"Albatross' -- an excellent book on exceptional birds

One of a series of well-done animal profiles
Eat & Drink

Burger Friday: Taking on a beefy Iowa tradition at Dakota Junction in Mound

July 31
This week’s recommendation isn’t exactly a burger, but it’s close. It’s the Iowa tradition of the tavern — or loose meat — sandwich. Think of it as a burger, minus the patty.
Local

How Cecil hurt Yelp.

July 31
Consequences.
WCCO rallies 'round the flag
Variety

WCCO rallies 'round the flag

July 31
The TV station hopes to break a world record for most signatures on a flag.
TV on the Radio sprinkles its "Seeds" tour stop with a little "Purple Rain"
Variety

TV on the Radio sprinkles its "Seeds" tour stop with a little "Purple Rain"

July 31
Review: Brooklyn's art-rock heroes returned to First Ave on Thursday, ending a four-year hiatus there with a special finale.
Variety

Prince releases new single on Spotify, of all places, for free

July 31
It's called "Stare" -- and isn't available elsewhere yet
Variety

Friendly Rickie Lee Jones celebrates new album at the Cedar but her oldies rule

July 31
Jones offered eight songs from her new album and five from her debut.
Event Calendar
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  • Music
    Shania Twain: The queen of country pop retired in 2004 because of voice issues. After returning in 2012 with a Las Vegas residency, she’s undertaking a final arena tour and promises a new album next year.
    Arts and Entertainment
    New Works by So-and-So: Multimedia works by seven of the gallery’s regular artists.
    Family Events
  • Music
    Shania Twain: The queen of country pop retired in 2004 because of voice issues. After returning in 2012 with a Las Vegas residency, she’s undertaking a final arena tour and promises a new album next year.
    Arts and Entertainment
    New Works by So-and-So: Multimedia works by seven of the gallery’s regular artists.
    Family Events
  • Music
    Shania Twain: The queen of country pop retired in 2004 because of voice issues. After returning in 2012 with a Las Vegas residency, she’s undertaking a final arena tour and promises a new album next year.
    Arts and Entertainment
    New Works by So-and-So: Multimedia works by seven of the gallery’s regular artists.
    Family Events
  • Music
    Shania Twain: The queen of country pop retired in 2004 because of voice issues. After returning in 2012 with a Las Vegas residency, she’s undertaking a final arena tour and promises a new album next year.
    Arts and Entertainment
    New Works by So-and-So: Multimedia works by seven of the gallery’s regular artists.
    Family Events
  • Music
    Shania Twain: The queen of country pop retired in 2004 because of voice issues. After returning in 2012 with a Las Vegas residency, she’s undertaking a final arena tour and promises a new album next year.
    Arts and Entertainment
    New Works by So-and-So: Multimedia works by seven of the gallery’s regular artists.
    Family Events
Movies
special feature
“Duets” celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special report
More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
special project
Amid fall’s flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.