Issue 700

Out Back – Singer Kentö’s New LP Takes Music Lovers Down Under

By Terrance Griep / March 24, 2022

It’s the same old song and dance:  a kid’s born in northern Maine to a Japanese/French father and a Brazilian/French…

Capturing the Spirit of Superior

By Linda Raines / March 24, 2022

The Ojibwe name for Lake Superior is Otchipwe-kitchi-gami, but one often also sees it spelled as gichi-gami, gitchi-gami or kitchi-gami, depending upon different dialects. No matter what…

Getaway Cabins – Be Kind, Unwind

By Andrew Stark / March 24, 2022

This little getaway couldn’t have come at a more welcome time. Pardon the metaphor right off the bat, but the…

A Joyful Treasure Hunt – Spring Flower Discoveries in Minnesota State Parks

By Lavender / March 24, 2022

By Deborah Locke, Information OfficerMinnesota Department of Natural Resources Spring. Even the word sounds energetic. The season unfolds in layers…

Our Rides: Pandemic Road Tripping – A Retrospective

By Randy Stern / March 24, 2022

As we enter the third year of the pandemic, there are plenty of reminders on how our travel patterns continue…

From the Editor: From Our State To Yours

By Randy Stern / March 24, 2022

We live in a wonderful region of this country.  You may argue one way or another. You may point out…

Steady, Aim, Admire: Captain Ashley Birdsall

By Isaac Johnson / March 24, 2022

Captain Ashley Birdsall of the Minnesota National Guard is a leader who makes it easy to follow her. Her outlook…

Welcome to Minneapo-swish

By Holly Peterson / March 24, 2022

Minnesota and Women’s Basketball go together like flannel and work boots. Like chicken and wild rice. Like Lindsay Whalen and…

A Word In Edgewise: Should We Have Stopped at Erectus?

By E.B. Boatner / March 24, 2022

We are very slightly changed From the Semi-apes who ranged India’s Prehistoric clay; He that drew the longest bow Ran his…

From A to Zee – Black History Month 2022 was a wash at best….

By Zaylore Stout / March 24, 2022

For the first time in my lifetime, I feel the Black community has received more bad news this Black History…

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