The greatest, best, most incredible news of 2014 broke on a hard, cold February afternoon: The State Fair is raising...
Updated: February 07, 2014, - 12:50 AM
The label on the can promised real chunks of bison. Who could tell? You could ask the diner who devoured...
Updated: February 01, 2014, - 07:28 PM
“Sorry about the cold weather,” said the desk clerk at the hotel in L.A. It was 66. I noted that...
Updated: January 30, 2014, - 09:08 PM
In the depths of the freeze, with snow deep and hard across the tundra, it’s hard to think anything will...
Updated: January 26, 2014, - 11:13 AM
As you may remember, this column holds a “medal search” to compete with the St. Paul Winter Carnival’s medallion hunt....
Updated: January 25, 2014, - 02:20 PM
Everyone knows what they’re supposed to pack for winter emergencies: gravel for traction, flares to signal help, granola bars for...
Updated: January 23, 2014, - 08:12 PM
Flu viruses are idiots, when you think about it. They thrive by transmission, infecting as many as possible. But once...
Updated: January 18, 2014, - 04:55 PM
It took a month, but fear got the best of me.
Updated: January 16, 2014, - 09:02 PM
Tucked away in the back of the Sportsmen’s Show at the St. Paul RiverCentre was a menagerie of critters. Inasmuch as these creatures can belong to anyone, they belong to Terry Petter.
Updated: January 11, 2014, - 05:15 PM