I'm just a regular Minnesota guy that grew up on the north-side of the Cities (Fridley), spent some quality time at the U of M, chill on the weekends at the family cabin near Duluth, bleed Vikings purple, and miss the North Stars. I have a short attention span; and enjoy Eric Church, Johnny Cash, Zac Brown, Kid Rock, Pink Floyd, 80s hair bands, coffee, beer, scotch, and long sunset walks on the beach. (One of those isn't true.) I'm a two-time cancer survivor now (Colorectal 2002, Kidney 2014), and know that life is damn short -- so by all means we should be playing as hard and as often as we can. I think that's it. (Did I mention that I have a short attention span?)
Fall Colors Really Starting to Pick Up in Southern Minnesota
Fall is the air across Minnesota. The days are getting shorter, and the temps are getting cooler -- which is the perfect recipe for the vibrant fall colors that our state is known for. Things are really beginning to pickup in the northern part of the state, as well as areas in the far west. Down ...
Have You Tried Any of Minnesota’s Top ‘Weird Food’ Combos?
I asked you to share a favorite food combo that everyone else thinks is completely weird -- and there was a clear favorite.
20+ Things We Should Be Bragging About in Minnesota
Here are the top-20 things that we Minnesotans should be bragging about (but don't because it's not 'Minnesota Nice.')
Magazine Says My Mother’s Hometown is ‘Worst City in Minnesota’
MoneyWise magazine has named my mom's hometown as Minnesota's worst city to live in.
MN QUIZ: Can You Guess the Most Common Last Name?
The team at Ancestry.com has revealed the most common last names by state. Any guesses as to what last name is #1 in Minnesota?
Minnesota Vikings Upgrade Offensive Line with Free Agent Signing Yesterday
The Minnesota Vikings made a significant upgrade to their offensive line yesterday, by signing former Denver Broncos guard Dalton Risner.
Celebrate the Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener in Owatonna
Owatonna and Steele County will host the 11th annual Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener this fall.
Powerball Jackpot Jumps to Estimated $522 Million for Tonight
Nobody matched all six numbers in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, increasing the estimated jackpot for Saturday's drawing to $522 million.
Is There Unclaimed Money in Minnesota That Belongs to You?
The State of Minnesota has returned more than $6 million in unclaimed cash and property to Minnesotans that forgot or were unaware that it was theirs to claim.
Can You Guess MN’s Favorite Pizza Topping (It’s Not Pepperoni)
Pepperoni is the favorite pizza topping in America, but when it comes to Minnesotans, we prefer something a little different.