Writer Bios


A list of the magazines and newspapers Dan Emerson has written for would make a pretty full newsstand – they include local, regional and national publications covering subjects ranging from medical practice management to dog park management to corporate site selection and casino management.(A partial list of titles: Minnesota Medicine, Minnesota Physician, Safety & Health, Casino Executive, Biocycle, Drum Business, Guitar World, Downbeat, Request, Convenience Store Decisions, Parks and Recreation, Dog Fancy, Mini-Storage Management, Plants Sites and Parks, Shopping Center World, Funworld, Internet Retailer, Minnesota Commercial Real Estate, Finance & Commerce, TC Business Journal, Minnesota Monthly, Mpls-St. Paul, Pioneer Press, Star Tribune, City Pages, Ethanol, and who can forget Scrap Tire News. Then there are the Tiger Oak Publications magazines: Minnesota Business, Southwest Metro, Edina, Woodbury, Maple Grove and Plymouth).Dan also spends a lot of time playing and writing about music, as a bar band bassist, fledgling jazz pianist and jazz writer for the Pioneer Press (since 2003). He also serves as curator of the Museum of Obsolete Technology (a.k.a. his home), not far from Lake Harriet in South Minneapolis.


Meteorologist Frank Watson was born into the business
Flight to D.C. honors World War II vet.
Brian Fowler
Local fishing addicts reveal their passion and share boatloads of expertise.
The tradition of chronicling ice-out dates on White Bear Lake.