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Six Questions for Barb Abney, Host on MPR’s The Current

Barb abney has good local taste, both when she’s playing music weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and when she’s out and about the Twin cities at events the radio station sponsors. abney moved here from cincinnati’s WoXy.com, one of the premiere alternative stations in the country, in 2006. she dJ’d there for 12 years and built a radio and online community of music nerds.Read More

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Style Watch

On a typical day i receive 1,234 compliments on what i’m wearing. i mean that’s a rough estimate. people wonder how i can dress so well for a hamburger. When you think of a hamburger, you assume we all dress the same, a tomato here, a leaf of lettuce there, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. a hamburger can dress in many different styles. in this day and age with hamburger fashionistas spread across Minnesota, from your city designers like the 5-8 club to your country trendsetters such as Jl Beers in the Fargo-Moorhead region, hamburgers don’t have to settle for plain and simple....

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From a Nearby Galaxy

You’ve just graduated from college. You’re sitting in your parents’ basement. You’re wearing 3d glasses made out of cardboard. everyone is telling you to get a job or at least like the one you have and hate. You just want to save the world. the doorbell rings; you answer. It’s a superhero, here to save the day—and deliver your pizza. enter galactic Pizza: saving the planet one pizza at a time.galactic Pizza isn’t like most other pizza stops. Its menu is a mix of classic and modern flavor arrangements using organic ingredients purchased in season from local sources. they strive to make...

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