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Minnesota may mark the northern blade of America’s spine, but this is no flyover country. This is important country, the stomping grounds of choice for movers and shakers, innovators and dreamers, builders and plunderers. No one tells Minnesota history like Twin Cities PBS. For decades, TPT has dived into the whitewater of bygone eras and emerged with insight about our shared values as Minnesotans. Enter Minnesota Experience, an invitation to follow TPT into the slipstream of time on-air and online. Tapping into TPT’s rich archive of historical stories and adding new ones to the fold, Minnesota Experience holds the mirror of history up to the modern moment as a force that can forever change who we are and who we want to be. "Minnesota Experience" airs each Monday on TPT-2 at 9 p.m. For more on the schedule CLICK HERE. clean water, land and legacy amendment logo
Minnesota may mark the northern blade of America’s spine, but this is no flyover country. This is important country, the stomping grounds of choice for movers and shakers, innovators and dreamers, builders and plunderers. No one tells Minnesota history like Twin Cities PBS. For decades, TPT has dived into the whitewater of bygone eras and emerged with insight about our shared values as Minnesotans. Enter Minnesota Experience, an invitation to follow TPT into the slipstream of time on-air and online. Tapping into TPT’s rich archive of historical stories and adding new ones to the fold, Minnesota Experience holds the mirror of history up to the modern moment as a force that can forever change who we are and who we want to be. "Minnesota Experience" airs each Monday on TPT-2 at 9 p.m. For more on the schedule CLICK HERE. clean water, land and legacy amendment logo
Synagogue becomes Black church

Synagogue becomes Black church

The 1st Church of God in Christ is a long-standing African American congregation in the Oak Park neighborhood of North Minneapolis. It is a...

5 Stunt Girl Reporters that Changed Journalism

While Eva Gay blazed a trail in Minnesota, stunt girl reporters across the country shook 1900s journalism to its core. Here are 5 women...

Lost Twin Cities III (Full Episode)

  "Lost Twin Cities III" is the third installment of the immensely popular "Lost Twin Cities" specials. Based on the Larry Millett book of the...

Wheat Will Win the War

You may know him from the recently re-opened Bell Museum, but James Ford Bell's illustrious career started as a chemistry major at the University...

Then & Now – Race in Mpls Millers Ads

  The pictures are painful. The less-than-human facial features, boorish behavior, ingrained ignorance, and innate criminality. The offensive, racial stereotypes in advertising and Americana from decades...

You Won’t Believe the First Doughboys

The Pillsbury Doughboy ranks among the most beloved fictional characters to come from Minnesota, ahead of Rocky and Bullwinkle, right up there with Paul...

Flour Power (Full Episode)

  From the power of falling water to Wheaties, Minnesota was largely made by the milling industry. Flour Power explores the rise of milling industry...

I am Betty Crocker!

    In TPT’s new history documentary Flour Power, you will be introduced to milling’s key characters C.C. Washburn, Charles Pillsbury, and James Ford Bell. But...

10 Weird Wartime Recipes and Trends

It's hard to imagine a time when you couldn't have just about anything delivered to your door in a matter of hours. But during...

State Fair start for Thai food in MN

Supenn Harrison is the founder of the highly regarded Sawatdee restaurant. The popular eatery introduced many Minnesotans to Thai Food over 30 years ago....