Magazine
June 12
Josephine Camilleri (center), Kris Johnson left and Eileen Schroeder worked out at the Dan Abraham healthy living center Thursday April 4, 2019 in Roc

A Mayo scientist wants to help you live longer — and better

A Mayo Clinic scientist promotes health on a physical — and cellular — level.
TV & Media
June 12
Louie Anderson, left, and Zach Galifianakis in “Baskets.”

Neal Justin's TV picks for June 13: 'The Real World,' 'The Chef Show,' 'Baskets'

Still keeping it real “The Real World,” once as much a part of the MTV family as Madonna videos, has moved to social media. The…
TV & Media
June 12
Nathan Lane, left, and playwright Terrence McNally often worked together. PBS’ “American Masters” will present “Terrence McNally: Every Act of

Playwright Terrence McNally looks back at legendary career in new PBS documentary

New PBS documentary offers a master class on an influential figure in American theater.
Eat & Drink
June 12
Cajun restaurant Bistro La Roux in Circle Pines is closing June 29, 2019.

Cajun restaurant in Circle Pines that started as a popular food truck will close this month

Say goodbye to smoked alligator and crawfish boils, for now.
June 12
Mini Fruit Galettes.

Dessert for a crowd with mini galettes

For breezy entertaining, these hand-held treats are easier to make than pie.
Eat & Drink
June 12
Deep-dish pizza at the Fitz.

6 restaurants you should know about in St. Paul

From pizza to pulled pork, the St. Paul dining scene continues to grow.
Stage & Arts
June 12
Hatcher

For 32nd year, Illusion Theater serves up new plays with Fresh Ink series

Fresh Ink serves three new playsOpens Thursday: Don't look now, but Illusion Theater's Fresh Ink workshop series is 32 years old. The 2019 installment features…
TV & Media
June 12
From left, Bryan Cranston, Jahi Di’Allo Winston and Kevin Hart in “The Upside.”

Nielsen ratings: Slam dunk for NBA Finals; 'Upside' remains top film rental

Here are the top 20 broadcast TV shows for the week of June 3-9 (Monday to Sunday), based on the number of viewers, according to…
Variety
June 12

Ask Amy: Dad is horrified by daughter's gun in the house

Dear Amy: This week I learned that my intelligent, hardworking, responsible 24-year-old daughter (who lives with me) is a gun owner! And it's not…
June 12

Minnesota company plans data center in Nebraska

A Minnesota company plans to build a $7.65 million data center at the Tech One Crossing Technology Park in the south-central Nebraska city of Kearney.
Duluth
June 12
Scott Wolter's collection of Lake Superior agates is a collection "that can't be duplicated," he says.

The magic and mystery behind Lake Superior agates, the state stone

If you plan to ask Scott Wolter about Lake Superior agates, make yourself comfortable. The rock hound has a lot to say. It takes time…
Magazine
June 12
A clothes display rack inside Bibelot Good Style Friday, April 12, 2019, in Minneapolis, MN.

Here's what to expect from the new Bibelot-GoodThings boutiques

The (storied) history: Bibelot was a Twin Cities institution. For 52 years, owner Roxy Freese ran the gift and women’s apparel boutiques, which ultimately expanded…
Celebrities
June 12
Ready for prime time: Jamie Yuccas is prepared for whatever CBS throws her way. Her ties to the Midwest make her a natural for the area’s big storie

Former WCCO anchor Jamie Yuccas finds calm in a chaotic career

As a CBS News correspondent based in California, she's fattening a résumé that could very well lead to a network anchor position or a spot with "60 Minutes."
Music
June 12
At Xcel on Tuesday, New Kids on the Block brought their “opening” acts out on stage all night.

30 years on, New Kids on the Block have the right stuff in St. Paul concert

Review: They teamed up with Salt-N-Pepa, Tiffany and other oldies.
Home & Garden
June 11
A tufted puffin in Alaska.

Why are so many dead birds washing ashore on the Alaskan coast?

Scientists have been finding dead birds along Bering Sea coasts for years, and the number has risen recently.
Magazine
June 11
Former Vice President Walter Mondale on the balcony of his Mill District condo, which is a short drive from his office at Dorsey & Whitney.

Walter Mondale still in demand and politically engaged at 91

While the grind of an election campaign is well behind him and his hair is now white, he's still engaged and the demands on his time don't stop.
June 11
Ethan Brown, center, CEO of Beyond Meat, attends the Opening Bell ceremony with guests to celebrate the company's IPO on May 2.

Is Beyond Meat overcooked?

The price for a share of Beyond Meat almost tripled on the first day of trading in May and that was just a taste of what was to come.
Variety
June 11
A scientist by day, Franklin Adams tries to blow bubbles at night.

6 ways Minnesota adults can play like kids again

Studies have shown that a playful mind-set is associated with lower stress, greater life satisfaction and happiness, more participation in social activities, and…
Magazine
June 11
A scientist by day, Franklin Adams tries to blow bubbles at night.

Adults can use play to improve their mental health

A playful mindset is associated with lower stress, greater life satisfaction and happiness.
Variety
June 11

Springboard for the Arts receives $1M for new St. Paul arts hub

The nonprofit group has raised more than $3 million for renovation of an old auto dealership on University Av.
Movies