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Best Museum Exhibits This Spring In Minnesota

Get your culture on this spring with some of the best museum exhibits in Minnesota.

02/24/2014

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Wander Minnesota: Vivian Maier – There’s Still Time

If you haven’t yet taken in the Vivian Maier exhibit at the Minneapolis Photo Center, heads up—it’s still here for another week, through March 1, and it’s well worth a visit. Vivian Maier is a rather mysterious figure who worked as a nanny in the Chicago area for most of her adult life in order to earn money for her passion: photography. Outside of work hours, she shot tens of thousands of photos of life in Chicago (as well as the occasional journey outside of the Chicago area), capturing all manner of street life and sides of humanity.

02/21/2014

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Best Upcoming Comedy Shows In Minnesota

Six superlative comedy shows are coming soon to Minnesota.

02/17/2014

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Best Art Supply Stores In Minnesota

Whether you’re a graphic designer, a kitchen table scrapbooker or a paint-by-numbers type, you’ll find the products you need at these top Minnesota stores for artists.

02/10/2014

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Top 5 Opening Ceremonies At The Olympic Games

The Winter Olympics in Sochi start Friday. Check out the top 5 Opening Ceremonies ever.

02/05/2014

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Best Upcoming Art Festivals In Minnesota

As the spring season stirs our urge to get out of doors and explore, here are the five best upcoming art festivals in Minnesota.

02/03/2014

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Top 5 Super Bowl Commercials

People watch the Super Bowl for the commercials as well as the football. Here are the top 5.

01/29/2014

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Best Date Night Shows For Valentine’s Day In Minnesota

Take in a show with your valentine this year.

01/27/2014

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Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In Minnesota

Be a part of celebrating the Lunar New Year at any of these Minnesota events.

01/20/2014

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Best Books For Finding Love This Valentine’s Day

Looking for that perfect book for your loved one? Our friends at Simon & Schuster have a lot of fantastic dating guides and a few less-traditional reads to help you feel the love this Valentine’s Day.

01/19/2014

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Best Language Classes In Minnesota

Learn some of the world’s languages at these local institutions.

01/13/2014

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Best Fitness And Dance Studios In Minnesota

Dance yourself into shape at these studios in Minnesota.

01/06/2014

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Best Ceramics Classes For Adults In Minnesota

Read on for five great places in Minnesota where grown-ups can take classes and learn the timeless craft of ceramic art.

12/30/2013

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Best Minnesota Theater Productions Of 2013

Minnesota, the land of lakes, is also the land of many quality theaters. Here are a few productions from 2013 that stand out for their own unique merits.

12/23/2013

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Best Places To See New Year’s Eve Fireworks And Holiday Lights In Minnesota

Throughout the state, Minnesota venues offer light shows and flashy fireworks to celebrate the end of the year. Check out any of these events to start off the year on a positive note.

12/16/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Holiday TV Special?

On Rudolph, on Frosty, on Elf on the Shelf! Choose your favorite holiday TV special in this edition of Pick-A-Side!

12/09/2013

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Best Places In Minnesota To Give Back This Holiday Season

Take time to help out someone less fortunate this holiday season at these Minnesota spots.

12/09/2013

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Best Holiday Celebrations In Minnesota

Bring light to the dark winter nights, warmth to the seasonal cold and spirit to a dull world. At least one of these five upcoming holiday events will brighten your day, warm your heart and uplift your spirits.

12/02/2013

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For MN’s Best Movie Theater

In 1914, with the world on the brink of war and Woodrow Wilson in the White House, the Cozy Theatre opened its doors on Jefferson Street in Wadena.

11/28/2013

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Best Choirs In Minnesota

Six Minnesota choirs will bring you to the edge of your seat.

11/25/2013

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Best Local Poets In Minnesota

With the beauty of the Midwest as a backdrop for creativity, local poets are found in abundance in Minnesota. Check out these popular poets that hail from Minnesota.

11/18/2013

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Best Alternatives To Shopping On Black Friday In Minnesota

Avoid the shopping frenzy and do something fun on Black Friday.

11/11/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite War Movie?

Which war movie, in your opinion, stands out from all the rest? Make your choice in this Pick-a-Side!

11/09/2013

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Best Veterans Day Events In Minnesota

Veterans Day is coming soon. Honor the nation’s veterans by attending one of these local events in Minnesota.

11/04/2013

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Top 5 Dumbest Athlete Tweets

What happens when athletes exercise poor judgment? Dumb athlete tweets, of course.

11/02/2013

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Behind The Scenes Of ‘Wicked: The Musical’

A big Broadway show has rolled into town. The set of “Wicked” was unloaded into the Orpheum Theatre Tuesday morning. The show opens Wednesday and runs for six weeks, through Oct. 27.

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