Brothers in harmony: Minnesota's Cactus Blossoms court national attention with vintage country sound

Brothers in harmony: Minnesota's Cactus Blossoms court national attention with vintage country sound

The Cactus Blossoms' Southern harmonies and sibling charm have brought them from the dusty bars of northeast Minneapolis to a national buzz.
Nature-loving couple design a home for the birds in Lake Elmo
Variety

Nature-loving couple design a home for the birds in Lake Elmo

5:26pm
A Utah couple's passion for bird-watching, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing lured them to Minnesota to build the retirement home of their dreams. The result: a modern interpretation of Prairie-School style with Scandinavian influences. It's the AIA Minnesota Home of the Month.
Sundance standouts you'll be hearing more about
Movies

Sundance standouts you'll be hearing more about

February 5
As the indie festival gives a first look at future hits, we also check out the weird and overhyped.
Twin Cities actor Tod Petersen is living life one chapter at a time
Stage & Arts

Twin Cities actor Tod Petersen is living life one chapter at a time

February 5
Local stage star Tod Petersen took a break to get off the grid and explore his love of life.
Outside Sydney, beaches and rock pools are a stunning combo
Variety

Outside Sydney, beaches and rock pools are a stunning combo

5:34pm
Outside Sydney, a path links a series of beaches where rock pools nestle at the ocean's edge.
Variety

Swedish meatballs from Marcus Samuelsson are a Super Bowl treat

February 5
Still working on your game-time menu? Win over a Super Bowl crowd with this last-minute party pleaser from Marcus Samuelsson.
TV & Media

Elton John straps in for Super Bowl version of James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke'

7:02pm
"The Late Late Show" picks up Elton John for its hit segment "Carpool Karaoke" after the Super Bowl.
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  • Music
    Minnesota Orchestra: Osmo Vänskä conducts Sibelius’ “Kullervo” featuring vocalists Lilli Paasikivi, Tommi Hakala and the YL Male Voice Choir of Finland.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Aeon: Portraits of Youth and Age: Works by Minneapolis painter Luke Hillestad.
    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: Part of the chamber music series, the latest concert includes a flute trio, string quartet, violin duo and piano quartet withworks by Kurtag and Takemitsu.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Aeon: Portraits of Youth and Age: Works by Minneapolis painter Luke Hillestad.
    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
    Dirty Dozen Brass Band: The veteran ensemble that grew out of Baptist church circles in 1977 is now one of the NOLA's best second-line music groups.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Aeon: Portraits of Youth and Age: Works by Minneapolis painter Luke Hillestad.
    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
    Dirty Dozen Brass Band: The veteran ensemble that grew out of Baptist church circles in 1977 is now one of the NOLA's best second-line music groups.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Aeon: Portraits of Youth and Age: Works by Minneapolis painter Luke Hillestad.
    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.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    Aeon: Portraits of Youth and Age: Works by Minneapolis painter Luke Hillestad.
    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.
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.