Campers use shadow puppets backstage for one of the time travel realms while in a dress rehearsal for their original show, “Skyview: The One-Eyed Ti

Up North, kids from Pine Point and Park Rapids come together to stage a play

Youngsters from two distinct communities create a musical from scratch at the Northern Light Opera Kids Theatre Camp.
Blake Shelton sang “All About Tonight” early in his headlining set at the Twin Cities Summer Jam at Canterbury Park in Shakopee on Saturday.
Music

Review: Blake Shelton upstaged by wife Gwen Stefani at country-heavy TC Summer Jam

July 24
About 15,000 fans took in the last day of the still-developing music fest at Canterbury Park in Shakopee.
Ava, a cat whisperer, found our lost cat.
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An 8-year-old cat whisperer brings lost Lucy home

July 23
A 17-year-old cat methodically plotted her escape from her new home, and her owners feared she was lost forever.
'Clipped' winner's topiaries pay tribute to Minnesota hometown's Czech heritage
Home & Garden

'Clipped' winner's topiaries pay tribute to Minnesota hometown's Czech heritage

July 22
Meghan Petricka's colorful pieces honoring Montgomery's history are on view in time for the town's annual Kolacky Days.
Patios can be located a distance from the house to take advantage of views, shade, terrain or deal with privacy concerns. (Dreamstime/TNS) ORG XMIT: 1
Home & Garden

Deck, patio or porch: Which upgrade works best for your outdoor space?

July 22
The location of your lot and existing grade will help determine the best type of build.
Sky Lagoon features a broad infinity pool and a spa building resembling a traditional Icelandic turf house.
Travel

Iceland's geothermal lagoons are a key tourist attraction: Here are 5 of the best

July 22
Plan your Iceland road trip around these hot-spring pools and baths.
How can college students protect their mental health?
Health

How can college students protect their mental health?

July 22
A new world of classes and roommates can be stressful. Be prepared with tools for your mental health.
Variety

These Twin Cities Depression-era projects have stood the test of time

July 22
The Armory, the Minneapolis Post Office and a State Fair building are among those still actively used today.
Books

Bookmark: Sentiment prompts readers to cherish their worn-out books

July 22
Readers say their old books are more than objects: They are physical reminders of love.