A Stillwater toddler with Down syndrome made quite an impression when she appeared in a Target ad last December. Izzy Bradley was chosen after the retailer put out a call for children with disabilities to take part in a photo shoot. The ad and the news coverage about Izzy went viral, and now many more retailers are looking for kids like her.
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This holiday season, the Walker Art Center carries on its 28-year tradition as host to the British Arrows Awards.
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Minnesota 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan is the target of a barrage of Republican advertising with a tough, emotional edge. The ads from the Republican Congressional Committee make the claim that the Democratic Congressman is soft on terrorists.
Say goodbye to “More to Explore.” Minnesota tourism promoters are ushering in a new slogan that focuses on “Only in Minnesota” experiences as part of their largest-ever advertising campaign.
Minnesota’s health exchange is airing new TV ads with testimonials from people who saved money buying insurance on MNsure.
The campaign arm for Minnesota Democratic state senators agreed Tuesday to pay a $100,000 civil penalty to resolve an investigation over ads in the 2012 election, one of the largest fines levied in a state political case.
Are retailers getting blowback for pushing the Holiday Shopping Season so early on?
Dennis Rodman ad is great!
Make Minnesota a must-see. That’s the goal of an advertising contract that the state’s tourism agency is seeking to fill. Explore Minnesota put out a call Monday for ad firms to bid on a marketing and promotion contract due to start on Jan. 1 and run through March of 2015.
North Dakota is promoting its business climate at Minnesota’s expense, and some politicians are not happy about it. The Greater North Dakota Chamber has created billboards that mock proposals in the Minnesota Legislature, including bills that would raise certain taxes.
To Christian Young and Nengi Clement, it’s the best job they’ve ever had. For a person living with autism, jobs can be hard to find.
If you live in Minneapolis, you can recycle your yogurt cup. But you can’t in St. Paul.
The push by the Minnesota Vikings for state money for a new stadium is back on the agenda this week at the Capitol.
Mpls St Paul business journal has the story of a new General Mills ad campaign featuring Cheech and Chong.
South Dakota, which markets itself as “Great Faces, Great Places,” is using Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s smile to lure business from neighboring states. Officials say the two-month effort has led to 50 prospects, with another month to go.
A 10 Year Old Girl is made up to be Model….and some folks are crying foul. Are you? Can you say Jon Benet Ramsey?
The Latest Got Milk campaign has some people up in arms.
Super Bowl ad controversies have become nearly as interesting as the commercials that get on the air, maybe more so, and that’s surely the case with the latest spot rejected by Fox Sports: A 30-second ad aimed at getting viewers to check out the familiar gospel verse, John 3:16
City council member calls planned ad “disgusting”
Bill Hillsman of Northwoods Advertising on negative political ads Who would steal a Hugo mom’s truck and her daughter’s wheelchair To help Kristin, you can go to her Facebook page and let her know. Bill […]
Last year, Chrysler closed down several car dealerships across the country. Fury Motors in Lake Elmo was one such operation. But owner Jim Leonard didn’t take the news lightly. He fought back and recently won […]