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.
Minnesota Named 2nd Happiest State In 2015 Minnesota has been named one of the happiest states in America in 2015. The Land of 10,000 Lakes clinched the No. 2 spot on a recent list from WalletHub. The financial website listed all 50 states and the District of Columbia from most happy to least happy.
Loews Minneapolis Named 'Best Hotel' In MinnesotaIf you're looking for a place to lay down your weary load, look no further than Loews Minneapolis. It's been deemed the best hotel in the state, according to a recent ranking by MSN Travel.
LinkedIn: Minneapolis-St. Paul A Top Destination For Recent GradsThe Twin Cities have made yet another list. Minneapolis-St. Paul was named one of the top destination cities for attracting recent graduates. LinkedIn compiled a list of the top 10 destination cities that were most popular for recent college grads.
12 Types Of People You See At A Baseball GameHave you ever really looked around at the types of people in the crowd during a baseball game? Well, maybe now you will.
MN Restaurants, Chefs Get James Beard NomsThe "Academy Awards of the food world" announced its prestigious list of finalists on Tuesday, giving several nods to Minnesota chefs and restaurants. The final list of James Beard Award nominations cut the <a href="http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2014/02/19/mn-chefs-restaurants-get-james-beard-semifinalist-nods/">long list of semifinalists</a> down to the top five in each category.
MN Chefs, Restaurants Get James Beard Semifinalist NodsThere's no denying the culinary prowess coming out of Twin Cities kitchens today. Several Minnesota chefs and restaurants are consistently recognized on a national scale -- and by the prestigious James Beard Award Foundation.
BabyCenter Releases Top Baby Names For 2013Many new parents these days are looking for more meaning in the names they give their babies. Naming babies after celebrities is apparently on the way out. Naming babies after relatives is in. Particularly after grandparents and great-grandparents.
More On The Archdiocese's List Of Accused Priests The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis said that with a court's permission, it plans this month to release the names of some priests who sexually abused children. Archbishop John Nienstedt said the initial disclosure will be limited to priests who live in the archdiocese and have substantiated claims of abuse of a minor.
Local Music Tap: McNally Smith Makes 'Best College For Vets' ListMilitary Times Edge magazine has named St. Paul's McNally Smith College of Music one of the best colleges for veterans.
What Minnesotans Made The Forbes' 400 Richest List?Microsoft founder Bill Gates is still America's richest man. It's the 20th year in a row Gates has been at the top of Forbes Magazine's 400 richest list.
Is Justin Morneau's Home Run Power Back?Is the power back on? It's a question a whole lot of Twin Cities residents were asking last week. And it's one that a whole lot of Twins fans were asking about in terms of Justin Morneau on Sunday night.
What New Foods Will Be At The MN State Fair?Gastronomic adventurists and fans of all things deep fried have a number of new reasons to rejoice this year. The Minnesota State Fair has announced a line-up of almost 50 new food items to debut at the 2013 event.
BWCA Makes Annual Top 10 Endangered Rivers List The Boundary Waters Canoe Area has made an environmental group's annual Top 10 list of the country's most endangered rivers.
Bachmann Wants Wider I-94; Not Atop MnDOT List Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann says she's working to muster support in Minnesota and Washington for money to add a new Interstate 94 lane in each direction between the western suburbs and St. Cloud.