Stinson: Replacements run was 'special' but it's time to move on

Stinson: Replacements run was 'special' but it's time to move on

The Replacements and GNR bassist is ready to leave his old band (or bands?) behind for a new solo venture.
Prince plans 3-night Labor Day weekend party at Paisley Park
Variety

Prince plans 3-night Labor Day weekend party at Paisley Park

12:15pm
The event is timed to the release of his new album 'HITNRUN,' which exclusively hits Jay Z's Tidal service Monday.
WCCO news anchor Mike Binkley bowing out of TV after 34 years
TV & Media

WCCO news anchor Mike Binkley bowing out of TV after 34 years

10:49am
"I’m looking forward to pursuing other activities and interests while I’m still ‘young,’ ” the news anchor wrote on his Facebook page.
Maiden Minnesota: Thursday's listening parties presage long-awaited tour date
Variety

Maiden Minnesota: Thursday's listening parties presage long-awaited tour date

9:21am
Rumors of a TCF Bank Stadium gig by Iron Maiden surround Thursday's bashes at Grumpy's NE and Amsterdam Bar.
Robert Redford and Nick Nolte take 'A Walk in the Woods'
Movies

Robert Redford and Nick Nolte take 'A Walk in the Woods' 

September 1
REVIEW: Robert Redford and Nick Nolte make for an unlikely comic pair in “A Walk in the Woods.”
Variety

Work is sweet for lucky few at Sweet Martha's Cookie Jar

5:31am
For a lucky group of workers, nothing is better than the 12 days spent filling pails for those hungering for a State Fair tradition.
Music

Music critic Jon Bream lists his faves from 40 years of concerts, interviews

September 1
The longest running full-time music critic at a daily U.S. newspaper gives his take on the best of the best during four decades of coverage.
Variety

Rosenblum: How does my garden grow? With helpers, hope – and lots of hostas

September 1
For 28 years, I’ve watched winter melt away and every single Minnesotan effortlessly transform brown death into brilliant window boxes and flower pots, replant terraced lawns with graceful sedge and fiery orange daylilies. Every year I watch in awe, and more than a little shame. I have no idea how to do any of this.
Eat & Drink

North Star legend Lou Nanne putting his name on Edina steakhouse

September 1
The owner of Rojo Mexican Grill and Ling & Louie's is partnering with the hockey legend on an Edina steakhouse.
Movies

James Bond author backtracks on Idris Elba ‘street’ comments

8:50am
Having sparked outcry for slamming Idris Elba and calling him “too street” to play James Bond, author Anthony Horowitz has backtracked on his statements about the “Luther” star.
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  • Arts and Entertainment
    Summer: Works by seven photographers including Cass Bird, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alec Soth.
    Family Events
    Arthur's World: Through imaginative, hands-on activities, kids will sharpen their creative thinking and experience the power of cooperation, starting a new chapter in a lifelong learning adventure.
    On The Stage
    Church Basement Ladies: The play that spun off four sequels returns 10 years after it launched.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Summer: Works by seven photographers including Cass Bird, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alec Soth.
    Family Events
    Arthur's World: Through imaginative, hands-on activities, kids will sharpen their creative thinking and experience the power of cooperation, starting a new chapter in a lifelong learning adventure.
    On The Stage
    Church Basement Ladies: The play that spun off four sequels returns 10 years after it launched.
  • Music
    Vicky Emerson: The Americana singer/songwriter from Wisconsin blends folk and blues.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Summer: Works by seven photographers including Cass Bird, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alec Soth.
    Family Events
    Arthur's World: Through imaginative, hands-on activities, kids will sharpen their creative thinking and experience the power of cooperation, starting a new chapter in a lifelong learning adventure.
  • Music
    Prof, Mystikal, Murs, Mac Irv and Denzel Curry: For the third straight year, Minneapolis’ most outrageous, tenacious and salacious rapper, Prof, is staging a Labor Day weekend outdoor bash that reiterates he’s also one of our most popular rappers.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Summer: Works by seven photographers including Cass Bird, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alec Soth.
    Family Events
    Arthur's World: Through imaginative, hands-on activities, kids will sharpen their creative thinking and experience the power of cooperation, starting a new chapter in a lifelong learning adventure.
  • Music
    Connie Evingson: The Twin Cities vocalist performs songs by Dave Frishberg for the Jazz at the Jungle series.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Summer: Works by seven photographers including Cass Bird, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alec Soth.
    Family Events
    Arthur's World: Through imaginative, hands-on activities, kids will sharpen their creative thinking and experience the power of cooperation, starting a new chapter in a lifelong learning adventure.
Movies
special feature
“Duets” celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special report
More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
special project
Amid fall’s flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.