Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsThere's so much going on this weekend, from store openings to high fashion to a fundraiser with your dog. So, crack out your calendar, because we have some ideas on how to make the most out of your weekend.
3-Day Walk For Breast Cancer Cure Raises $2 MillionThe Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day has raised $2 million for breast cancer research and community outreach programs, the organization announced Monday. Nearly 1,000 people took part in the 60-mile walk, which ended Sunday at the Minnesota State Capitol.
I-94 & I-90 To See Extra Patrols This WeekendDrivers in 15 states – including Minnesota -- are being asked to take part in a challenge on Interstate 90 and 94. If you're driving on the two interstates from Aug. 1 through Aug. 4, expect to see extra patrols.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's the last weekend of July, and there is absolutely no shortage of great things to do as summer gets ready to move into its final stretch. Here are three great suggestions to get you started.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsRain or shine -- here are some of the best ideas Jason Matheson came up with for this weekend.
Mosquito Population 'Explodes' After Holiday WeekendNow that the weather's getting nice, Minnesota's most common pest is popping out. The Metropolitan Mosquito Control District said over the Memorial Day weekend there was an explosion in the mosquito population.
From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day WeekendMemorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.
Movie Blog: Top Most Romantic Movies (And The Least)While compiling a list of the best romantic movies, many of the titles I immediately shortlisted actually functioned as "anti-romantic" classics. And furthermore, many of the titles that were still technically lush, swooning depictions of starry-eyed bliss still retained elements of unrequited love.
Plenty Of Highway Closures For This WeekendIt appears we are right smack dab in the middle of our least favorite season in Minnesota -- construction. As such, a number of road construction projects will tangle up traffic through the weekend.
Road Work Hampers Highway 62, 169 and I-35W This WeekendThere are three potential headaches awaiting motorists in the metro this weekend. A section of Highway 62 -- between Highway 100 and 35W -- is closed in both directions for the weekend, as crews are demolishing the Penn Avenue Bridge. The closure will last until 5 Monday morning, and detours are posted.
With Time Short, Minn. Lawmakers Meet Over WeekendThe Minnesota Legislature is meeting over the weekend as the clock counts down on the regular session. The House and Senate are both convening Saturday.
Morrissey's Irish Pub Opens Just in Time For St. Patrick’s Day Large crowds are expected at pubs across the Twin Cities to celebrate St. Patrick's Day this weekend. Festivities are expected to start as early Friday evening and last through Sunday night and into Monday.