For Eric Dayton, The 'North' Brand Is About Pride In Minnesota's WintersLong gone are the days when Eric Dayton was primarily known for being Gov. Mark Dayton's son. This week alone, the 37-year-old CEO of Askov Finlayson is rolling out a new partnership with Target as well a new initiative for his climate-conscious clothing company.
Askov Finlayson Promises To Give 110 Percent To 'Keep The North Cold'Askov Finlayson, the downtown Minneapolis outfitter behind the rebranding of Minnesota as “the North,” is putting its money where its mouth is in its fight against climate change.
Sayonara Skyways? Eric Dayton Op-Ed Sparks Fierce DebateThe Skyway Avoidance Society argues the skyways rob our streets of the energy and vitality that comes with foot traffic.
Hate The Skyways? Join The Club!Two downtown Minneapolis business owners are calling for people to avoid one of the area's most iconic characters: the skyway system.
DeRusha Eats: The Bachelor Farmer If the first thing you think of when you hear "Swedish chef" is the Muppets character, then maybe you need to start thinking of Paul Berglund. He has a picture of his felt counterpart in the kitchen of the Bachelor Farmer, the red-hot North Loop Minneapolis restaurant. "A liver pate is one of my favorite things," Berglund said.
Gov. Mark Dayton Now 'Gov. Grandpa'Gov. Mark Dayton is a grandfather for the first time. The governor announced on his Facebook page Thursday that his son Eric and daughter-in-law Cory are parents of a newborn son.
Bon Appetit Ranks Bachelor Farmer As 6th Best In AmericaOne of America's hottest new restaurants is right here in the Twin Cities. "Bon Appetit" magazine ranked Bachelor Farmer and Marvel Bar as the sixth best on its "Hot 10 List: 2012."
Good Question: What Does Dropping $40,000 On Political Fundraisers Get You?On Friday, President Barack Obama will be in Minneapolis, visiting the Honeywell campus, but he's also raising money. And tickets to his fundraiser can cost up to $40,000 a pop.