the impact of immigrant-owned small businesses.

February 02, 2015

Despite a spirited campaign, Target store in Austin shuts its doors

They were hoping for a miracle, but the people of Austin, Minnesota, will have to make do without their local Target store, which shuts its doors today. The retail giant’s decision to include...

January 31, 2015

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