If cooking a turkey seems more of a chore than choice, take a break this year and have Thanksgiving dinner at a restaurant. The Pioneer Press offers up some recommendations.
Amber Alert in Wisconsin: Search for missing 15-year-old girl
Police believe 15-year-old Kryssy King may be with a 22-year-old man.
3 St. Paul fast food restaurants robbed in space of an hour
The thieves struck between 7:15 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Fire at historic Stevens House museum for third time since Aug. 30
The fire was reported early Saturday morning.
What to do with the Kmart site? Minneapolis wants your ideas
The project will connect Nicollet Avenue south of Lake street and north of the Midtown Greenway, reestablishing a street grid.
Crowd evacuated at end of homecoming football game in Brooklyn Park
Police blamed 'unruly teens' in the stands and some who were trying to enter the stadium.
BCA: Police shoot suicidal man 'armed with sword' in North Branch
The man is expected to survive.
State to help 44 Minnesota gas stations add E15 pumps
The yellow 88 button is coming to more gas stations in Minnesota.
FBI, police investigating bank robbery at Edina's 50th and France
An ATM technician was robbed by four men at a U.S. Bank.
Paralyzed Bloomington football player begins rehabilitation in Colorado
Ethan Glynn is at a world-renowned rehabilitation hospital.
Man killed, woman seriously injured in Hastings boating collision
The incident remains under investigation.
Owner of St. Cloud bar gets 6 years for arson, ordered to repay $3M
A February 2020 fire at the Press Bar and Parlor was later determined to be an insurance job.
Bloomington, Richfield districts tighten security ahead of weekend football
Enhanced safety measures will be in place this weekend.
The hair-free will eat free at some Twin Cities restaurants
Restaurants owned by the Blue Plate Company are offering free meals to bald people on Friday, Oct. 14.
Local restaurant carries on tradition of giving despite loss
Casper's Cherokee Tavern in West St. Paul has given free Thanksgiving dinners to those who can't afford or cook them since 1983. But a fire last month to Jim and Rick Casper's Eagan restaurant almost stopped the tradition. Despite facing $750 thousand in damages, the brothers knew they had to go forward, no matter the cost.
Minnesota is top Thanksgiving turkey producer this year
Minnesota has raised the most turkeys, and Wisconsin will supply the most cranberries for the Thanksgiving Day feasts this year.
Somali restaurateur invites Sikh leaders to 'solidarity' dinner
A Somali restaurateur is showing support for the Sikh community following the recent, deadly shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. Abdirahman Ahmed, a Muslim, has invited Sikh leaders to a private dinner Wednesday at his Safari Restaurant. Ahmed said the dinner is to show "solidarity and condolences," and added, "Any crime against any person is a crime against all of us."
List of Twin Cities restaurants offering Thanksgiving takeout this year
There's no shortage of options for those looking for alternatives to cooking.
Record year for St. Paul Thanksgiving Meals on Wheels
Volunteers prepared 7,500 pounds of turkey for the annual Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving meal. The social service organization is serving more people in need than ever before.
Rascal Flatts launching restaurant chain, planning Twin Cities location
The country band is opening its own chain of themed restaurants around the United States and Canada. Rascal Flatts' first location will be in Phoenix. More restaurants are planned for next year, including one in the Twins Cities metro.
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