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Goin' To The Lake: Glenwood (Day 1)The summer roadtrip through Minnesota and Western Wisconsin is all about Going to the Lake. So how about a stop at a celebration called Waterama?!
Wis. Boy, 10, Donates $20K To Children’s HospitalA 10-year-old boy from Wisconsin just wrote the biggest check of his life. He donated $20,000 to a children's hospital, and he raised that money in a unique way.
Scott County Asks For Help Naming Resident JailbirdA Scott County jailbird has had multiple encounters with law enforcement just this week alone, but deputies don't mind the company.
Without A Label, Local Gospel Artist Tops Billboard ChartsJovonta Patton's album "Finally Living" is number one on the Billboard Gospel charts.
First Responders Rescue Roseville Couple From FloodingFlash flooding during Wednesday’s heavy rain caused some frightening moments for one Roseville couple.
Dayton Speaks On Last, Historic Night Of Dem ConventionHillary Clinton will make history Thursday night when she becomes the first woman in American history to lead a major political party.

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Lynx's Augustus Proud Of WNBA Player ActivismSeimone Augustus grew up in Louisiana, not far from where Alton Sterling was shot this month. She knows that could have easily been someone she knew.
Wild, Dumba Strike 2-Year, $5.1M DealThe Minnesota Wild and defenseman Matt Dumba have agreed to terms on a two-year, $5.1 million contract.
Minnesota Vikings Report To Training Camp In MankatoThe Minnesota Vikings brought high expectations with them as they rolled into training camp Thursday in Mankato.
Vikings Sign Head Coach Mike Zimmer To Contract ExtensionThe Minnesota Vikings have signed head coach Mike Zimmer to a contract extension.
4 Things To Know: DNC, Powerball, Vikings Training Camp & MoreFrom Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia to the Minnesota Vikings training camp in Mankato, here is a look at the top four stories from July 28, 2016.
Freeman, Braves Beat Twins 9-7 For 2-Game SweepFreddie Freeman homered, doubled and tied a career high with five RBIs as the Atlanta Braves held off the Minnesota Twins 9-7 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep.

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Best R&B Concerts Coming To MinnesotaR&B lives. See five powerful displays of soulful blues in Minnesota this season.
5 Ways To Prep For School Before The First DayStart the school year off on the right foot by helping your kids prep for school before the first day.
Best Flea Markets In MinnesotaFlea markets are a popular activity throughout Minnesota. Some are scheduled weekly,and some occur once a year. Here are the five most noteworthy markets in Minnesota.
Best Craft Shows In MinnesotaLocal fairs and craft shows in Minnesota will exhibit original work from a wide spectrum of talent.
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.
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!

WCCO Features

Wander Minnesota: Last Of The Summer FestivalsThis is just the tip of the iceberg for festivals and events in Minnesota in August.
MNfusion: Blackeye Roasting Co. Opens S. Minneapolis LocationWhen it comes to craft beverages, Minnesota's market is burgeoning. Now, consumers can enjoy any number of locally handcrafted drinks straight from the tap – including coffee.
Tap Talk: Freehouse, A Brewpub In Mpls' North LoopWhat started as two servers dreaming up a breakfast restaurant concept has now blossomed into a successful restaurant company: Blue Plate Restaurant Company.
Mike's Mix: Fine Spirits ClassicEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, Mike checks out a couple of cocktails from the Fine Spirits Classic.
'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.

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