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Hennepin Co., Other Partners To Cover SWLRT Funding GapThe Southwest Light Rail Transit project, whose future looked bleak after hopes of a special state legislative session were recently dashed, may now have another chance.
Newcomb Family, Going On 83 Years, Earns State Fair Legacy AwardThe Newcomb family, going on 83 years at the State Fair, earned the fair's Legacy Award on Tuesday.
Longtime North Mpls. Business Gives Free Shoes To Kids For SchoolFriedman's Shoe Store has been on the north side of Minneapolis since 1889, and at their currently location on West Broadway since 1920.
Republican Stewart Mills Talks Politics At Minnesota State FairExcept for one brief Republican term, Minnesota's 8th Congressional District been reliably Democratic for decades.
Teacher, Husband In Murder-Suicide Under Child Sex Crime InvestigationThe apparent murder-suicide of a Minnesota elementary school teacher and his husband in Washington State comes as the two were being investigated for sexually exploiting students that the teacher mentored.
WCCO 4 Live At The Minnesota State Fair (2016): Day 6While a dark cloud was over Winter Park on Tuesday, the sun was shining on the Minnesota State Fair.

Latest Sports Headlines

Teddy Bridgewater Suffers Season-Ending Dislocated Knee, ACL TearTeddy Bridgewater's season is over after he suffered a dislocated knee and complete ACL tear in practice Tuesday.
10 Questions With Pro Wrestling’s Next Big Star, Adam ColeTwo-time Ring of Honor world champion Adam Cole discusses wrestling overseas in Japan and enjoying his time while working towards his 'WrestleMania moment.'
2016 College Football Opening Weekend Games To WatchCollege football kicks off with a big slate of games this weekend. Here are the ones you should look out for.
Vikings Release C John SullivanJohn Sullivan's run with the Minnesota Vikings is over after nine years.
Vikings Shepherd, Cockran Among 9 CutsThe Minnesota Vikings have cut nine players from their roster, including offensive lineman Austin Shepherd and former University of Minnesota defensive end Theiren Cockran.
NFL 2016: Vikings Hope To Defend NFC North Title In New StadiumMinnesota has a gleaming new stadium. The Vikings are division champions for the first time in six years.

Best Of Minnesota

Best Places To Get A Makeover In MinnesotaYou don't have to fly to L.A. to get an amazing makeover.
Top Spots Near Minnesota To Say Goodbye To SummerThese are the best places to say goodbye to the magnificence of summertime.
Best Toddler Clothing Stores In MinnesotaOutfit your kids at one of these five chic-shopping sites in Minnesota.
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Top 5 Roast Corn RecipesOf course one of the all-time favorite State Fair foods is the roast corn – but what can you do after the State Fair, to get those good roast corn flavors at home? Dara has her Top 5 right here!
Best Oldies Music Bars In MinnesotaTake a trip back in time with these Oldies music bars.
Best Spicy Food Restaurants In MinnesotaFive Minnesota establishments offer fare spicy enough for the most seasoned palate.

WCCO Features

Wander Minnesota: State Fair, The Miracle of BirthOne of the Minnesota State Fair’s newer attractions is the CHS Miracle of Birth Center.
5 Must-Try New State Fair Foods In 2016For many, the fair is a one-time affair, during which, tackling all 32 foods could bit a bit daunting. So, for those who are looking to maximize their trip, and their wallets, we've taste-tested the new foods and compiled our list of must-try items.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Football Hungry After 2015 Title RunThe St. Thomas football team reported for its fall camp on Aug. 13, and there's already a sense of urgency for the Tommies.
Tap Talk: Corn, Cookies Among Inspiration For State Fair BeerFor the 2016 Great Minnesota Get Together, corn, cookies and even funnel cake served as inspiration for brewers. So, wash down your favorite fair food on a stick with some these new craft beers!
Tap Talk: LTD Brewing Co. Hosts Release Party For Triple IPAIPA lovers, head to Hopkins this weekend! For the third year in a row, Hopkins' LTD Brewing Company is releasing their popular beer Sleepwalker.
Mike's Mix: Smack Shack's HurricaneEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, he tries a twist on the "quintessential drink of New Orleans."

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