Top 10 Viking Metal Songs For Your Gameday PlaylistIf you're feeling a little nervous about the Minnesota Vikings' chances against the Arizona Cardinals this evening during Thursday Night Football -- given the number of hits their D line has taken -- maybe what you need is a fresh playlist to help you get amped up.
Pen Pal Opens Up A Whole New World To Hibbing BoyOne Minnesota boy is learning how the power of the written word can bring two strangers together. Eight-year-old Braxton Lautizi has people from around the world who want to be his pen pal, and it all started with a request over social media.
Wild Re-Sign Restricted Free Agent Folin For 2 YearsThe Minnesota Wild have re-signed defenseman Christian Folin to a two-year contract. The deal was done Saturday with the restricted free agent.
Up With Umlauts: Lindstrom, Minnesota, To Get Its Dots BackMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is playing punctuation police when it comes to the state's road signs — umlauts included.
Minnesotans Diggins, Gregg Earn Cross-Country Medals At WorldsNo American woman had ever won a major championship medal in a long distance cross-country skiing race before Tuesday. Minnesota natives Jessie Diggins and Caitlin Gregg made it two in one day.
Sample Swedish Delicacies At The American Swedish InstituteThere's no doubt that Minnesotans love to embrace their Nordic culture, especially this time of year. Lutefisk is a favorite for the Norwegians, but the Swedish have their holiday dishes as well.
Study: Drinking Lots Of Milk Might Not Be Good For YouWe've long heard that drinking milk can help our bones and overall health. But a new study out Thursday morning says drinking lots of milk could actually be bad for you.
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.
Nordic Reality Show Seeking Swedes From Fargo AreaA Swedish reality TV show that features 10 Americans competing in various cultural events is entering its fourth season and casting officials say something is missing. They want someone from the Fargo area.
Local Music Tap: Minn. Vivaldi FestivalAs many of us know, Scandinavian culture is engrained in Minnesota culture. Soon, you can hear the sounds of Scandinavia's Vivaldi and other performances – without having to travel outside the country or state.
Destination: StockholmIf you appreciate delicious food paired with locally-distilled spirits, Instagram-worthy waterside views, and stunningly attractive locals, add Stockholm, Denver to your travel bucket list.
Hockey Players Sharpen Skills Playing Sweden’s Bandy If you want to play the game, it pays to learn from the best. In Sweden, the sport of Bandy is about as popular as a game can get.

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