Minneapolis' 'library block' has a fascinating history of loss and renewal

Minneapolis' 'library block' has a fascinating history of loss and renewal

The current library in downtown Minneapolis is a gem, but so was the one before that. And the one before that.
Painting of Philando Castile's death on display in New York's Whitney Museum
Stage & Arts

Painting of Philando Castile's death on display in New York's Whitney Museum

4:42pm
On exhibit at N.Y.'s Whitney Museum, Henry Taylor's painting is both a sympathetic portrayal and a rallying cry.
Find a memorable burger at newest entry in the Mpls. food truck scene
Eat & Drink

Find a memorable burger at newest entry in the Mpls. food truck scene

12:39pm
Bushel & Peck, a mobile offshoot of the D'Amico & Partners cafe of the same name at the Mill City Museum, is embracing its burgers-and-fries skill set.
Walker exhibit raising new questions from American Indian artists
Stage & Arts

Walker exhibit raising new questions from American Indian artists

June 22
Some are disputing claims of Cherokee heritage by international artist Jimmie Durham, whose retrospective opens in Minneapolis this week.
NY stars of Guthrie's 'Sunday in the Park' make a home in Twin Cities
Stage & Arts

NY stars of Guthrie's 'Sunday in the Park' make a home in Twin Cities

June 22
Two N.Y. actors make a temporary home here to play "Sunday in the Park With George."
Family-owned its entire 65 years, Dairy Queen on Snelling closes for good
Eat & Drink

Family-owned its entire 65 years, Dairy Queen on Snelling closes for good

June 23
"We have developed many friendships and loyal customers over the years, and we will miss you."
Books

Summer serial: Embark on Great Lakes adventure in 'Redemption's Run'

May 26
When a mysterious young captain arrives in her hometown of Bayfield, Wis., 12-year-old Kacie stows aboard his boat, Redemption, searching for answers about the father she has never known.
Music

Fans have fun singing all night long with Lionel Richie

June 22
Review: In his first show back after knee surgery, Lionel Richie was a crowd-pleasing, singalong entertainer at Mystic Lake on Thursday.
Music

Kiss' Gene Simmons abandons bid to trademark 'horns' hand gesture

June 23
KISS bassist Simmons has abandoned his bid to trademark the "horns" hand gesture, a staple at rock concerts for decades, according to paperwork filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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