St. Paddy’s Day
It’s St. Patrick’s Day and if you’re looking for a place to go, we have a few ideas. There will be two big St. Patrick’s Day parades.
Every year on March 17, everyone’s a little Irish — even if it’s painfully obvious we’re not. According to your votes, Stillwater’s Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter German restaurant serves the best corned beef and cabbage in Minnesota, a typically Irish dish.
Seraphina and Katlyn are matching Shih Tzu dogs, out strolling on this St. Patrick’s Day. Owner Joan Redwing has them decked out with matching t-shirts that read “I HEART My Irish Mom.”
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety said 246 people were busted for drunken driving as a result of stepped-up patrols during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
The biggest crowds they can remember — that was the word on 7th Street in St. Paul the day after St. Patrick’s Day.
Forty-three impaired drivers were arrested between noon Saturday and 4 a.m. Sunday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.