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Laddy, a 7-year-old border collie who was missing for two days, has been found two blocks from his Iowa home — stuck up a tree. Laddy may have run up the oak’s gradually sloping trunk but then became too scared to run back down.
Three Twin Cities suburbs were named among the best places to live in America, according to Money Magazine, and Chanhassen was near the head of the pack for the entire country.
KDWB-FM radio host Dave Ryan is feeling the heat of controversy after he poked fun at several Minnesota schools on Twitter. While the series of tweets had some people laughing, the Minnesota Department of Education was not amused.
Minneapolis’ most famous pint-sized rap stars are taking it to the next level. The hip-hop group created the viral hit “Hot Cheetos and Takis” last summer. Now, they are now being featured in the back-to-school campaign for Kmart.
Police say that a woman bit another woman’s breast during a fight in north Minneapolis last week. The police report says the fight happened in the vicinity of the intersection of Lyndale and Lowry Avenues North last Thursday afternoon.
Organizers of the annual international ArtPrize competition in Michigan say an Internet Cat Video Festival will be part of this year’s event. The free Sept. 27 showing at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids is being put on by the Walker Art Center.
A 5-month-old baby is being treated for potential exposure to rabies after the child was bitten several times in the face by a skunk in Morrison County. Sheriff’s officials say the baby was outside in a child seat.
If you get great service in a restaurant, what do you leave for a tip? — 20, 25 percent?
The University of Minnesota unveiled its entry Thursday for the World Solar Challenge.
University of Minnesota police officers say they warned two students after they were caught engaged in sexual activity at the U’s Bell Museum last week. A 21-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were discovered at the museum.
On Monday, Jason DeRusha paid a viewer $20 for a box of the new edition Twinkies from Hostess. This morning, he may be wishing he had a couple bucks back. Those tasty little sponge cakes are back, but smaller than you remember.
A Mankato college student’s spoof video of an apparently tumorous rabbit that he dubbed Frankenstein has attracted hundreds of thousands of Internet viewers. Gunnar Boettcher and his brother put together the video after seeing the rabbit.
An old spot to get classic Italian food in the Twin Cities is now being named one of the best drive-ins in the country. The Dari-ette in St. Paul has been named one of the top 11 by Thrillist.com.
One Minnesota club doesn’t want your kids to back down from a fight. Instead, they want them to embrace that energy and pick up a sword. The Minnesota Sword Club has been around for 30 years.