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Explore a Brief History of First Avenue

First Avenue, the nightclub that put Minneapolis on the map, will soon be celebrating its 50th anniversary. At Twin Cities PBS, we're hard at...

Stories Under the Stones: Take a Trip to Red Wing’s Oakwood...

  Say the word, “cemetery” and you think of creepy, dark places - haunted spaces that are the burial grounds for countless dead souls, their...

In Minnesota, Hockey Rinks Are the Heart of Many Communities

  “There's the crispness of the air…the smells…you can hear the hum of the lights. It just kind of brings you back.” The shutter of...

Children’s Author Kate DiCamillo Talks Toast, Opera and Books

  Kate DiCamillo is one of just six people to win two Newbery Medals, a yearly honor bestowed upon the author of "the most distinguished...

Meet 6 MN Artists Who Prove There’s an Art to the...

Although John Hughes movies might have us think otherwise, who says artists and jocks have to be separate cliques? After all, many famous artists...

Learning About the African Diaspora Helps Kids Grow into Leaders

  Anthony Galloway knows ARTS-Us, both personally and professionally. He grew up in the Saint Paul program, immersed in learning about the cultural heritage of the African...

‘Trampled by Turtles’ Is On Fire

The Duluth natives behind Trampled by Turtles practically perform at the speed of light - and their songs, which cover topics such as loneliness and the...

The Cactus Blossoms Will Make You Hanker After Another Era

  Do The Cactus Blossoms make you hanker for a country dance on wooden floorboards, a hint of magnolia in the air? Enjoy their timeless sound - and...

Just Let The Roe Family Singers Delight You

  Old-time hillbilly band The Roe Family Singers perform live at TPT studios in Lowertown, Saint Paul. The band recalls their origin story, their fondness...

7 MN Music-Makers Put Their Own Stamp on Country

Dive in to the task of tracing the precise origins of country music, and you're bound to discover that the experience is filled with...