The Twin Cities lifestyle publication METRO announced Wednesday it will cease publication next month after six years in business. The magazine's publisher, Minneapolis-based Tiger Oak Media, said it is turning attention to other products that are having more financial success.
Hopkins suffers rare loss to No. 1 ranked Sidwell Friends
The Royals held their own in a battle of the nation's best.
Charges: 2 teens responsible for violent carjacking spree across Twin Cities
They face a combined 31 felony counts, all tied to carjackings and related crimes.
MN rep. says he was 'assaulted' at activist group's public meeting
The Republican said a man grabbed his arms and yanked him from the room.
What were the 'bizarre things' seen in Minnesota's sky?
The mysterious streaks were not UFOs and they weren't pieces of an asteroid.
Mel Kiper Jr. has Vikings taking a cornerback in his first mock draft
Mike Zimmer may be gone, but the tradition lives on.
Free COVID testing site to open in St. Paul for 3 weeks
The federal testing site comes as demand for testing remains high.
MN TikToker accused of faking federal agent life pleads guilty
He told his 10,000 followers he was a Homeland Security agent — authorities say it was a lie.
Report: Vikings request second interview with 2 GM candidates
Ryan Poles of the Chiefs and Kwesi Adofo-Mensah of the Browns.
Hopkins takes on No. 1 team in the country on ESPNU Friday
The game will feature a pair of top recruits in the Class of 2022.
Educators in Minneapolis, St. Paul could strike amid contract negotiations
Teachers and support staff are demanding smaller class sizes, mental health support and better pay.
The Onion shuts down Twin Cities A.V. Club publication
No joking: The Onion is shedding its local imprint The A.V. Club. The owners of the satirical publication announced Friday that the Twin Cities A.V. Club is the latest to go, following closures in Denver, Chicago and Madison, Wis. The closure also means the print version of The Onion will no longer be distributed in the Twin Cities.
Boston broadcaster buys Mpls.-based Public Radio International
Minneapolis-based Public Radio International (PRI) has a new owner. The smaller competitor to National Public Radio announced Thursday it has been sold to WGBH Boston. Although terms of the deal were not disclosed, PRI will still produce its programming and Alisa Miller will remain CEO. PRI was founded 28 years ago and is on 900 radio stations nationwide.
Fashion truck rolls into the Twin Cities metro
The owners of a former children's boutique in Stillwater are driving in style with their new Fashion Mobile. The couple has transformed an old Star Tribune newspaper truck into a boutique-on-wheels, according to MSP Magazine. The Fashion Mobile features an array of sundresses, trendy bags, jewelry and accessories.
Thrivent considers expanding customer base beyond Lutheran faith
The Minneapolis-based financial company polled its 2.5 million members about three months ago, and two-thirds of those responding said it was a good idea, the Appleton Post-Crescent reported. Thrivent Financial’s president and CEO told the newspaper, “We aren’t doing this because we need to. It’s because there’s real opportunity for growth. What better time than when you’re strong and having great success?”
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