Om power: Minnesota study looking at yoga's ability to offset Parkinson's symptoms

Om power: Minnesota study looking at yoga's ability to offset Parkinson's symptoms

Can yoga help ease Parkinson's disease symptoms? A University of Minnesota researcher aims to find out.
Monty Lee Wilkes, sound engineer for Nirvana, First Ave., dies at 54

Monty Lee Wilkes, sound engineer for Nirvana, First Ave., dies at 54

9:06pm
The Twin Cities music scene veteran also worked for Prince, Britney Spears and the Beastie Boys.
Questlove to spin Prince dance parties after the Revolution's concerts
Variety

Questlove to spin Prince dance parties after the Revolution's concerts

1:33pm
The Roots bandleader will head up Friday's and Saturday's after-parties, while Jake Rudh will DJ late on Thursday.
Tweet your favorite Minnesota State Fair food, win a dinner with critic Rick Nelson
Eat & Drink

Tweet your favorite Minnesota State Fair food, win a dinner with critic Rick Nelson

4:11pm
Fairgoers: Find out what it's like to review restaurants for a living.
Beyonce proves she's in a lane of her own at MTV VMAs
Music

Beyonce proves she's in a lane of her own at MTV VMAs

10:55am
Beyonce proved once again she is the contemporary rock star, and she used the MTV Video Music Awards stage to showcase her skills and outshine her peers, from Rihanna to Britney Spears.
Roving dancers recall St. Paul's olden days in 'Passing Through Pigs Eye'
Stage & Arts

Roving dancers recall St. Paul's olden days in 'Passing Through Pigs Eye'

August 28
REVIEW: Roving dancers take viewers through the city and celebrate its unruly roots in 'Passing Through Pig's Eye.'
Review: Dixie Chicks play it fair in first of two grandstand concerts
Music

Review: Dixie Chicks play it fair in first of two grandstand concerts

2:25pm
The country trio avoided politics and stuck to (freshened-up) oldies.
Music

Clever and playful Handel opera is a festive treat

August 28
REVIEW: The Twin Cities Early Music Festival performed "Acis and Galatea" in evening dress.
Variety

Lileks: Some creative new fair offerings

August 27
You can't say this is the same ol' State Fair stuff.
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