Long past its due date, pungent corpse flower at U finally blooms

Long past its due date, pungent corpse flower at U finally blooms

The university's College of Biological Sciences Conservatory in St. Paul is dealing with an apparently shy performer. It seems the flower's bloom is a bit lacking of all its glory.
Hockey on one wheel: Unicyclists put a true Minnesota spin on hockey
Variety

Hockey on one wheel: Unicyclists put a true Minnesota spin on hockey

10:29am
What do you get when you combine the state of hockey with the nation's largest unicycle club? Why, unicycle hockey, of course.
Review: History Theatre's 'George Bonga' a low-key portrait of a Minnesota legend
Stage & Arts

Review: History Theatre's 'George Bonga' a low-key portrait of a Minnesota legend

February 8
History Theatre's "George Bonga: Minnesota Voyageur" explores questions of identity and justice.
Beyonce's fresh politics at Super Bowl draw sharp opinions

Beyonce's fresh politics at Super Bowl draw sharp opinions

45 minutes ago
Days after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing each frame from Beyonce's halftime performance, trying to glean the messages, both subtle and overt.
Non-Muslim Minnesotans donning hijab to show their support
Variety

Non-Muslim Minnesotans donning hijab to show their support

February 8
The movement is turning heads at a time when many Muslims in Minnesota and elsewhere feel under siege. But hijab solidarity is drawing plenty of critics, too.
Variety

U professor wants to know: How is divorce affecting your job?

February 8
Three-part survey to quantify the effects divorce has on full-time working people, for better or worse.
Variety

For 25 years, she's offered shoe shines (and therapy) at IDS Crystal Court in Minneapolis

1:33pm
Lisa Fredell has been shining shoes for 25 years and it remains her dream job.
Event Calendar
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  • Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
    On The Stage
    Bright Half Life: Memories of a long-term relationship collide in the Tanya Barfield play.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
    On The Stage
    Bright Half Life: Memories of a long-term relationship collide in the Tanya Barfield play.
  • Music
    Godspeed You! Black Emperor: The Montreal’s instrumental noise-rock troupe is back on tour after a long hiatus.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
Movies
special feature
"Duets" celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special project
Amid fall's flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.