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Footprints, splatter patterns and magnifying glasses: Journey into the mind of the world’s most iconic detective and be transported to Sherlock Holmes’ London from the more convenient locale of St. Paul. The highly anticipated and visually stunning exhibition opens Oct. 20 at the Minnesota History Center. Visitors will unlock the storied sleuth’s revolutionary investigative secrets through the interactive exhibit that...
West End HealthlineBy Anna Dovre, MDAs the season shifts ever on toward autumn, I’ve been noticing the ways that we’re all making preparations. The squirrels are busy in the boulevards stowing away their future meals. Children are getting ready to return to school, and teachers to work. I’ve unearthed my dusty bins of sweaters and jackets for the colder...
letters to the editor   Let's talk numbers for a minute. In the 12-month period ending June 30, 2022, Xcel Energy reported a gross profit of $7.8 billion, which is a 4% increase from last year. Currently, Xcel Energy shareholders make a guaranteed 9% return yearly on their investment, with Xcel proposing to increase that to over...

Live music at Mancini’s

There’s still time to stop by Mancini’s Char House, 531 West 7th, for live music. Showtimes are always 7:30-10:30 with the exception of New Year’s Eve with The Midas touch, which will be 8:30-12:30. No cover charge.Every Thursday evening: Lucky LemireOct. 7: New Feral Cats; Oct. 8: The Zippy Caplan Experience; Oct. 14: The Zippy Caplan Experience; Oct....
Anyone eligible to vote in Ramsey County may cast their absentee ballot – either in person or by mail – before the general election on Nov. 8. Absentee voters can cast their ballot through Nov. 7. In-person absentee voting is available at two locations. Eligible voters may visit either location, regardless of their home address.
By Colleen O’Connor Toberman For many years, St. Paul has envisioned creating a River Learning Center (RLC) to help more people experience the wonders of the Mississippi River. Located within beautiful Crosby Farm Regional Park, the RLC will provide a new headquarters for our national park and offer educational and recreational amenities to expand access to our community’s treasured river....
ABBY'S ANGLENature Anatomy is colorful, whimsical By Abby HortonSee the world in a whole new way! Julia Rothman celebrates the joys and wonders of the world with her book Nature Anatomy the second book of The Julia Rothman Collection. It is an illustrated guide to the natural world of North America. The art is colorful and...
New Ulm, Minnesota, native Dan Herbeck has set off on a bicycle journey of a lifetime in honor of one of Minnesota’s most beloved priests, Fr. Greg Schaffer. Herbeck’s ride, which kicked off Sept. 8 from the steps of the Minnesota State Capitol, traces the U.S. portion of a 3,087-mile walk Schaffer took 50 years ago, from St. Paul,...