Jeff Strickler

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-7392
Jeff Strickler works on the Variety staff, where he splits his time between reporting on a wide array of general-interest feature stories and serving as an assistant features editor.

Recent content from Jeff Strickler

Twin Cities kids offered chance to try adaptive sports

A free event will give children a chance to try various adaptive sports, including rock climbing, hand cycling, hockey and golf.

Updated: September 23, 2013, - 04:17 PM

Does a Vikings' loss lead to fans' weight gain?

Christopher Gates headed straight for the soft drinks when the Vikings lost to the Chicago Bears last Sunday with just...

Updated: September 21, 2013, - 10:45 PM

Less is more when it comes to yelling at teenagers

Parents, do you feel that the more you yell at your teenagers, the less good it does? You may be right.

Updated: September 17, 2013, - 07:51 AM

Fall brings drought déjà vu

Forget the soggy spring. Hot and dry conditions in Minnesota have left the greenery parched and renewed the urgency for watering.

Updated: September 10, 2013, - 02:54 PM

Historian takes aim at Jesse James's image as a folk hero

Long romanticized for his daring exploits, the real Jesse James was a coldhearted killer, a historian argues.

Updated: September 05, 2013, - 09:38 AM

Twin Cities lawyer embarks on marathon mission

A Twin Cities lawyer lost a leg but found a focus in her life, including helping the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

Updated: August 20, 2013, - 03:33 PM

Far East meets Midwest in Minnesota library on South Asia

A little-known Minnesota library, which draws scholars from all over the world, was a gold mine for an author who...

Updated: August 19, 2013, - 03:52 PM

Some leaves are starting to change color in Minnesota

The early change doesn’t signal an early fall. But if it’s just one tree, or part of a tree, it might be a sign of stress from drought or damage.

Updated: August 10, 2013, - 06:57 PM

A primer for picking a pooch

When it comes to selecting a dog, there’s a lot more to it than just falling for a cutie.Think about what kind of dog you want first, says the Humane Society.

Updated: August 01, 2013, - 11:13 AM

Pope's comments stir hope for change among Minn. Catholics

Pope Francis’ comments that he would not judge priests for their sexual orientation likely “made a lot of friends, but also some of enemies,” predicted Massimo Faggioli, a professor at the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity.

Updated: July 30, 2013, - 08:59 AM

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