The Power Hour bringing Minneapolis music to a national audience

Each week the Power Hour on MNTC Radio features the best of local pop, indie, R&B, hip hop and reggae music. Recorded at the KFAI Studios, the show was picked up by I-Heart Radio. Hosts Ethan "Mr. Music" Horace and Dante "D.J. Inferno" Coleman joined the Buzz to chat about how they pick their tracks and the pressure of representing Minneapolis on a national platform.

Minnesota TikTok Doc on going viral and educating the masses online

TikTok is one of the world's most popular apps -- making stars out of ordinary people, including a Twin Cities doctor. Known as simply Dr. Leslie to her nearly one million followers, she's really a family medicine resident with the U of M Medical School. Dr. Rose Marie Leslie joined the Buzz to talk about her inspiration and commitment to education.

Circus Juventas is back under the big top with their upcoming winter show

After putting their holiday show on hold, Circus Juventas is back! In-person seating has sold out for "A Hygge Holiday", but you can still watch the show on-demand. Executive director Dan Butler and assistant artistic director Rachel Butler Norris joined the Buzz to chat about getting back in front of an audience.

Ideas to keep your New Year's resolutions on track

Creating lasting change can be difficult when it comes to your health. Jillian Tholen, a sports-trained dietitian nutritionist with TRIA Orthopedics, stopped by the Buzz with her recommendations to putting yourself on the right path to success in 2021.

Burnsville winter golf event sells out

With these above average temps the city of Burnsville wants to tee it up. But they won’t be using golf balls. Instead they’ve chosen bright-colored dodgeballs for their first-ever winter golf tournament this weekend at Birnamwood. Despite the unknowns, the tourney sold out right away. The public can still come out to watch and grab a bite or beverage. It starts Saturday the 16th at 9am.

How to build your own succulent garden

Succulents and cacti gardens indoors are among the easiest ways to enjoy this wonderfully diverse group of plants. Garden Guy Dale K shows us how to build one for yourself.

New dining options to check out in Minneapolis

Calling all wings, avocado and breakfast lovers! Graze Provisions & Libations is a food and beverage collective in Minneapolis’ North Loop neighborhood is starting off the New Year with some good news. Three new food concepts have opened up; B.A.D. Wingz, Avocadish and It’s 7am Somewhere. The food hall reopens Thursday, January 14th for indoor dining. They are still offering takeout and delivery as well. For more information visit:

Demand for outdoor winter activities skyrockets

People are flocking to local parks seeking new winter hobbies like cross-country skiing, kicksledding and snowshoeing during the pandemic. We visited the Lowry Nature Center in Victoria to see what goes in to snowshoeing for first-timers. For more information visit: