Great Minnesota Get-Together Named America's 'Best State Fair'Minnesotans already know it, but now it's official: The Minnesota State Fair is the best state fair in the country, according to USA Today readers.
Vote For Twin Cities In USA Today's Best Local Food Scene CompetitionUSA Today is holding their 10 Best Readers' Choice awards! The publication is asking readers to vote for their favorite things about their city, such as best water park, best farmers market, best al fresco dining and best local food scene.
Survey: Millennials Get More Financial Help Than Previous Generations A recent survey stated that millennials are getting more financial help from their parents than their parents did when they were that age. The USA TODAY/Bank of America survey shows 36 percent of millennials get help from their parents.
Northeast Minneapolis Ranked Best Art District In U.S.USA Today’s “10Best” website cited the many annual events in the area centered around the Northrup King Building, including the spring Art-A-Whirl, the fall Fine Arts Show and November’s Art Attack.
Packers Ready For Rematch In SeattleThe Green Bay Packers played the Seattle Seahawks in Week 1 as the first game of the season. This week, the Packers will look to avenge their 36-16 loss in the opener. Both teams are different teams than in that first meeting, but Bovada sees the Seahawks as 7.5 point favorites at home.
Glam Doll Ranked Among Top 10 Donut Shops In U.S.If you are still making your plans for National Doughnut Day, which occurs this Friday, there's one shop in the Twin Cities that may be a little tougher to get into. That's because USA Today just ranked Glam Doll Donuts in Minneapolis among their ten best doughnut shops in the entire country.
Lowertown Named A Top 'Up-And-Coming' 'HoodOne of the top "up and coming" neighborhoods in the country in right here in the Twin Cities. USA Today has named St. Paul's Lowertown neighborhood as one of the top 10 places to get into currently.
USA Today: St. Paul Is North America's 'Best Romantic Getaway'Move over, San Francisco. Step aside, Honolulu. Nice try, New Orleans. The most romantic getaway in North America is none other than Pig's Eye. Minnesota's capital was just named the winner of USA Today's "Best Romantic North American Getaway" poll.
1-9-14 Chris Christie In Trouble For BRIDGEGATE On The Morning News With Dave LeeHow big of a problem is BRIDGEGATE? Click the link to listen back to Dave's conversation with Paul Singer of USA Today.
St. Paul Leading 'Romantic Getaway' PollWhen it comes to the most romantic cities in the world, which ones comes to mind? Probably Paris, maybe Venice, perhaps even somewhere like Buenos Aires. How about adding Pig's Eye to that list? Scoff if you must, but Minnesota's capital is currently one of the finalists in USA Today's "Best Romantic North American Getaway" poll.
Sore Ribs Put Christian Ponder's Status For Vikings Game In London In DoubtChristian Ponder injured his ribs in last week's loss to the Cleveland Browns, which leaves his status for the Minnesota Vikings' Week 4 contest against the Pittsburgh Steelers in doubt. Leslie Frazier would like to name his starting quarterback Friday. The Vikings had two non-participants, five limited participants and three full participants at Thursday's practice.
Twin Cities Ranked Most Fit Metro Area In The NationFor the third year in a row, a major publication has ranked the Twin Cities as the most fit metropolitan area in the country. USA Today reported Wednesday morning that the Twin Cities has been ranked No. 1 in the entire country for fitness from the American College of Sports Medicine.