Minnesota Tonight's Musical Guest - Ayvah

Minnesota Tonight's Musical Guest - Ayvah

In this clip from the full episode of Minnesota Tonight, the news/comedy show focused on one state, the band Ayvah from Minneapolis performs a couple of their "jazz-funk, neo-soul band" featuring Samuel Rosenstone, DeCarlo Jackson, Joey C. Hays, and Andy Schupp.

Meet the State Symbols - The Blueberry Muffin

Meet the State Symbols - The Blueberry Muffin

Reporting for Minnesota Tonight, Megan Rudell gets to the bottom of how and why Minnesota picked the blueberry muffin as our state muffin. The history of which reveals an intense feud with Massachusetts and their dumb corn muffin, surprising nutritional facts about the superfood, and a revealing look at Megan's grandma Iris and her secret recipe for blueberry muffins.

Running Commentary - The Minnesota State Legislature

Running Commentary - The Minnesota State Legislature

Minnesota Tonight presents a closer look at some of the more absurd stories from the 2016 race within the Minnesota State Legislature. The video covers everything from Bob Barrett's confusing living situation in district 32B, Apple Valley's Erin Maye Quade's love for wine and Twitter, and Nolan West's troubling past on Facebook.

The Story Of Pierre "Pig's Eye" Parrant - The Passive-Aggressive Guide To Minnesota History

The Story Of Pierre "Pig's Eye" Parrant - The Passive-Aggressive Guide To Minnesota History

In Minnesota Tonight's Passive-Aggressive Guide To Minnesota History, we take a look at one of the key founders of St. Paul named Pierre "Pig's Eye" Parrant. Learn how some deals with the Ojibwe and the discovery of Fountain Cave gave rise to Minnesota's capital and a whole lot of whiskey.

Running Commentary - Rick Nolan vs. Stewart Mills

Running Commentary - Rick Nolan vs. Stewart Mills

The comedy news show Minnesota Tonight breaks down the heated debate within the race for the state's 8th district (covering Duluth and Brainerd) between Rick Nolan and Stewart Mills. It's a real battle between the sitting congressman and the grandson of Mills Fleet Farm's founder to prove who is truly "Minnesota tough".

College Possible's Kumar Balasubrahmanyan On Higher Education Access

College Possible's Kumar Balasubrahmanyan On Higher Education Access

In this interview segment from Minnesota Tonight, host Jonathan Gershberg interviews the non-profit College Possible's High School Program Manager Kumar Balasubrahmanyan about college attendance in Minnesota. They cover issues surrounding for-profit schools like Rasmussen College and Globe University, Minnesotan minorities and access to higher education, the importance of donating to organizations like AmeriCorps, and much more.

MN10 - College Graduation

MN10 - College Graduation

Jonathan Gershberg breaks down issues surrounding college attendance in Minnesota, including surprising graduation statistics, the cost of tuition and student loans, and important warnings from University of Minnesota's former president Bob Bruininks.

Graduation, College Possible Interview, Stringdingers- FULL EPISODE

Graduation, College Possible Interview, Stringdingers

In this full episode of Minnesota Tonight from 9/26/16, Cody Nelson and Lizzie Gardner joke about the biggest news from around the state (including Kevin Garnett and Bill Murray), Jonathan Gershberg talks about the issues surrounding college attendance in Minnesota before interviewing College Possible's Kumar Balasubrahmanyan, and then the Stringdingers play some fantastic bluegrass for the studio audience.

Minnesota Tonight's Musical Guest - Stringdingers

Minnesota Tonight's Musical Guest - Stringdingers

In this performance on Minnesota Tonight in MTN studios, the bluegrass band Stringdingers play a couple of songs with the inclusion of a washboard fashionably adorned with a Minnesota license plate. Stringdingers often performs around Northeast Minneapolis or at Minneapolis breweries like Lakes & Legends or Day Block.

MN10 - Public Transportation

MN10 - Public Transportation

Minnesota Tonight's Jonathan Gershberg breaks down the issues surrounding recent developments with Minnesota's challenges to develop more public transportation like the light rail system in Minneapolis and St. Paul.