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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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