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?
Timberwolves survive Knicks' second-half barrage to get back to .500
Karl-Anthony Towns' lay-in helped Minnesota get a win in The Garden.
No travel advised: High winds, whiteout conditions in NW MN
Zero visibility in parts of greater Minnesota Tuesday night.
Update: Holy Angels evacuated over bomb threat, school says
Someone left a voicemail early Tuesday suggesting there was an explosive device.
Convicted stalker charged with harassment of another DJ at The Current
He pleaded guilty to similar charges involving the DJ's colleague back in 2015.
Gophers fall below roster minimum, postpone Penn State game
It is "due to internal COVID-19 protocols within the Golden Gopher program."
Report: Vikings request interview with Rams' Raheem Morris
Morris was once the youngest head coach in the NFL at 33 years old.
Sheriff: Drunk driver crashed trying to 'beat the train'
The BNSF train slammed into the side of the driver's car.
Man run over after parking dispute leads to road rage crash
The two groups fought about parking prior to the crash.
Deadly crash shuts down small stretch of Chaska highway for hours
A driver crossed over the center median and hit another vehicle.
You can now order 4 free at-home COVID tests from the government
Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.
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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