Feeling lonely? Some Minnesotans turn to snuggling with strangers

Feeling lonely? Some Minnesotans turn to snuggling with strangers

While cozying up to a stranger might sound weird and paying for it might even sound fishy, cuddle proponents say its benefits are vast.
Are Lake Minnetonka cottages now an 'endangered species'?
Variety

Are Lake Minnetonka cottages now an 'endangered species'?

8:11am
It's the end of an era on Lake Minnetonka, as modest vintage houses increasingly make way for bigger, grander ones. Their elimination is dramatically changing the character of the Twin Cities' largest lake. "It's the rise of the McMansions," one critic says.
Proceeds from Zach Sobiech's 'Clouds' are helping crowdfund a cure
Variety

Proceeds from Zach Sobiech's 'Clouds' are helping crowdfund a cure

8:30am
The Zach Sobiech Osteosarcoma Fund crossed the million-dollar threshold last fall, increased the U's resources for research on osteosarcoma tenfold and fueled significant breakthroughs.
A year after opening its new concert hall, St. Paul's Ordway is hitting high notes
Stage & Arts

A year after opening its new concert hall, St. Paul's Ordway is hitting high notes

February 13
The St. Paul venue is drawing new – and more diverse – audiences while achieving harmony behind the scenes, too.
On Delta, more fares to choose from, but not in a good way
Variety

On Delta, more fares to choose from, but not in a good way

February 13
Delta Air Lines now is offering four levels of ticket fare: basic economy, main cabin, comfort-plus and first class. What gives?
Music

AC/DC, and more songs that wouldn't make it on Cupid's playlist

February 12
Unless you're an AC/DC fan, here are some sexist tunes to avoid on Valentine's Day.
TV & Media

Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger share the mic for HBO's 'Vinyl'

February 12
Martin Scorsese has never rocked out as hard as he has for "Vinyl," a new series about a label executive's inner war between a love for power and his love for soul music.
Today's Video
Event Calendar
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  • 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
    Wayzata Symphony Orchestra: Patrick Harison, accordion and bandoneon, performs with the orchestra for the “Twist of Tango” concert.
    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
    Wayzata Symphony Orchestra: Patrick Harison, accordion and bandoneon, performs with the orchestra for the “Twist of Tango” concert.
    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
    Wayzata Symphony Orchestra: Patrick Harison, accordion and bandoneon, performs with the orchestra for the “Twist of Tango” concert.
    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
    Wayzata Symphony Orchestra: Patrick Harison, accordion and bandoneon, performs with the orchestra for the “Twist of Tango” concert.
    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.