Varsity Theatre's Restroom Nominated As 1 Of Nation's Top 10When you think of where one of the best restrooms in the country might be, Dinkytown in Minneapolis might not come to mind. But, in a contest by the restroom services company Cintas, the Varsity Theater restroom has been nominated as one of the 10 best in the country.
Mpls. South High Senior Wins Nat'l Debate CompetitionMinneapolis South High senior Lillie Ouellette-Howitz has been crowned a national debate champion after taking first in public speaking at the George W. Bush Institute’s annual national high school economic debate competition in Dallas, Texas.
DeRusha Eats: Kramarczuk's Cookbook Shares Some Delicious Family SecretsKramarczuk's was recently honored with one of the top prizes in the national food world, and now you can make their famous recipes at home. Jason DeRusha eats at the Nordeast sausage institution.
Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The SunshineEveryone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.
MN's Signa Saunders Remembered On Nat'l Donut DaySigna Saunders, of Brainerd, Minn., boarded a ship for France in 1918 alongside soldiers headed into battle with the goal of doling out donuts for those in the line of fire. She recalled in her memoir, "Soldiers, Sinkers and Pie," what it was like to be on board.
Minn. House Passes Steep Bump To Minimum Wage Minnesota's lowest-wage workers are closing in on a government-mandated raise.
Beyond Bounds: UST's Ace Also Hits, Eyes The MLB DraftWhat Dylan Thomas has – a right arm that throws 93 mph with more than enough control to be named the 2012 MIAC's Pitcher of the Year.
Mpls' Successful Cellular Amber Alert Was The Nation's FirstWednesday's quick and safe recovery of an abducted 8-month-old Minneapolis child was not only the first time an Amber Alert was sent to Minnesota cell phones, but it was the first time in the United States that a cell phone alert successfully helped recover a missing child.
Ritchie: Minnesota Officially No. 1 In VotingMinnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie says Minnesota tops the nation when it comes to voters.
Minnetonka Wins National Cheer ChampionshipA big congratulations to the new National Cheer Champions.
Minn. Gets $280M In National Mortgage SettlementState officials say Minnesota mortgage borrowers will be eligible for a total of $280 million from a national settlement between states and the country's biggest mortgage lenders.
National Test Shows Minn. Kids Still Above AverageNew scores on a national test of math and reading skills show Minnesota students remain above average, but several other states are pulling ahead.
Rolling Twins Win National Wheelchair Softball TourneyIt may be too early to decide the fate of one local Twins team but for another, the victory has been sealed.