Minnesotans Feeling Optimistic, Hopeful For 2021Around 200 people jumped in a freezing Lake Minnetonka for a polar plunge to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project and Minnesota veterans. They said it was the perfect way to wash away all the bad that happened in 2020.
What Psychic Nikki Sees For Us In 2020 And Beyond… Think RobotsPsychic Nikki makes her predictions for 2020 and beyond, looking at the issues that will matter in the coming year and decade.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment (And New Year's) Best BetsMany of you have this week off, but some of us are still Workin’ for the Weekend. And if you are looking for fun ways to ring in the New Year, we have you covered.
New Year Ushers In New Laws In MinnesotaFriday ushers in the New Year and also brings new laws to Minnesota. Most new laws took effect over the summer but a handful start Friday, including proof of insurance upon vehicle registration.
Psychologist Offers Advice On Dealing With 'Holiday Blues'This can be a difficult time with the financial strain of buying gifts, anxiety caused by relatives who are visiting, or loneliness as a result of loved ones who are now gone.
Meet One Of The First Babies Of 2015!While we welcomed the New Year, a Minneapolis woman was delivering her first child. Little Kaleah Williams was born at 12:17 a.m. Thursday at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville. Her mom, Kathryn, went into labor around 7 p.m. Wednesday night.
Thousands Flock To St. Paul’s Hmong New YearIt's a special weekend for Minnesota's Hmong community. Friday is the beginning of a three-day Hmong New Year event at the St. Paul RiverCentre. Organizers say they expect about 20-000 – 30,000 people Friday, but many more during the rest of the weekend.
Wander Minnesota: Post-New Year’s CelebratingOnce we get past ringing in the New Year, we have a few days’ grace period before 2014 really kicks in. Kids may still be home from school, people may still be taking vacation, but once the holiday decorations are put away and the Christmas thank-you notes are dispatched, what’s left to do? Plenty. Around the state, there are several opportunities to keep the festivities going.
Minnesota's Best Of 2013As 2014 draws closer, it's time to look back on 2013's high points in Minnesota. Join us in celebrating 2013's successes by checking out our top five posts in Minnesota below.
Best Healthy And Diet Books For The New YearWith New Year’s just around the corner, you’re ready to be fitter, trimmer, and healthier. These great books from Simon & Schuster will help you kick off 2014 the right way—and stick to your health resolutions this year.
Bite Of Minnesota: Cinnamon Stick PuffsHappy New Year! Now that all of the obligatory holiday duties have passed, it’s nice to relax and plan for the new year.
Jordana's Blog: My New Year ... More Or LessSo I atoned, I apologized, I prayed, I fasted. Now it's time to set intentions to be better. There is no way I'm going to eat healthier, exercise more or be nicer (never gonna happen). So let's get to the stuff I may actually have a shot at.
Weather Blog: Wind, Rain, Snow Usher In The New YearA winter storm warning is in effect for much of Minnesota until 6 a.m. Sunday as a strong double-barreled area of low pressure moves in and intensifies over the state.
Guide to Romantic New Year’s Getaways There are plenty of party spots around the state for New Year’s Eve, especially in the Twin Cities, but if you’re looking for someplace romantic and away from the hustle and bustle, here are some alternatives well worth a look.
Curiocity: Beginning A New Year At Kafe 421With a new year come new opportunities. And for me, that means continuing to try out all the Twin Cities has to offer for wining and dining, until I've tried them all.