Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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Weekend Preview Plus 3-3-2011 through 3-13-11

Muffins: It is difficult to even imagine what you are all up to in the hinterland.  No doubt it is fun and refreshing (what with...

Health department launches HIV focus groups

As TheColu.mn reported in early January, HIV infections among young gay and bisexual men have been increasing in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Health...

Relationship Quest is Hitting the Mark!

It may seem a bit unlikely that an ex-pastor of 25 years would be the one to tap the nerve of a community that...

When’s the Last Time You Went for a Nice Ride?

With the unseasonably warm weather we have been enjoying come all kinds of perks.  The lilacs are already in full bloom, BBQ grills are...

Obama will lift HIV travel and immigration bans

While signing the Reauthorization of Ryan White CARE Act, an important safety net for people living with HIV, President Obama announced that the United...

Pounds for Pride

Inspired by the Rainbow Health Initiative's Pounds4Pride campaign for a more fit Minnesota LGBT community, I sat down with one of my roommates to...

From The Editor’s Desk: Lavender Gets it Wrong on HIV disclosure

In its last issue, Lavender magazine ran a "public service announcement" about Daniel James Rick, a Minneapolis man that police say has had unprotected...

Minneapolis City Council approves Life Time Fitness contract

Life Time Fitness came under scrutiny at the Minneapolis City Council last week because the chain of fitness centers does not offer domestic partner...

Older Gay Men and HIV: A Personal Story

Listen to a podcast with a man who is HIV positive and the personal struggles it has brought him.

Who Knew Hooping Was SO Old?

Hula Hooping is older than Wham-O, the company that made it a National obsession in the 1960's.  Well, thanks to Rainbow Health Initiative's Pounds4Pride...