Mpls. Boy Puts On Magic Shows In Honor Of Friend With Rare Genetic ConditionEvery successful entertainer can draw in a crowd, and Aiden Kolata has learned how to put on a show. "He just wanted to do magic one day," Wade Kolata, Aiden's dad, said. "He's adding a trick every week, so he'll probably continue to add a magic trick as we go."
Twins Make Last Push Toward Post SeasonThe Minnesota Twins will wind down the regular season this weekend and the team is fighting its way to the post-season.
Minneapolis' 'Urban Orchard' Lets Folks Pick Unique Apples For FreeBe it SweeTango or Honeycrisp, certain apples make their way into every Minnesota orchard. But Sheila Mitchell also wanted something different. "I came from an apple background. I had a big orchard down in Jordan, Minnesota," Mitchell said. She already had the unusual setting, in the heart of Minneapolis, just feet from Lake of the isles. It is called "Urban Orchard."
Fans Show Up Bright & Early For SportsCenter In CollegevilleA long-standing rivalry in Minnesota college football was in the national spotlight Saturday. The University of St. Thomas and St. John's University faced off in Collegeville, but fans were in the stadium long before the two teams took the field.
Ragnar Still Hopes To Return As Vikings MascotRagnar, the popular Vikings mascot, says he believes his time with the team is not over.
Vikings Part Ways With Longtime Human Mascot, 'Ragnar'Ragnar, the heavily bearded mascot for the Minnesota Vikings, says he watched this weekend's game from home, and not out in the thick of the action. Ragnar has represented the team for more than two decades.
Ivey Awards To Honor Twin Cities TheaterThe Twin Cities has a vibrant theatre community and deep appreciation for the arts. And the best in the cities will be celebrated at the annual Ivey Awards Monday night at the Historic State Theater.
Vikings Stadium Construction Hits Milestone With 'Topping Out' CeremonyThis time next year, the Minnesota Vikings will be playing their first game in the new U.S. Bank Stadium. Crews hit a milestone Thursday in the construction effort. The Vikings celebrated the "topping out" of the building, marking the point when the highest or last steel beam is put into place.
Police: Hundreds Of Stolen Items Found In North Minneapolis HomeThe search of a Twin Cities home uncovered a crime spree going back nearly 10 years. Police recovered more than 500 stolen items from a house in north Minneapolis. All of the evidence is believed to have come from vehicle thefts at a downtown parking ramp.
Minnesota DNR Using Dogs To Sniff Out Zebra MusselsWhether you're launching or leaving the water, the search for zebra mussels is now part of the boating culture. At boat launch check points, DNR conservation officer Julie Siems doesn't rely on just the naked eye to scan boats. She has a more powerful tool.
Dentist Who Killed Cecil The Lion Returns To WorkThe Bloomington dentist that sparked world-wide controversy after killing a beloved lion in Zimbabwe returned to work Tuesday.
Where Does Everything Go When The State Fair Ends?As soon as the festivities come to an end, the vendors start packing up and heading home. But what happens to all the excess supplies after the fair is over?