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Nicollet Mall reconstruction starts Monday; will be closed to buses and taxis

The much-discussed and long-awaited renovation of Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis is about to get underway. Construction on the two-year project begins Monday, and the street will be closed to vehicle and bus traffic starting then, according to  361 more words


Tap Talk: Sisyphus Brewing

Over the last five years, the craft brewery movement has grown exponentially in Minnesota. The Associated Press says licensing records show two-thirds of Minnesota breweries have opened just since 2010. 1,938 more words

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Common Sense Appears Uncommon - Pedal Pub Edition

I will acknowledge that I have never been on a Pedal Pub, the relatively new to Minneapolis group activity that allows for a circle of friends to drink aboard a moving bar that is steered by the bartender. 1,175 more words

3 Seriously Injured In Pedal Pub Crash Near Downtown Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis police say three people suffered serious injuries and nine others were taken to the hospital after a Pedal Pub was rear-ended on the Hennepin Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis Wednesday night. 215 more words


Artists To Pull An All-Nighter At Northern Spark

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Tens of thousands of spectators and more than 1,200 local and national artists have gathered for one night in June to take part in a very unique event since 2011. 38 more words


4 Your Pets: Bring The Kids & Fido To The Pet Expo!

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minneapolis Convention Center will be overflowing with four-legged fun this Saturday.

The 2015 Minnesota Pet Expo is an opportunity for pet lovers and their loved ones (human and non-human) to enjoy events like agility competitions, pet talent and costume contests, wiener dog and wiener-dog-wannabe races and even musical chairs! 173 more words

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City Eyes Peavey Plaza Revitalization Anew

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis announced that it is accepting proposals for revitalizing Peavey Plaza in the downtown area, though a grand re-opening is at least three years away. 81 more words