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
I don't want to hear about the pardoned Thanksgiving Turkey anymore. One of these days he's going to go back to his old ways, embark on a three-state crime spree, and then we'll feel pretty stupid.
Updated: November 22, 2012, - 06:26 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
If you were listening to talk radio in the 1990s, chances are you heard Bruce Gordon read the news on KSTP. He was a familiar voice on the local airwaves right up until . . . well, the time when he wasn't anymore. But that's radio.
Updated: October 27, 2012, - 10:08 PM