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Two bars have claimed the Juicy Lucy, but who’s right?

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The decades-old question of who can claim themselves as home of the Juicy Lucy, a classic Minnesota burger, remains. This topic has been much debated by Minnesotans all over the city and is yet to be decided upon due to the locals’ differing opinions.

The two restaurants that lay claim to the title of “home to the Juicy Lucy” are Matt’s Bar and the 5-8 Club, which are both conveniently located only miles apart on the south side of Minneapolis.

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Fair Trade in Twin Cities growing trend worth following

It’s fair to say that fair trade is becoming an increasingly popular consumer choice all over the world, specifically in the Twin Cities. The “Fair Trade” label represents a mission to support artisans, cultivate good will between developed and developing countries, and ensure fair prices for goods and services.

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Local band Wasted Phase released an emotional new EP after split up

Dog Days EP art

After an emotionally draining split, local indie band Wasted Phase has released their debut EP, “Dog Days.” The EP was released on Sept. 28, 2017.

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Wally’s offers a taste of the Middle East in the Midwest

by Emily Hallblade One of the perks of going to a school in the Twin Cities is the wide variety of food and restaurants so close to campus. Although it may be tempting to stick with the classic burgers and fries, Wally’s Falafel & Hummus is the perfect place for a more unique dining experience. […]

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Open mic opportunities abound across the Twin Cities

by Cailey Nelson  Open mic nights are a great and entertaining way for people to get their stories out there. Whether it’s a song, a humorous story or a poem, open mic nights allow communities to come together and support art. Kayleen Dennison, a senior business administration major, enjoys open mic nights. “I have been […]

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