Holiday Season

Latest Minnesota Holiday Season

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Holiday Decorating Tips From Bachman’s House

Ever get overwhelmed by all the choices you have, when it comes to decorating for the holidays? Check out the Bachman’s Holiday Ideas House.

11/26/2012

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WCCO Holiday Beers Tasting Notes

Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild WCCO Holiday Beers Tasting Notes August Schell Brewing Co. August Schell Brewing Co. was founded by German immigrant August Schell in 1860 and passed into the possession of the Schell family […]

11/21/2012

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Mall Of America Decks The Halls For Black Friday

Mall of America is getting ready for the big rush of shoppers. The plan is to have all the decorations set for Black Friday. Extra help is hired to put up all the tinsel and lights. The work started right after Halloween, and is still going on.

11/21/2012

WCCO’s Thanksgiving Holiday Recipes

Looking for ways to add a little flavor to your Thanksgiving holiday? Here a couple of recipes from WCCO-TV personalities.

11/21/2012

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5th Annual Phalen Park Light Display Helps Local Charities

A holiday tradition that benefits local charities gets underway Tuesday night in St. Paul. It’s the fifth year for drive through light display “Holiday Lights in the Park” at Phalen Park.

11/20/2012

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Forget Black Friday, Shop Local For Small Biz Saturday

This holiday season local business owners want you to put your money where your home is.

11/19/2012

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Target Has Earlier Start For Holiday Kickoff

Target Corp. will open its doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving, three hours earlier than a year ago, to kick off the holiday shopping season.

11/12/2012

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Holiday Shopping Online: Sites For Cyber Monday And Beyond

The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.

11/07/2012

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Planning For Black Friday And All Your Holiday Season Shopping Trips

Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year. Here’s how to get the most out of your shopping trip.

11/07/2012

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Alma’s Simple Homemade Holiday Gifts

Giving homemade edible gifts can save time and money over the holidays. Try out these tasty treats on some of the special people in your life.

11/07/2012

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Stocking Stuffers: Great Gifts For $10 Or Less

The holidays can be really expensive. But these thoughtful stocking stuffers won’t cost you more than $10 each.

11/07/2012

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The Pros And Cons Of Gift Cards

To gift card or not to gift card? That is the question. Here are the pros and cons of giving a gift card this holiday season.

11/07/2012

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Protect Your Personal Information When Shopping Online

Online shopping doesn’t have to be risky. Here are a few tips to protect your credit/debit card information on the internet.

11/07/2012

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A Guide To NYE Events, Activities For Families

The ball might drop a little earlier at these celebrations, but who’s counting? Well, that is to say, other than the kids counting down to “midnight” at these pint-sized parties that end well before midnight.

12/30/2011

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1 Year Later, Family Celebrates Child’s Miracle Transplant

It’s the time of year when we get together with our families and celebrate. And this year, one Twin Cities family really has a lot to be thankful for.

12/23/2011

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Last-Minute Gift Ideas For Under $15

Time is running out for you to get your Christmas shopping done. But don’t be afraid, because there are plenty of last-minute options that won’t break the bank.

12/22/2011

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Kindle Fire Vs. Nook Tablet: CNET Weighs In

It seems everyone wants a tablet this year. The question is: Which one should you buy?

12/21/2011

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Community Touched By Soldier’s Simple Request For Socks

A simple request from a marine in Afghanistan has created an outpouring of support from one community in Woodbury.

12/21/2011

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‘Nutcracker Fantasy’ Gets A New Home

This holiday season, the Minnesota Dance Theater’s “The Nutcracker Fantasy” is back.

12/20/2011

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Seasons Of Hope: Helping A St. Paul Navy Family

In communities all around us there are many good, hard-working families who just need a little help to get through tough times. So, in this Season of Hope, WCCO is connecting families in need with those who can help.

12/19/2011

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Finding Minnesota: 834 Nativity Scenes

You know the story of Mary, who had to stay in a manger because there was no room at the inn. Now we have the story of Helen, who’s running out of room at home — because it’s overflowing with mangers.

12/18/2011

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Best Places For Kids To Shop For Holiday Gifts

We all know the holiday season is about giving. Of course, you might have a hard time convincing a kid of this, but after your child has completed his or her own list of holiday desires have them make a shopping list for all the special people in their lives.

12/17/2011

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‘Super Saturday’ Lures Last-Minute Shoppers

Three weeks after Black Friday’s mad rush, some sanity has returned to shopping malls and savvy holiday customers have it figured out.

12/16/2011

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Good Question: How Much Do LED Lights Save?

Many stores are moving away from traditional holiday lights and selling LED lights which are considered “greener.” That got us wondering, what do LEDs really save us?

12/16/2011

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