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The only falls on the entire Mississippi, Saint Anthony Falls quite literally made Minneapolis, powering sawmills and then the flour mills that gave the city its economic identity. Today a major museum, built within the stabilized ruin of one of the mills, celebrates the flour-making era, and the Guthrie Theater sits nearby, in a stylish dark-blue industrial-style building by French mega-architect Jean Nouvel.
MSP's Big Picture Housing Needs: The McKnight Foundation Weighs In
Interview by Christopher Hudson
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
McKnight Foundation president Kate Wolford and program officer Eric Muschler at Clare Midtown talk about the foundation's affordable housing initiatives and how well-designed affordable housing is a community asset with long-term benefits.
A Long Way From Surface Parking Lots: Downtown East's Rapid Transformation
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Downtown East could soon become the national face of MSP; quite a step up for a neighborhood that barely existed a decade ago.
Local Doesn't End With Summer: Meet 4 Food Entrepreneurs at 5 Winter Markets in MSP
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
A merry band of farmers market managers and vendors are braving the cold and dark to keep us supplied with locally grown food, locally made food products and locally sourced crafts. Here's where you can find them this winter!
Forget Midwest. We Are North: Repositioning MSP's National Identity for the 21st Century
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
According to a recent panel discussion, we need to own our cold climate and our ingenuity in order to attract new talent, continue fueling the innovation at the heart of our economy, and create a new and authentic national identity. Shall we call ourselves the North?
Cycling in the Cities: Seven New Local Inventions for Bike Enthusiasts Here and Around the Globe
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Twin Cities is a leader in bicycle use and a major innovator in bicycle design and technology. The seven inventions profiled here have, or will have, an impact on the local and global cycling industry. And the pace of innovation shows no sign of slowing down.
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MTN joins creative mix in Northeast Minneapolis
After 22 years in St. Anthony Main along the Mississippi riverfront in downtown Minneapolis, the
Minneapolis Television Network (MTN)
is relocating to Northeast. On April 1, MTN will be joining the other entrepreneurial businesses, artists and ...
Pillsbury A Mill transformed into 21st-century hub for artists
Field guide explores Green Line's natural history
Anti-wrecking ball event celebrates local preservation projects
Kuramoto Model (1000 Fireflies) bike-light project makes community connections visible
Guthrie audio tour highlights behind-the-scenes stories of the building
$174 million RiverFIRST proposal gets nod from Minneapolis park committee
RiverFIRST proposal moves toward construction project along Upper Mississippi riverfront
$18 million affordable apartment complex in the works near Metrodome light rail stop
Dominium Development has an $80 million plan for the Pillsbury 'A' Mill
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Humdinger grows by catering to other startups
Humdinger and Sons
, a young ad agency in Minneapolis’ Mill District, may have found the formula for startup success in a competitive industry dominated by entrenched behemoths: seek out, and partner with, other ambitious startups.
With a ...
GetKnit boosts experiences with local businesses
Pedalopolis takes to the streets with crowd-sourced rides
One Day on Earth gathers Twin Cities stories
Code 42 receives major investment, sees growth and hiring ahead
Glover Law Firm launches flat-rate services for tech startup companies
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Minneapolis 2nd among top 10 best downtowns
In this "golden age of American downtowns," Minneapolis is #2 out of 10 nationally, according to
included vacancy rate, population increase since 2010, percentage of new homeowners, daytime population, ...
MSP top metro for innovatively solving urban issues
'Mad Men' star to appear at the Guthrie this summer
Source: Star Tribune
Upscale apartments gaining among new set in downtown Minneapolis
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