There is big news about Prince’s home, Paisley Park. Tickets just went on sale to tour Paisley Park. Tours begin October 6th to see Prince’s recording and mixing studios, rehearsal rooms, and the sound stage where he played private concerts.
The world’s only Prince tribute band that was sanctioned by Prince himself is here! Chase and Ovation
join Steve, Elizabeth, Kevin Doran, and Lindsey Brown. And, the latest news from the Great Minnesota Get Together is counted down again!
Members of the Alzheimer’s Association joined us in our audience. They’d like you to help them out! Join their 2016 Twin Cities Walk to End Alzheimer’s on September 17th at Target Field. Click here for more information. The Minnesota walk is the fourth largest out of 600 Alzheimer’s walks across the country.
It just wouldn’t be right to be at the fair without bringing our favorite Blue Ribbon Baker out with us at least once. Steve and Marjorie head over to the information booth where they get plenty of people who want to chat!
It’s Unite in Purple Day at the fair to honor Minnesota’s own Prince! Chase and Ovation, a band with nearly a decade of touring the world and playing ONLY Prince music, join us to help celebrate the day.
Megan Newquist form 5 Eyewitness News shares her go to spot for breakfast!
Both Elizabeth and Kevin Doran from 5 Eyewitness News are backyard chicken owners. Of course their first mission was to find the poultry barn!
Lindsey Brown and Kevin Doran from 5 Eyewitness News and 45TV join Steve and Elizabeth in this extra half hour of Twin Cities Live! We are kicking it off with our Top 5 at Four!
Once again, fair goers are getting a chance to step inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union
Money Machine. Each contestant will have a chance to win up to $750! Greg Goodsell from Elk River is testing his luck on the first day.
This is the twelfth year for TCL’s local guy about town, Mike Marcotte, working at the Great Minnesota Get Together. Over that time, Mike has learned the inside scoop on how to do the fair right!
ust sit right back and you’ll hear a tale. A tale of a fateful trip… If that rings a bell then you will be sure to recognize Dawn Wells. She, of course, played Mary Ann on the long running sitcom, Gilligan’s Island!
We’re LIVE at the Minnesota State Fair! This weekend, fiddle players from across Minnesota will convene at the far for the Minnesota State Fair Fiddle Contest. Champion fiddler, Claire Sayers, gives us a sample of what you’ll hear!
Elizabeth and Steve chat about a few things…and they have some special visitors!
Every month our Happy Medium, Jodi Livon, sits down with the audience members live on the show and gives rapid physic readings. She says more often than not those audience members reach out after the show with that “aha” moment. They get home and think “Wait a minute! I know what she’s talking about.”
Elizabeth and Steve chat about a few things.
Running Aces in Columbus, Minnesota is where fans get to see the thrill of horse racing up close. This season harness racing is back. The riders use a sulky or a cart with two wheels and they sit in the back of it as the horse runs. It takes skill, confidence and perhaps some guts as Emily finds out.
Steve and Elizabeth are both back and ready to go!
Ben-Hur is a classic 1959 movie. Now, it has been remade and hits theaters. Roma Downey and Mark Burnett are the movie’s executive producers. They say the movie has drama, action and an important message of forgiveness.
Country fans have been counting down the day. The first concert at U.S. Bank Stadium is tonight with country super star Luke Bryan. Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch will also be hitting the stage.
Steve is on vacation. We are excited to have host of Bath Crashers, Matt Muenster, here to co-host!
Thursday’s on Twin Cities Live, we feature a child looking for a place to call home forever. We call it Kid Connection, helping the hundreds of school aged kids here in Minnesota connect with and find a family.
Joe Schmidt from 5 Eyewitness News is co-hosting with Elizabeth today!
KSTP made its mark on Barry ZeVan, and Barry made quite the impression on Twin Cities television viewers in the 1970s. Barry, who was a meteorologist on 5 Eyewitness News from 1971-1975 returns to the KSTP studios to chat about his autobiography, “Barry ZeVan: My Life Among The Giants, A Memoir: THANK YOU, JERRY STILLER . . . for urging me to write this book.”
Steve and Elizabeth chat about a few things.
Versatile Vehicles has been in business for 31 years. It has three locations. The company is in Savage, Prior Lake, and Brainerd. This “Good Company” has also provided the American dream for the Accad family.
Elizabeth and Steve chat about a few things.
Steve is back from vacation! Elizabeth and Steve make a huge announcement!
"Hell or High Water” stars Academy Award Winner Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine and Ben Foster. It’s set in Texas and is based on two brothers who come together to rob banks. “Toby” is played by Chris Pine. He’s a dad trying to make a better life for his kids. His brother “Tanner” played by Ben Foster is an ex con. Action, suspense and a story that looks at what’s really good and bad ensues. It’s being called a modern day western.
One of our favorite people is co-hosting with Elizabeth today! Welcome Chris Egert from 5 Eyewitness News!
“Hell or High Water” stars Academy Award Winner Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine and Ben Foster. It’s set in Texas and is based on two brothers who come together to rob banks. “Toby” played by Chris Pine is a dad trying to make a better life for his kids. His brother “Tanner” played by Ben Foster is an ex con. Action, suspense and a story that looks at what’s really good and bad ensues. It’s being called a modern day western.
Emily is filling in next to Elizabeth today.
Emily is live at Wendy’s in Coon Rapids with some kids who are hoping to become Wendy’s Kid Reporter! Kids ages 7 to 12 years old are coming out for the chance to report along side the Twin Cities Live team at the Minnesota State Fair in August.
Steve is on vacation and Kelli is filling in! Elizabeth and Kelli chat about a few things.
Fish from KS95 is co-hosting with Elizabeth. Steve is on vacation.
“Florence Foster Jenkins” is based on a New York socialite who back in the 40’s wanted to become an opera singer. Only problem was, she was terrible. The movie stars academy award winning actress Meryl Streep. Her husband is played by Hugh Grant. His character desperately does everything possible to make sure she never finds out just how bad of a singer she really is.
Steve is on vacation. Kevin Doran from 5 Eyewitness News is filling in!
is a big supporter of Make-A-Wish, and recently wrapped up a promotion with Cub Foods that directly benefited the Minnesota
chapter. They stopped by to tell us about the money they've helped raise for the organization and a fun event where you can help too!
Radio week is wrapping up! Dez from KS95 joins Steve today!
Don’t Think Twice is a new movie about improv. It follows six friends who have a goal of making it onto one of the country’s top comedy shows. Comedian Mike Birbiglia not only acted in the movie, but he also wrote and directed it.
K102’s Amy James is co-hosting with Steve for Radio Week!
Falen’s dog, Elliott, has a new sister at home named Muppet. With a new family member to get used to, we thought it would be fun to figure out what is going through Elliot’s head. Who better to figure this out than TCL’s psychic and medium, Jodi Livon! Jodi gives Elliott a reading and fills in the blanks for Falen.
Emily is live at Wendy’s
in Richfield with some kids who are hoping to become Wendy’s Kid Reporter! Kids ages 7 to 12 years old are coming out for the chance to report along side the Twin Cities Live team at the Minnesota State Fair in August.
Falen from KDWB is Steve’s co-host today for Radio Week!
Alexis from myTalk 107.1 is co-hosting today!
It’s Radio Week! Julia Cobbs from myTalk 107.1 is co-hosting with Steve!
Saint Paul resident and psychologist of 20 years, Rachel Awes
, is the author of “The Great Green Okayness,” which is a TCL Book Club selection. Rachel stops by to discuss who inspired her to write this book.