The City Pages has released its playlist of songs inspired by the Gopher State. "Shhh" by Atmosphere topped the list. "Skyway" by The Replacements; "Your Little Hoodrat Friend" by The Hold Steady; “Rock ‘n’ Roll is Alive (And it Lives in Minneapolis)” by Prince and “Funkytown” by Lipps Inc. are among the top five. Did your favorite make the top 20?
Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing
Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.
Authorities ID man who died during police standoff in Winsted
Warning: This story mentions suicide.
Twin Cities authorities preparing for community reaction to Tyre Nichols video
The ATF division in St. Paul sent out an alert out of "an abundance of caution."
Changes at K102's Chris Carr & Company, with Sam Sansevere joining as co-host
She is the daughter of former KQRS morning show personality Bob Sansevere.
Minneapolis' Royal Foundry Craft Spirits announces closure
The distillery set out to infuse the Minneapolis craft cocktail scene with British flavor.
Shutterfly to cut almost 100 jobs at Shakopee facility
The layoffs are expected to impact multiple positions within the company.
Mill City Museum in the running to be named best history museum in the U.S.
The museum offers scenic views of the Mississippi River.
Man charged with attempted murder of White Bear Lake police officer
Daniel Holmgren Jr., 33, was being served an arrest warrant at the time of the incident.
Gallery: 1,000-acre Wisconsin resort listed for nearly $4.3M
The lush landscape features a creek and private lake.
Alert after Woodbury students approached by strangers asking if they want candy
Valley Crossing Elementary School urged parents to go over safety information with their children in response to the incident.
North St. Paul basketball cancels Eden Prairie game after opposing coach's reinstatement
Head Coach Cornelius Gilleylen said he let his players decide amongst themselves.
Pollstar ranks three Minneapolis clubs among top 100 worldwide
First Avenue, 7th Street Entry and the Cabooze all made Pollstar's list of the 100 top venues in the world. Downtown Minneapolis' iconic rock club First Avenue took sixth place. The rankings are based on ticket sales.
Migos officially release song about their 'Dab of Ranch' potato chips
What do you do after you've topped the charts and become the most talked-about rappers? Make a song about your potato chips.
State Fair asks: Your favorite karaoke song?
Nearly 50,000 Minnesota State Fair visitors last year sang at the karaoke-style Giant Sing Along, which features rows of microphones to encourage group participation. This year, the fair is planing a more extensive playlist and extended hours, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Visit the fair's website to vote for your favorite sing-along tune.
St. Paul's Rice Park named one of nation's top 'Great Spaces'
The American Planning Association picked Rice Park as one of the country's 'Top 10 Great Public Spaces' for its simplicity and overall visual appeal.
Minnesota high school students tops on ACT scores
Minnesota high school graduates continue to beat the national average in the ACT college entrance exam, even though 2012 graduates scored slightly lower than 2011 graduates, MPR reports. Minnesota ranked at the top among states where a majority of students take the test.
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