Preparations are well underway for the 2021 Minnesota State Fair. Cody Matz got a look at how Sara's Tipsy Pies is working to make and package 20,000 pies for the Great Minnesota Get Back Together.
The Minnesota Horse Expo returns to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend. Dawn Stevens checked out the show, including headliner Cirque Ma'Ceo.
The Twin Cities River Rats joined Dawn Stevens for a preview of their Aquatennial shows. This year's performance is themed "Under the Ski". Shows on Thursday and Friday start at 7 p.m. on the banks of the Mississippi between the Broadway and Plymouth Ave Bridges.
Prince was known for pushing the boundaries of fashion, music and culture and now fans can get an up close look at the artist’s extensive shoe collection when they visit Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Starting Friday, fans can check out more than 300 pairs of shoes from Prince’s iconic shoe collection, including the blue and white cloud boots from the “Raspberry Beret” music video. The exhibit, titled “The Beautiful Collection: Prince’s Custom Shoes,” is part of all Paisley Park tours. Tickets are currently on sale for all tours through Sept. 6.
The Minnesota DNR reminds boaters to stay sober while out on the water on the Fourth of July weekend.
After 15 months in the dark, the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres returns to the stage with their production of The Music Man. Last year the show was forced to close just one week after it opened. But after a very long wait, the cast is back and ready to entertain.
Even legal fireworks can be dangerous, as one man can attest after suffering burns to his hands.
Jonathan Weinhagen, the President and CEO of the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce, discusses some of the safety concerns raised about downtown Minneapolis in recent weeks.
Following the death of George Floyd last year, the plywood that went up at many businesses throughout Minneapolis and St. Paul became an unlikely canvas for expression. When businesses started taking down the boards, Minneapolis resident Kendra Zellner-Smith made it her goal to save as many as she could. She started a grassroots project called “Save the Boards” to preserve the plywood murals. Visit savetheboards.org to learn more.
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey discusses safety plans as the city faces an uptick in violence.
After being closed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Valleyfair is reopening this weekend for the summer season.
While the toilet paper supply has bounced back, canoes are still playing pandemic catch-up. Overwhelming demand has Minnesota canoe makers struggling to keep up. Alex Lehnert visited Northstar Canoes in Princeton for a look at their booming business.
The Minnesota Farmers Union is preparing to open a restaurant.
Strides for Stroke kicks off virtually this weekend.
The Minnesota Fishing Opener kicks off this weekend.
The St. Paul Saints are taking center stage at the Triple-A level with a two-week homestand starting Tuesday night. Shayne Wells has more from CHS Field ahead of the home opener.
Doctors say to get vaccinated even if you already had COVID-19.
The Animal Humane Society Walk for Animals kicks off this weekend.
Fraser's Festival for Autism Awareness kicks off this weekend.
Former Vikings great Ben Leber is partnering with 200 influencers from Minnesota in support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Ben joined the FOX 9 Morning News to talk about their MN for St Jude digital rally and how you can help them reach their goal.