Zoom Costumes

Zoom Costumes
Therese Linscheid, a Maple Grove grandma, wanted to bring some laughter to her co-workers during the pandemic.  So, she started layering on theatrical makeup and wearing wigs during their Zoom meetings.  The Cargill Administrative Assistant started snapping selfies in characters – from Mr. Rogers to Ozzy Osborn! Therese came up with 232...

Celebrating Eid at Oasis Market

Celebrating Eid at Oasis Market
Many Minnesotans are celebrating Eid today.  Eid is religious holiday that marks the end Ramadan.  Many celebrate by being with family and friends and sharing food…lots and lots of food! Photographer Drew Schingen takes to Oasis Market and Deli in Midtown Global Market and shows how Minnesotans observe this holy day.

St. Paul Saints Home Opener

St. Paul Saints Home Opener
TCL reporter Kelli Hanson is live at CHS field for all the hoopla that goes into the Saint’s home opener.  She chats with Derek Sharrer, the General Manager of the St. Paul Saints.  Plus, fans of Twin Cities Live and craft beer are in for a big day too.  Invictus Brewing teamed up with us to create a craft beer that will be available at...

Louie Anderson 

Louie Anderson 
Minnesota born comedian, Louie Anderson has been keeping busy but we haven’t spoken to him in almost a year.  So, it’s about time we get caught up! Louie has a comedy special coming up on June 12th that you can stream from your own couch.  Click here for tickets.

Free Enterprise with Brian Hamilton

Free Enterprise with Brian Hamilton
There is a new national show that just launched a few weeks ago called, Free Enterprise. It’s all about giving people second chances.  The series focuses on formerly incarcerated individuals who want to start new businesses and new lives.  Entrepreneur and philanthropist, Brian Hamilton, helps these people with their dreams.  Free...

Cool Gifts with Opal Cool

Cool Gifts with Opal Cool
Looking for Cool Gift Ideas for Mom?  Opal Cool’s got you covered.  Featuring cool therapy products for hot women at every stage of life, from motherhood through menopause, and for women with MS. These products are truly cool – and unlike any other cooling product you’ve seen because they utilize specially formulated phase change...

Backyard Games: Spike Ball

Backyard Games: Spike Ball
Our friends at Weed Man Lawn Service has Kelli checking out games you can play in your own backyard.  She and her family try their hand at Spike Ball and it’s one that they didn’t have a lot of success with but they did have fun! Click here to register for a chance to win one year of service from Weed Man.

JDRF One Walk

JDRF One Walk
In 2014, 5 Eyewitness News anchor Chris Egert noticed that his son Dakota was eating and drinking a lot more than usual but he was not gaining weight.  What they considered to just be a growth spurt ended up being a diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes. Since then Chris, Dakota, and the whole family have been huge supporters of JDRF and their...

Kristin’s Closet

Kristin’s Closet
Reporter Kristin Haubrich joined the Twin Cities Live team six months ago. During her time on the show you’ve seen her dress as the rock legend Prince, a 1920’s Flapper, and a cowgirl out on a horse ranch.  It makes us wonder what must be in her closet?

May Baskets Traditions

The ritual of hanging May Day baskets on a neighbor’s door in springtime has a long history, Maybe as far back as ancient Rome. The practice was particularly popular a millennium later, in the 19th and 20th centuries. But sadly, this quaint tradition has faded. We think those little baskets filled with beautiful flowers and small treats,...

Pimento Relief Services

Pimento Relief Services
Tomme Beevas from Pimento Jamaican Kitchen has a new project to tell us about.  He now also runs Pimento Relief Services to help the people affected by the current unrest in the Twin Cities. Healing Streets is an initiative to promote much needed healing in the Black community. It is a series of public events across Minneapolis and Brooklyn...

Daniel Find’s His Voice

Sheletta Brundidge is an author and media personality and a familiar face on Twin Cities Live.  She’s also a mother to four children, three of which have autism.  Her youngest, Daniel, was non-speaking until he found his voice through music.  She joins us to talk about her new children’s book, Daniel Finds His Voice.  Click here for...