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Excellent Educator: Apple Valley High’s Greg Gamache

This morning, the WCCO Morning Show is honoring another excellent educator in the metro who has gone above and beyond to make a difference in students’ lives. Some teachers go to great lengths to connect with their students, and that’s certainly the case for this week’s educator.

04/11/2014

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Tyus Jones Chooses To Take His Talent To Duke

Another one of Minnesota’s star basketball recruits announced Friday that he will be leaving the state.

11/15/2013

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Eagan Sisters Head To Jr. Olympics

Natalie and Elena Windels share both a last name and a passion for track and field. “I like how you just get to accelerate and, like, just use all your power and try and finish and do the best that you can,” Elena said. Her sister Natalie is more succinct. “I just like running,” Natalie said. James Pipkens, the head sprints coach for Apple Valley High School, works closely with the sisters. He says there may be some sibling rivalry going on.

07/19/2013

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Positively MN: Longtime Speech Coach Leaves Undeniable Legacy

If it’s 3 o’clock on any given afternoon, you can probably find Pam Wycoff listening to a speech. As the head coach at Apple Valley High School for 24 years, Wycoff has spent countless hours teaching students the intricacies of public speaking.

05/09/2013

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Fallen Officer Honored On The Basketball Court

Friends and former co-workers hit the hardwood Saturday to support a police officer who died in the line of duty.

03/16/2013

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Former Viking Tommy Kramer: ‘No Regrets’

Tommy Kramer is one of those names that resonate with Minnesotans, and for a number of reasons. He was a gutsy quarterback for the Vikings, and was infamous for his off-the-field behavior. However controversial, he was always likeable.

07/07/2012

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Prep Blog: Tyus Jones Is Star In The Making

Anyone who follows high school basketball in Minnesota is already well aware of Tyus Jones. The Apple Valley sophomore isn’t old enough to drive yet, but he’s already becoming one of the state’s most heralded basketball players ever.

05/31/2012

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Student Broadcasters Get A Taste Of The Emmys

They are the future television reporters and video storytellers, and dozens of Minnesota high school and college students received the equivalent of an Emmy award this weekend.

04/01/2012

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