Gamers Play For A Cause At 'Extra Life'Gamers around the world are taking part in the 24-hour event known as "Extra Life" to raise money for children's hospitals. Gamers turned on their screens and picked up their controls at 8 a.m. Saturday in Bloomington. They play, while their families and friends donate.
Dairy Queen Celebrating 75th Anniversary With Free Ice CreamMillions of people across the nation enjoyed a free ice cream cone on Monday. That's because Dairy Queen is celebrating its 75th anniversary by handing out free vanilla cones all day. The first DQ opened in Joliet, Ill., in 1940 and seven years later, the first one in Minnesota opened in Roseville.
IHOP Hosts National Pancake Day For CharityTuesday morning you can eat free pancakes and in the process help children in need.
Cops: Suspected Thief Of Donation Jars ApprehendedPolice are thanking community members for helping apprehend the 48-year-old man who's being held in connection with the recent thefts of at least two Children's Miracle Network fundraising jars.
Hastings Police Search For Man Who Stole Donation JarThe Hastings Police Department is looking for a man accused of stealing a donation jar from a location convenience store.