TV & Media
January 26
Buck, left, voiced by Simon Pegg, and Zee, voiced by Justina Machado, in “The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild.”

Newest 'Ice Age' movie will melt your heart

What our critics are watching this weekend.
Recipes
January 26
Spaghetti with Olive Oil, Garlic and Spinach.

Quality ingredients help make the perfect weeknight pasta

When a recipe's ingredient list is short, buying the best is even more important.
Recipes
January 26
The slightly sweet taste of lamb is a good match for earthy beans in this lamb chili.

Take the chill off with a new chili recipe

Lamb stands in for beef in this variation, but you can use whatever protein suits you.
Eat & Drink
January 26
The bone-in pork chop is prepared with an herb brine, miso apple compote, and crispy onions at The Creekside Supper Club.

First look: The Creekside, south Minneapolis' new-yet-old-school supper club

Bringing the essence of Wisconsin country roads to the Twin Cities, the Creekside Supper Club and Lounge is all about the classics.
Variety
January 26

Ask Amy: Don't wait any longer to reach out to others

Dear Amy: I have noticed that in many of the discussions about COVID-19, you and others have said things like, "When this is over, we…
TV & Media
January 26
Milo Ventimiglia

'This Is Us' star pitches series about Minnesota girls hockey to NBC

Milo Ventimiglia's company is behind the proposed drama.
Variety
January 26
St. Paul Winter Carnival Bar. Photo: Brandon Werth

10 reasons to check out Great Northern fest all around the Twin Cities

The wintry celebration begins Thursday.
Taste
January 26
Bartender Dan Odell garnishes the “Not Hot Toddy” with a lemon at WA Frost and Company in St. Paul, Minn. The drink substitutes whiskey with the G

Where to find the best alcohol-free cocktails in the Twin Cities area

These 16 spots are serving delicious drinks, minus the alcohol.
Weather
January 25
Runner Scott White of Minneapolis braved the frigid cold while crossing the Mississippi River on the Stone Arch Bridge as temps hovered around minus 8

As windchills hit minus double digits, here's your cold weather survival guide

Tips on how to dress, drive and use public transportation during brutally cold weather.
Variety
January 25
Broken wrists are a common event following a winter storm because pedestrians often fall.

Don't let winter injuries take you down

Winter is a wonderful time of year, especially if you can avoid slipping, falling and getting hurt.Dr. Sanjeev Kakar, a Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon who…
Variety
January 25
With Covid precautions in place, saunas have reopened around the Twin Cities.

Gonna make you sweat: Twin Cities has abundant sauna options

From the 612 Sauna Society to the Hewing Hotel, the Scandinavian tradition comes in all forms.
TV & Media
January 25
Corey Stoll as Michael “Mike” Prince in Showtime’s “Billions.”

There's a new face of fortune in 'Billions'

Season 6 begins with Corey Stoll cementing his place as the head of a newly formed company.
TV & Media
January 25
 Liz Collin is leaving WCCO after nearly 14 years.

Liz Collin, WCCO anchor and wife of former police union chief Bob Kroll, leaves station

The Worthington native had been with the CBS affiliate for 14 years.
Home & Garden
January 25
The barn owl family found in LaCrosse, Wis., in October.

Recordings show an unexpected number of barn owls in Minnesota

Security camera captured the distinctive — and creepy — cry of wild barn owls.
Variety
January 25
Amalia Harder, 7, worked on her homework while her parents made dinner at their home in Chicago on Jan. 4, 2022.

Yuen: A working mom's anthem to another round of quarantine

Hello, lockdown, my old friend./Here's a song that I have penned.
Variety
January 25
Zoom mullet attire: button shirt on top, bare feet on the bottom.

What's a 'Zoom mullet' and am I wearing one? Should I be?

Research compares the psychological impact of professional, casual or mixed remote workwear.
TV & Media
January 24
Louie Anderson earned late-career acclaim for his role in the FX sitcom, “Baskets,” receiving three Emmy nominations and winning one in 2016.

Neal Justin: Why I adored Louie Anderson

TV critic Neal Justin shares his favorite memories of the late comic.
Stage & Arts
January 24
In 2020, filmmaker E.G. Bailey, right, worked with Guthrie artistic director Joseph Haj, left, and actor Nathaniel Fuller to film “Dickens’ Holida

Guthrie Theater finishes pandemic year in the black

The theater attributed it to COVID-relief funds, cost-cutting measures and generous donations.
Business
January 24
Bob Dylan, performing in 2010 in London.

Sony Music buys Dylan's catalog of recordings

Variety put the value of the deal at $150 million to $200 million.
Stage & Arts
January 24
Musetta (Katherine Henly, with rose) sings in a cafe, with (from left) Siena Forest, Benjamin Dutcher and Tony Potts in “La Bohème” at Theater La

'La Bohème' finds love and glorious music in a dingy attic

Review: Theater Latté Da takes an intimate look at an operatic classic.