I'm just a regular Minnesota guy that grew up on the north-side of the Cities (Fridley), spent some quality time at the U of M, chill on the weekends at the family cabin near Duluth, bleed Vikings purple, and miss the North Stars. I have a short attention span; and enjoy Eric Church, Johnny Cash, Zac Brown, Kid Rock, Pink Floyd, 80s hair bands, coffee, beer, scotch, and long sunset walks on the beach. (One of those isn't true.) I'm a two-time cancer survivor now (Colorectal 2002, Kidney 2014), and know that life is damn short -- so by all means we should be playing as hard and as often as we can. I think that's it. (Did I mention that I have a short attention span?)
GET OUTSIDE: Discover Minnesota’s ‘Coolest Secret Location’
The travel team at Reader's Digest has listed the 'Coolest Secret Locations' in each of the 50 states. Any guess what Minnesota's spot is?
Walz Says 2021 Minnesota State Fair Could Be ‘Close to Normal’
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz commented today that if Minnesotan's continue to vaccinate, and the pandemic continues on its current trajectory, the 2021 Minnesota State Fair could be 'pretty close to normal' following its cancellation in 2020 due to COVID-19...
Minnesota Among Most Loved States in the U.S.A.
Most loved, least hated -- tomato, tomahto. Minnesota was recently listed of the 'least hated' states in America. (Haven't we had enough hate lately?)
Farmer’s Almanac Forecasts Hot, Stormy Summer for Minnesota
The Old Farmer's Almanac revealed their prediction for the summer of 2021. Now the Farmer's Almanac is ready to tell us what they see for this summer.
2020 State Fair Grandstand Performers Rescheduled for 2021
With the canceled 2020 Minnesota State Fair originally scheduled to start tomorrow, Minnesotans are mourning the loss of good eats, people watching, and more.
Minnesota is Uniquely Into THIS Food for Super Bowl Sunday
The Super Bowl is this Sunday night, and Google has combed through the data to determine what food each state will be chowing down on more than other states.
Minnesota’s 10 Least Favorite Things About Winter
Love it or hate it, winter is un unescapable reality of living year-round in Minnesota. Winter gets a bad rap.
Remembering Alex with 25 Times MN Was Part of a Question on Jeopardy!
Alex Trebec has been the host of Jeopardy! since 1984, and claims to know most of the trivia. Here are 25 times Minnesota was part of the clue or answer.
Minnesota Tops ‘Least Stressed States’ for 2020
Given all that we're going through right now, this has even more meaning -- as Minnesota has been named the 'Least Stressed State' for 2020.
Guthrie Theater’s Virtual ‘Christmas Carol’ Now Showing
The 2020 in-person performances have been cancelled for the first time since it began in 1975.