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Search Continues For Boater In Miss. River Near St. PaulThe search for a missing boater in the Mississippi River will continue Saturday. The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office says they received a report of someone falling out of a boat just after midnight by Shepard Road near the Ramsey County – Dakota County border.
State Patrol: Alcohol Involved In Deadly Crash Near Long LakeAlcohol may have played a factor in a deadly crash that shut down Highway 12 early Saturday morning. The accident happened just east of Old Crystal Bay Road near Long Lake at about 2:15 a.m.
Mike's Mix: Sonora GrillEach Saturday, Mike Augustyniak takes us to a local bar to see what interesting drinks the mixologist is stirring up. This week, he went to the Sonora Grill in Minneapolis.
Good Questions: Rainy Day EditionParts of Minnesota saw more than four inches of rain this week. So, we're answering some of your rainy day Good Questions.
Closures To Affect Drivers On I-94, I-35WA few major interstates are closing this weekend in the north and east metro. In. St. Paul, Interstate 94 will be closing between Highway 280 and Snelling Avenue to demolish the Prior Avenue bridge deck, which will be rebuilt this summer.
Blue Herons Making A Big Comeback On Lake PeltierAt one time, Anoka County’s Lake Peltier was home to the second largest blue heron nesting spot in the Twin Cities.

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6 Picks Left For Vikings In Final Day Of NFL DraftThe Minnesota Vikings head into the last day of the NFL draft armed with six picks in the final four rounds. The Vikings have a fourth-rounder, a fifth-rounder and two picks each in the sixth and seventh rounds on Saturday.
Twins Fall To Tigers 9-2 In Fulmer's MLB DebutMichael Fulmer allowed two earned runs in five innings to win his major league debut and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 9-2 Friday night.
Twins Coach Gene Glynn Stays Close To His Roots In WasecaIn Minnesota, Gene Glynn is so much more than a coach for the Twins -- he was the first-ever Mr. Basketball in the state, out of Waseca in 1975.
Vikings Pick Clemson CB Mackensie Alexander In 2nd RoundThe Minnesota Vikings have drafted Clemson defensive back Mackensie Alexander with the 54th overall pick in the second round on Friday.
Legendary Coach Mike Grant Strives To Help Single ParentsIconic Eden Prairie High School football coach Mike Grant has achieved about all you can achieve in his field. He has earned more state titles than other in the state, and he was also honored as National Coach of the Year.
New Vikings WR Treadwell 'In The Right Place'The Minnesota Vikings introduced their first round draft pick, wide receiver Laquon Treadwell, at a press conference on Monday.

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Best Baseball Fields In MinnesotaBaseball is a great reliever for spring fever, so check out these top baseball fields throughout Minnesota to put your spring fever to rest.
Vote: Where Is The Best Taco In Minnesota?Natalie Nyhus asked you where to find the best tacos in Minnesota. We've narrowed it down to three picks.
Ask A Minnesota Expert: Tips For Building A Cat TunnelCreate new spaces and places. Your cat will love you for it.
5 Mother's Day Themed Gift Basket IdeasShow your mom how much you care with a personalized gift basket this Mother's Day. Here are five sample baskets to spark your creativity.
Best Crème Brûlée In MinnesotaYou do not have to be French to enjoy this rich custard dessert topped with a sweet caramelized crust.
5 Classes Moms Will Love To Take With KidsWhat better way to celebrate mom at Mother’s Day, or throughout the year, than to take a class and share time together doing what you both enjoy.

WCCO Features

Mike's Mix: Sonora GrillEach Saturday, Mike Augustyniak takes us to a local bar to see what interesting drinks the mixologist is stirring up. This week, he went to the Sonora Grill in Minneapolis.
Jordana's Blog: Compliment Away!"Don't waste a compliment on yourself." A guest on my show, Stephen Blair Venable, said this on the air Thursday night.
Mixed Blood To Host 40th Anniversary Gala At Paisley ParkA little under a month after the shocking death of Minnesota's Prince, a local theatre will celebrate its 40th anniversary at the place he called home.
Wild Blog: 4 Takeaways From Chuck Fletcher's Year-End Press ConferenceEven though the Wild made the playoffs for the fourth year in a row, this year will go down as probably the most frustrating season in franchise history.
Prep Blog: This Weekend's Top Spring Match-UpsThe sun should be back out just in time for a big weekend on the spring high school sports landscape.
MNfusion: 'Leap Of Faith' Actor Matt Tatone Talks Following Your HeartIt's a cliché. It's trite. It manifests itself in several other over-used phrases such as "things always happen for a reason," and "trust your gut." But, behind every trite cliché is a little bit of truth.

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