Today in Minot | May 10, 2024

Today is Friday, May 10th. The sun will rise on the 52nd day of spring, and the 131st day of the year at 6:11 AM. We will see 15 hours 1 minute of daylight before it sets at 9:12 PM.

Currently we have clear, cool skies. The temperature is 48 degrees. The wind is 17 mph out of the West. Today, we are expecting partly cloudy skies and pleasantly warm temperatures. The temperature will reach a high of 71ยฐF with winds 10-15 mph out of the Northwest.

On This Day

On this day in 1869, the First Transcontinental Railroad was completed in the United States, connecting the east and west coasts and revolutionizing transportation and trade across the country.

Born & Died: Fred Astaire, (Born, 1899) American dancer, singer, and actor known for his performances in musical films, Bono, (Born, 1960) Irish singer-songwriter and lead vocalist of the rock band U2, Sid Vicious, (Born, 1957) English bassist and vocalist for the punk rock band Sex Pistols, Kenan Thompson, (Born, 1978) American actor and comedian known for his work on Saturday Night Live, Ellen Ochoa, (Born, 1958) American engineer, former astronaut, and the first Hispanic woman to go to space

Today is: National Lipid Day,World Lupus Day,National Shrimp Day,National Provider Appreciation Day,National Washington Day,National Clean Up Your Room Day,National Military Spouse Appreciation Day

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SavorMinot’s guest writer for today is Lisa Simpson from “The Simpsons”. Read and grade the results here.

Today’s Happenings!

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Weekly Features

Reuben Sandwiches (and other Features) @PrairieSkyBreads

Wednesday, May 8th โ€” Sunday, May 12th

Craving a classic with a twist? Dive into the delicious Reuben sandwich on PSB pumpernickel, part of this weekโ€™s specials at Prairie Sky Breads in Downtown Minot, available from May 8th to May 12th. #ComfortFood #DowntownDelights #SavorMinot

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Say Savor & Save

Say Savor Minot & Save! @BudgetMusic

Monday, May 6th โ€” Friday, May 10th

๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ This Wednesday at Budget Music & Video in Downtown Minot, just say “Savor Minot” at checkout to enjoy a 10% discount on everything from vintage LPs to unique handmade jewelry and more! Don’t miss out on enhancing your collection with our diverse range of music, movies, and collectibles. ๐ŸŽธ๐ŸŽฅ #MusicDeals #ShopLocal #SavorMinot

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Taste & Experience

The Taco Grinder! (May’s Hoagie of the Month!) @MagicCityHoagies

Wednesday, May 1st โ€” Friday, May 31st

๐ŸŒฎ๐Ÿฅ– Dive into the flavors of May with Magic City Hoagies’ Taco Grinder! Choose from ham, turkey, or salami, loaded with seasoned beef and all your favorite taco toppings, available all month long in Downtown Minot. #HoagieOfTheMonth #TasteExperience #SavorMinot

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In Theaters

Once Upon a Mattress @MouseRiverPlayers

Thursday, May 9th โ€” Sunday, May 12th

Dive into a world of whimsy with the Mouse River Players’ production of Once Upon a Mattress in Downtown Minot, May 9-12 & 16-19! Experience an evening of laughter and romance as Princess Winnifred takes on Queen Aggravain’s impossible tests. #TheaterMagic #OnceUponAMattress #SavorMinot

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Happy Hour

Happy Hour with a View! @1685

Wednesday, May 8th โ€” Saturday, May 11th

Join us at 1685 for ‘Happy Hour with a View’ from May 8th to May 11th and enjoy spectacular winter views over South Minot’s golf course while warming up with our delicious Pho Fries and Buffalo Pimento Dip! Donโ€™t miss out on these flavors that promise to cut through the cold, every Wednesday through Saturday this winter. #HappyHour #WinterWarmers #SavorMinot

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Performances & Exhibitions

Coalescence: 2024 Senior Capstone Exhibition @NorthwestArtsCenter

Friday, May 3rd โ€” Friday, June 7th

๐ŸŽจ Witness the fusion of creativity at the Coalescence: 2024 Senior Capstone Exhibition, featuring eight talented Minot State University art students. Join us at the Northwest Arts Center from May 3rd to June 7th and experience the culmination of their artistic journey! ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ #ArtExhibition #MinotEvents #SavorMinot

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Monthly Features

May’s Featured Drinks @OTV

Wednesday, May 1st โ€” Friday, May 31st

Kick off May with Off The Vine’s new drink specials in Downtown Minot! From a homemade cold brew espresso liqueur to a non-alcoholic Black Currant Fizz, there’s a refreshing pick for everyone. #MayDrinks #WineBar #SavorMinot

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