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MnDOT Begins New Electronic Sign Campaign For Safe Driving

Starting Monday, there will be new messages on those electronic signs above the highways. You’ve seen those digital signs warning motorists about stepped up enforcement of laws on drunk driving and speeding, but MnDOT felt the messages weren’t sinking in.

07/15/2013

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Zach Sobiech’s ‘Clouds’ Debuts On Billboard Charts

First it was No. 1 on the iTunes top-selling singles chart. This week, a Stillwater High School student’s song has landed on the Billboard music charts at No. 7. Zach Sobiech died of bone cancer on May 20. He was 18 years old. But his music lives on.

05/29/2013

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Hitler Teapot Controversy

The internet is buzzing over a JCPenney billboard. Does this teapot look like Hitler? Twitter and Reddit users seem to think so. Share your opinion on our Facebook page. Check out the billboard and tweets […]

05/28/2013

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‘Vote Yes’ Billboard In Uptown Vandalized

A Vote Yes billboard in Uptown was vandalized Sunday, after someone splattered pink paint over the message.

10/21/2012

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McD’s Installs Corrected Hmong Billboards

McDonald’s has installed corrected billboards intended to reach out to St. Paul’s Hmong community. The company first installed the billboards last month.

09/13/2012

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McD’s Apologizes Over Hmong Billboards

Though the company says it intended to create a special message for its Hmong customers, McDonald’s is now apologizing for two new billboards in St. Paul.

09/05/2012

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McD’s Hmong Billboard Isn’t Quite Perfect

Members of St. Paul’s Hmong community say the new McDonald’s billboard in their language may have been an example of intentions trumping execution.

09/04/2012

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Billboard Job Seeker Lands A New Gig

If you were unemployed, would you spend $300 to land a new job? Bennett Olson did, and it’s paying off.

05/08/2012

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Finnegans Apologizes For Dalai Lama Ad

A Twin Cities beer-maker is apologizing for a new advertisement that has some Tibetans upset.

03/01/2012

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Man Hopes Billboard Will Help Get Vikings A Stadium

A Minnesota man is using an old idea as a new tactic to keep the Vikings in Minnesota. Jay Tappe is a Vikings season ticket holder and is the man behind a new billboard that will be unveiled Monday at St. Peter and 11th Street in St. Paul.

11/17/2011

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Vandalized Minneapolis Museum Billboard Replaced

A billboard in Long Lake, a suburb of Minneapolis, is as good as new after someone spray-painted clothing and the word “Brrr!” over a nude 16th-century Venus painting.

02/24/2011

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Lady Gaga Takes On Target

For years, musicians have mixed music with politics. But now, one top performer is mixing politics with business.

02/23/2011

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Esme Blog: Twins Outraged Over Billboard

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Twins are expressing outrage over a huge billboard on the back of the Target Center that can be seen from many seats in baseball’s Target Field and everywhere just outside on […]

10/01/2010

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