Kristin Tillotson

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-7046
A Strib journalist for nearly 20 years, Kristin Tillotson now writes mostly for features on a broad range of topics, and sometimes for news.

Recent content from Kristin Tillotson

At Como and Minnesota zoos, tiny critters are big draws

Nothing gets more faces pressed to glass than the irresistible pull of the youngest animals. “We could have a brand-new big animal and the babies will still get more visitor interaction and online photos,” one Minnesota Zoo keeper says.

Updated: May 02, 2015, - 10:30 PM

Museums are literally mind-expanding, researchers say

Museum visits not only influence what we learn, but how we learn.

Updated: May 01, 2015, - 11:08 AM

May Day, Cinco de Mayo or Festival of Nations: Which fest is best?

Festival season roars in this weekend with three biggies. Here’s how to decide which one is right for you.

Updated: April 30, 2015, - 03:12 PM

SPCO names star violinist Kuusisto as newest artistic partner

The wildly creative Finnish violinist begins his tenure in September 2016.

Updated: April 28, 2015, - 12:11 AM

Minnesota Film & TV Board under scrutiny after legislative auditor raises concerns

House leaders aim to eliminate film subsidies as a report questions their economic benefits.

Updated: April 23, 2015, - 12:03 AM

Minn. documentary 'Miss Tibet' chronicles a beauty pageant for exiles

A young Minneapolis woman represents a country she’s never been to in the documentary “Miss Tibet.”

Updated: April 10, 2015, - 03:33 PM

Meet the anti-diva behind Target designs

In charge of keeping apparel and home goods affordably stylish, Julie Guggemos puts the “Tar-zhay” in Target without leaving behind her down-home roots.

Updated: March 30, 2015, - 10:46 AM

Next Minnesota Orchestra season features Beethoven, Sibelius

First full season following lockout is long on traditional repertory.

Updated: March 27, 2015, - 12:21 AM

How a Mpls. show helped spark mid-1990s 'culture wars'

The brouhaha began over some paper towels.The towels were tinged with human blood, used in a live act by a...

Updated: March 21, 2015, - 10:44 PM

Park Square Theatre in St. Paul announces 2015-16 season

Lineup features plenty of variety and local talent.

Updated: March 18, 2015, - 07:15 PM

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