Trent Johnson, owner of B&J Trees, likes his job, but it's a demanding one.
Updated: December 08, 2012, - 05:02 PM
According to a spokesman for the Department of Whoa, Didn't See That Coming, the state is $1.1 billion in the hole, and there's not enough gambling money to pay for the stadium. The problem, according to one of the state reps I heard on the news:
Updated: December 06, 2012, - 08:18 PM
We are now the first state in the nation to sell lottery tickets directly at the gas pump.
Updated: December 01, 2012, - 04:21 PM
I've been hanging out at the malls this week, looking for something new to set this season apart from its predecessors.
Updated: November 29, 2012, - 11:16 PM
When they ripped out the bridge in our neighborhood, it cut us off from the shops and cafes. Felt like they'd put up the Berlin Wall -- without the secret police and midnight detentions, of course. (As far as anyone could tell.) Everyone adapted and watched the reconstruction with pride and awe.
Updated: November 24, 2012, - 06:30 PM
The Flu-Industrial Complex had its credibility rattled this week with a report from U of M researchers: Flu shots provide only "modest" protection for the young and middle-aged and hardly any for seniors. They work pretty well on dead people, though.
Updated: November 10, 2012, - 04:18 PM
Forecasts say it'll hit 60 Saturday. That was an easy winter, eh?
Updated: November 08, 2012, - 08:35 PM
Minnesota always prides itself on 99.996 percent of eligible voters showing up and filling the ovals with reasonable skill.
Updated: November 03, 2012, - 07:03 PM
The stoutest trunk of conviction is felled like a twig in the presence of a sign that says NO when you believe YES, or YES when you believe NO.
Updated: November 01, 2012, - 09:01 PM