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Empty Nesters, Retirees Ditching The Suburbs For Downtown MinneapolisNo more shoveling, no yardwork and happy hour seven nights a week. Sound appealing? Well, it sure is to a growing amount of Minnesotans choosing to live in downtown Minneapolis.
Good Question: Where Has Our Severe Weather Gone?Parts of Minnesota saw the first tornado warnings of the season on Wednesday, but they're happening less often than in years past.
BCA Working To ID Suspects In Credit Card, Rental Car TheftRogers police and the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are asking for the public's help to identify two men suspected of credit card fraud and rental car theft. Authorities say two men used a woman's credit card to buy about $3,000 worth of electronics from the Cabela's in Rogers.
Sheriff: 2 Hurt In Crash Caused By Inattentive DrivingInattentive driving is likely the cause of a head-on crash in Benton County Wednesday, says the sheriff's office. The crash happened at about 1:10 p.m. on the 800 block of Little Rock Road Northeast in Watab Township.
Wolf Pups Under the Microscope In Bottle-Feeding StudyThe sound of wolves howling is a common one at the Wildlife Science Center in Columbus. But that haunting sound has been eclipsed lately by the sounds of whimpering puppies.
HCMC Doctor Returns From Trip To Space StationAn HCMC doctor says his training not only prepared him for a career in ER medicine, it also prepared him for space.

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Minnesota Loses To Iowa 8-2 In Big Ten Baseball TourneyIowa's Joel Booker tied a Big Ten tournament record with five hits as Iowa upset top-seeded Minnesota 8-2 on Wednesday.
After Tumultuous Year, Adrian Peterson Happy With VikingsIt was a year ago and the circus was swirling around Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings. The star running back was distrustful of some in the organization after a season away.
Twins Hit 3 Homers In Win Over RoyalsMiguel Sano hit the go-ahead two-run home run in the fifth inning after Minnesota lost an early lead, and the Twins staved off another series sweep Wednesday by beating the Kansas City Royals 7-5.
Dottie Pepper On DEAN & DELUCA Invitational: 'A Wonderful Test Of Skill'CBS Sports on-course reporter Dottie Pepper looks at the DEAN & DELUCA Invitational, to take place at the revered Colonial Country Club.
Timberwolves G Ricky Rubio's Mom Dies At 56The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday that the mother of starting point guard Ricky Rubio, Tona Vives, has passed away.
Tired Of The Twins? 4 Other Things To Do Memorial Day WeekendRight now Twins baseball isn't worth watching, so here are four other things to do over Memorial Day Weekend.

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Ask An Expert: Upcoming Summer Fashion Trends In MinnesotaStylist and fashion consultant Carly Gatzlaff, owner of Ă La Mode Wardrobe Consulting, offers tips on upcoming summer fashion trends and ideas for looking your summer best.
Best Spring 2016 Races In MinnesotaBeing one of the fittest states in the nation, Minnesota has no shortage of races to participate in. Get your feet moving and blood pumping with our sampling of some of the most interesting races of the spring.
Most Instagram Worthy Locations in MinnesotaNatural wonders sweeping across the horizon, incredible historic sites, colorful urban landscapes... the sights of Minnesota make for some pretty great pictures.
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Top 5 Spring Onion RecipesIt's definitely Spring Onion season. Here's what you can do with them thanks to Dara's Top 5!
5 Ways To Give Back To Our Military Heroes On Memorial DaySpend some time giving back to our military heroes this Memorial Day. Here are five great ways to honor a vet today.

WCCO Features

Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers' 1st Anniversary Brew-Off Heads Back To St. PaulTin Whiskers is celebrating one year of brew-offs! In May 2015, Tin Whiskers decided to create a challenge that would incorporate several Minnesota breweries, unique flavors and customer choice.
Jordana's Blog: SplurgingWhen was the last time you bought or accepted an expensive, lavish gift? Too long, huh? I know we often aren't in a position to spend lots of money on a non-necessity but it sure is fun when we do.
Walker Art Center Inviting Families Out For Music, MoviesThe Walker Art Center is inviting families on the first Saturday of every month this summer to hear local music, do art and watch films – all for free.
Tap Talk: Eastlake Brewery At Midtown Global MarketThis week, Tap Talk is featuring Eastlake Craft Brewing. Check out the interview with owner and headbrewer Ryan Pitman.
Mike's Mix: Bluestem Bar’s Sage White FlipFrench Meadow opened in Minneapolis 30 years ago as an all-organic bakery with locally-sourced ingredients. Since then they have expanded into bakeries and cafes in multiple Twin Cities locations.
Tap Talk: Summit Releases 2nd Beer For 30th AnniversarySummit has released its second brew – the Keller Pils. A more sessionable summer ale, the Keller Pils features flavors of a classic German pilsner.

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