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Leather Works Minnesota Grows its Business by Staying Small

By Adia Morris The scent of fresh leather and the creak of wooden floors greet visitors entering to the second floor of the Northern Warehouse...

Black Dog Cafe Corners the Market for Coffee and Jazz

By Adia Morris Drop into Black Dog Cafe in St. Paul, Minnesota, on a typical weekday morning and you’ll find plentiful sunlight, unobtrusive ambient music, breakfast meetings...

Whole People 101: Childhood Trauma

  Traumatic experiences in childhood have profound negative effects on health and wellbeing for life, including historical trauma experienced generations earlier. This documentary raises awareness...

My MN Story: Martin

  Martin originally hails from North London - and when others ask him, “Why do you live in the middle of nowhere,” this is the...

Fancy Ray’s Tips to Looking Good and Feeling Better

  By Brennan Vance Fancy Ray McCloney is THE man about town. You might spot him behind a grocery store meat counter hawking fancy steaks. He...

Gene’s American Dream: Top-Secret Military Service

Mary Lahammer is a longtime political reporter for Twin Cities PBS. She followed in her father’s footsteps at the Minnesota State Capitol, where he...

How to Talk Minnesotan

  Even beyond "uff-da," "you betcha" and "oh, fer cute," Minnesotans have a distinct way of speaking. Many of us have an accent; we have...

My MN Story: Bix’s Wild Ride

  When Bix drove across the state of Minnesota in the 'picture car' from the movie Fargo, he ended up in his own Coen-esque adventure. Watch...
drone photo of Oakdale, MN

So you own a drone. Now what?

  Before you take a drone out and send it up to the sky, there are a handful of rules and regulations you should probably...

One Last Look at the Sears Wish Book

  When Sears filed for bankruptcy and announced it would begin to close stores across the country, the news spurred a bittersweet rush of reverie...