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Everyone Invited To 10-Year-Old’s Shakopee Birthday

Every parent wants their child’s birthday to be a day they’ll remember. Jenny Moretter of Shakopee is no different.

04/17/2015

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Birthday Wishes Pour In As Sid Hartman Turns 95

The well-wishes came pouring in all Sunday morning on WCCO’s Sports Huddle radio show. They were all for long-time host and sports legend Sid Hartman, who celebrated his 95th birthday by coming to work at WCCO’s downtown Minneapolis studios.

03/15/2015

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Wish Sid Hartman A Happy 95th Birthday!

Sid Hartman is turning a spry 95 on Friday, March 13, and WCCO Radio will be celebrating Hartman’s birthday on-air!

03/13/2015

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Minneapolis’ Walker Art Center Turns 75

Happy birthday to the Walker Art Center! The Walker is turning 75 years old Sunday. To celebrate, they are throwing a birthday bash Saturday.

01/03/2015

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The Walker Celebrates 75th Birthday With Walkoberfest

We’ve heard plenty about Oktoberfest, but this weekend is Walktoberfest. The Walker Art Center is turning 75, and they’re throwing a weekend-long birthday celebration.

10/16/2014

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Mpls. Dairy Queen Celebrates Anniversary With 1949 Prices

When a local ice cream shop celebrated its 65th anniversary on Saturday, it decided to throw a big party for its neighbors. The Dairy Queen on Lowry Avenue in Northeast Minneapolis has been around for 65 years.

06/21/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Steve Perry returns to the stage….that and other highlights from today’s show can be found by CLICKING THE LINK ABOVE.

05/27/2014

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Mpls. Radio Host Celebrates Bob Dylan’s Birthday

One of Minnesota’s most famous people celebrates a big birthday Saturday. Bob Dylan turned 73. Dylan is originally from Hibbing, Minn. His career spans decades and genres, and has helped shape music as we know it today.

05/24/2014

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Mayo Clinic Celebrates 150 Years

It was a special night for the Mayo Clinic and the people they’ve helped. Last night the hospital in Rochester, Minn. celebrated its 150th birthday. Local celebrities attended the bash including Governor Dayton and Minnesota Viking Chad Greenway.

05/10/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 4-24-14

Did you miss Congressman John Kline today with Dave? That and other highlights from today’s show can be heard on our PODCAST PAGE. Click the link above to listen back!

04/24/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 4-21-14

Mike Lynch singing Karaoke during Mike Max’s Sports Segment. That and other highlights are here on the Podcast Page. Click the above link to listen back.

04/21/2014

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Good Question: Why Is Xmas Celebrated On Dec. 25?

Every year, billions of people spend time with friends and family on December 25th to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. But, there’s no mention of Jesus’ birthdate in Bible, so why do we celebrate on the 25th? Good Question.

12/24/2013

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10-24-13 Ron Gardenhire On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Somebody is celebrating a birthday today…

10/24/2013

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5-Year-Old Forgoes Birthday Gifts For Global Altruism

A 5-year-old St. Paul boy named Liam March-Schmalstieg didn’t want the typical birthday gifts. Instead, the pre-schooler wanted his party guests to give to an orphanage in Africa. And now the boy’s gesture unexpectedly have come full circle.

09/05/2013

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Schoep, The Dog, Turns 20 Years Old

He’s the dog that has touched the hearts of millions across the world. Schoep, the lovable shepherd mix, who lost his sight to cataracts and struggled with arthritis and hip problems, celebrated a birthday over the weekend — his 20th.

06/16/2013

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Man To Police: ‘Don’t Take Me To Jail … It’s My Birthday’

A 30-year-old man was denied his birthday wish to police — “Don’t take me to jail.”

01/08/2013

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David Bowie’s New Video

David Bowie celebrate’s his 66th birthday today by releasing his latest work Where Are We Now?

01/08/2013

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Jogger Shot By Pellet Gun, Turns Suspects In With Cell Phone Pic

A jogger’s quick thinking helped police catch two guys accused of shooting her with a pellet gun.

11/15/2012

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Mother, Daughter Who Shared B’Day Die 4 Hours Apart

A mother and daughter who shared a birthday died of natural causes within hours of each other this week at a northern Minnesota nursing home.

05/25/2012

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Como Zoo’s Tortoises Chow Down On Unique Birthday Cakes

Happy 20th birthday to Marco and Erwin, Como Zoo’s resident Galapagos tortoises!

05/05/2012

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Minn. Bachelor Celebrates His 100th Birthday

If you’re lucky enough to celebrate your hundredth birthday, chances are you’ll have some good stories to share.

03/04/2012

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7 Babies Welcomed On Leap Day

Feb. 29 is “Leap Day” for all of us, and a birthday for some.

02/29/2012

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100-Year-Old MN Woman Celebrates 25th B’Day

Since February 29th only comes once every four years, one Minnesotan that was born in the year 1912 says she is celebrating her 25th birthday this Wednesday.

02/29/2012

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The Good Life For Less: Birthday Freebies

It’s 2012 and we are all another year older and another year wiser. To celebrate being both older and wiser — I have a list of what I think are some of the best birthday freebies. These are the places that give you more than just a dessert for your birthday (although that’s always nice, too.)

01/11/2012

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Minneapolis Woman Celebrates 105th Birthday

The year was 1906. San Francisco was still recovering from the Great Earthquake and Albert Einstein first introduced his Theory of Relativity. It was also the year that Minnie Turner was born.

12/20/2011

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