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Three Cool, Random Minnesota Things

I’m not sure if you know this, but the staff at Curious North are big fans of Minnesota. One of my favorite things about our fair state is that at any moment there’s bound to be something cool, weird, or […]

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89.3 The Current’s 10th Birthday: First Ave Night Two in Photos

Closing out the entire ten days of musical bliss, Saturday night at First Avenue was as significant for the radio station itself as it was for everyone in the main room that night. Looking back on everything that was offered […]

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New Breath in Alternative Country: American Revival

I always wished the alternative country genre that Uncle Tupelo created in the late ‘80s/early ‘90s would have stuck around longer. Its combination of country, punk, folk, and rock deserved a lot better than its ten year or so run. […]

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Zombie Pub Crawl 2014

Adding to the laundry list of things that we’re famous for in Minnesota is the world record gathering of zombies! I mean, we’ve held the record before. Back in 2012, 8,027 Minneapolis zombies set the bar, but we nearly doubled that count […]

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Rumble on the Runway and the First Annual Minnesota Fashion Awards

Saturday, Oct 4 marked the first ever Rumble on the Runway and Minnesota Fashion Awards. Held at the Depot and complete with red carpet, this event celebrated the achievements of our talented local fashion industry with a runway competition comprised […]

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SGMS 2014: An Interview With Novala Takemoto

It’s not everyday that we at Curious North get to conduct interviews that connect cultures from across the globe. Sitting down with Novala was a great experience that helped educate me on how Lolita fashion is perceived in the U.S. and […]

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Here, Now and Later #3

Here, Now and Later is a new weekly blog covering what the contributors to Curious North have been up to and what they’re looking forward to in the week ahead. FROM ERIK Review: Bruno Mars at the Xcel Energy Center, Sat. June 21 Sure, […]

Here, Now and Later #2

Here, Now and Later is a new weekly blog covering what the contributors to Curious North have been up to and what they’re looking forward to in the week ahead. From Erik St. Paulite Avoids Robbery, Goes to Sakura The last line is […]

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Embracing the Grey of Spring on Warner Road

  One of my favorite drives in the Twin Cities is down Warner/Shepherd Road. It runs through Saint Paul, along the big river from Highway 61 to Mississippi River Boulevard. Its beautiful rocky bluffs are lined with trees, shrubs, and […]

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Let’s Go!: The Twins on Opening Day in Chicago

Opening Day of baseball season is glorious. It signifies the end of Winter and the beginning of Spring. The weather in Chicago this past Sunday and Monday added to that aura. There was no snow on the ground so you […]

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