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Police: Man, 74, Found Dead In Eden Prairie HomeA 74-year-old man was found dead in his Eden Prairie home Friday afternoon, according to police.
Wisconsin Teen Found Dead On Panama BeachA Wisconsin teenager died on a church mission trip to Panama this week, Panamanian authorities confirmed Friday.
Good Questions: Heat Lightning, Political Conventions, 'OK'What causes heat lightning? Who pays for the political conventions? Who pays for the political conventions? These are all Good Questions!
Officer Recounts Rescue Of Suicidal TeenA Twin Cities teenager stood on a ledge; ready to jump onto the interstate below. A 911 caller first spotted her. Two officers knew the severity from the start.
I-94 Closure This Weekend To Challenge St. Paul Concert GoersIf you are heading into St. Paul this weekend, there is a major road closure you need to know about.
5 Things You Didn't Know About Sen. Tim KaineHillary Clinton announced Friday night that Democratic Senator Tim Kaine will be her running mate.

Latest Sports Headlines

Lynx Extend Win Streak To 6 With Victory Over StormMaya Moore scored 21 points, Sylvia Fowles had 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 79-72 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.
Twins Beat Red Sox 2-1Kyle Gibson put an end to a two-game hitting outburst by the Red Sox, allowing just a pair of hits in the first inning and none over the next seven as the Minnesota Twins edged Boston 2-1 Friday night.
Football Insiders Remember Denny GreenTo those that knew Denny Green well – and those who coached against him -- he was held in high regard.
Lynx Set For Month-Long Olympic BreakThe Minnesota Lynx have a home game Friday night against the Seattle Storm. It is a big one, because it is their final game before the Olympic break.
Fans React To Coach Denny Green's DeathThe opening of the new home of the Minnesota Vikings began with a moment of silence Friday as fans took a moment to remember Denny Green.
Fantasy Football 2016: Top 10 Running BacksThis year's crop of potential RB 1s is a deep and potentially draft-changing one if you choose wisely.

Best Of Minnesota

Best Outdoor Swimming Spots In MinnesotaDon't let summer pass you by. Get in the water at these local swimming holes, rivers, lakes and ponds.
Vote: Where Is The Best State Park In Minnesota?If you're looking for somewhere to get outdoors and enjoy Minnesota's natural beauty, our state parks can't be beat.
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Top 5 Grilled Potato RecipesPotatoes and the grill are perfect together. Smokiness, crispiness and everything that makes a potato delicious. Here are Dara's Top 5 Grilled Potato Recipes!
Best Old School Arcades In MinnesotaBars and arcades throughout Minnesota feature video games of all types from all eras. Here are five best places where you can still find those great vintage electronic games.
Best Hangout Spots After Bar Close In MinnesotaDon't let closing time close out your night.
Best Omelets In MinnesotaNext to soup, the omelet (or omelette) is runner-up as a perfect food. Made from eggs, seasoning and a dash of milk, this easy dish often includes meat, vegetables and cheese stirred into the mixture. Served with hash browns, corned beef or meat hash and a few sides, the omelet is a wonderful all-in-one meal.

WCCO Features

'Microbe And Gasoline' Not As Fantastic As You'd ThinkFilmmaker Michel Gondry, known for his hyper-inventive visual style in movies like "The Science of Sleep" and "Mood Indigo", is back with a new work on boyhood and friendship, but his latest looks quite a bit different than the produced-to-the-hilt movies for which he is known – and, at least for me, appreciated. The difference is so great it’s as if the director has challenged himself to take his imagination out of the poetry-and-props clouds and place it into an environment that’s earthier, a realm in which the hints of realism could grow.
Tap Talk: Aquatennial Mess Hall Showcases 4 Craft BreweriesThe four "Best Days Of Summer" are upon us in Minneapolis – the Aquatennial has returned. Celebrated since 1939, the summer event is now in its 77th year.
Wander Minnesota: Where To Beat The HeatIt sounds like we're in for a few days of intense heat and humidity. While there are people who really enjoy this weather there are plenty who don't.
Bite Of Minnesota: Cauliflower Crust PizzaNo time to make dinner? Feeding a crowd? Late night hunger? Pizza to the rescue!
Tap Talk: Big Axe Brewing CompanyWhile it's hard to go more than a few blocks in Minneapolis or St. Paul without finding a new neighborhood taproom, several Minnesota towns remain untouched by this trend. And some, are just beginning to grow their community.
Mike's Mix: Hang GliderEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, Mike stopped by Third Bird for a Hang Glider.

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