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A Look Back At Wadena’s 2010 Tornado Devastation

The tornado that tore through the town of Wadena in 2010 left 4,000 community members working tirelessly to clean up the extensive damage. From the air, it looked like a war zone. Homes were flattened; a church was destroyed; school buses were covered in debris from all that was left of Wadena Deer Creek High School.


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Best Commercials of 2010

An always entertaining list of commercials, the best of 2010. Some of these are artistic and others are just plain funny. Check them out for yourself.


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Mpls Man Sentenced To 38 Years In Prison For 2010 Murder

A 27-year-old Minneapolis man has been sentenced to 38 years in prison for the Nov. 9, 2010 murder of a 28-year-old man, according to the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office.



New HIV/AIDS Cases Decline In 2010 In Minnesota

The number of people in Minnesota diagnosed with HIV or AIDS declined in 2010. But state health officials say the 11 percent drop in cases doesn’t tell the whole story.


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Dayton Reports Earning Over $672K In 2010

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton made $671,724 last year — more than enough to qualify for an income tax hike under his budget proposal, according to tax returns released Tuesday.


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Pre-Foreclosure Notices Up In Minnesota In 2010

The number of Minnesota homeowners who fell behind on their mortgage in 2010 increased over the previous year.


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Most Outrageous Fees Of 2010

Here’s the link to the story Chad mentioned about outrageous fees.


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Rosen’s Top Minnesota Sports Stories Of 2010

It’s not easy being a Minnesota sports fan these days.


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2010 In Review: WCCO’s Most-Watched Videos

These are WCCO.COM’s most-watched videos of 2010.


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The Funniest Late Night Sketches Of 2010

Thanks to Huffington Post and YouTube, you can sample some of the best bits of late night television from 2010


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Minnesota Led The Nation For 2010 Tornadoes

Minnesota had more reported tornadoes in 2010 than any state in the nation with 145. The preliminary numbers were issued by the National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center.



Worst Commercials Of 2010

Remember the Geico ad with that annoying pig? The Daily Beast rated it one of the “Worst Commercials of 2010”. We’ve got a link to the entire list.


Best Viral Videos of 2010

Were you a fan of the new Old Spice commercials? How about “Cat Drives a Tractor”? Videogum has compiled a collection of the best viral videos of 2010.


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JibJab Says Goodbye To 2010

The funny folks over at JibJab.com have come up with another video poking fun at politics. This time its President Obama and Vice President Biden saying goodbye to a rough 2010.


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Wander MN: Wrapping Up 2010

The holiday season has, as it inevitably does, arrived full force again, and there are so many things to do. And just not in the Twin Cities, but all over the state. Here are just a few suggestions of things to do from now through New Year’s, whether you’re hanging out in the metro area or heading outstate for some family holiday time.