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Josh Hartnett Gearing Up For Fatherhood

Actor Josh Hartnett is gearing up for his next big role — being a dad. The Minnesota native is expecting his first child with British actress and model, Tamsin Egerton.

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Cook Up Dad’s Favorite Dishes For The Perfect Father’s Day Meal

A food-filled Father’s Day celebration is the perfect way to honor Dad this year.

06/02/2015

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Best Father’s Day Gifts To Liven Up Dad’s Toolbox

It will be a happy Father’s Day indeed with one of these toolbox-expanding gifts.

06/01/2014

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Men Reveal What They Love About Being A Dad

Three dads share what fatherhood means to them.

06/01/2014

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1-On-1 With Joe Mauer On Concussion, 1st Base Move

Minnesota Twins star Joe Mauer is describing the extremely rough time he had, dealing with a season-ending concussion. The injury caused enough concern that it forced Mauer’s move from catcher to first base.

11/12/2013

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Blake Miller’s Secret To Soccer Success? His Dad

At 5-foot, 9-inches, 140 pounds, Blake Miller isn’t the most imposing athletic specimen you’ll come across on the soccer field. While he might not thank his father for the genetics, his dad, David, did pass something along that’s far more valuable.

10/18/2013

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Mauer Back After Birth Of Twin Girls

Joe Mauer is back in the lineup for the Minnesota Twins after missing six games to welcome his twin girls into the world. Slugger Josh Willingham may not be all the far behind him. Mauer was hitting third and playing catcher in the series opener against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

07/30/2013

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Muhammad Takes Dad Out Of Hoops Life To Enter NBA

As he prepares to make the jump from college to the pros, Shabazz Muhammad has told his famously involved father to take a seat on the bench. Muhammad was introduced at a news conference Friday, one day after the Minnesota Timberwolves acquired him with the 14th overall draft pick.

06/28/2013

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Vikings GM Spielman’s Sons Are Star Athletes In … Lacrosse

The boys lacrosse state tournament starts Tuesday, and Eden Prairie is expected to win it.

06/07/2013

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Wis. Man With 9 Kids Sentenced To Stop Having Children

A Wisconsin judge has ordered that a father is not allowed to have any more kids.

12/04/2012

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Twins’ Perkins Describes Life As A Father

On the mound, Minnesota Twins pitcher Glen Perkins is zoned in — a tough reliever batters don’t want to face. But at home, he’s just dad.

06/17/2012

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Lakeville Dad Gets 2 Years Probation For Abandoning Son

A Lakeville, Minn. dad was sentenced to two years probation after abandoning his 11-year-old son last July.

05/16/2012

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Father Seeks Stiffer Penalties For Dogs After Daughter Bitten

A Twin Cities father wants to see stiffer penalties for dangerous dogs after his 5-year-old daughter was bitten by a pit bull.

04/20/2012

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Grandfather Located, Boy And Father Still Missing

Ever since a crime alert was issued for 7-year-old Wyatt Nordrum Tuesday afternoon, police had been looking for the boy, his father and his grandfather. Now the grandfather has been located but the search continues for young Wyatt and his 41-year-old father, James Nordrum Jr.

03/28/2012

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Crime Alert: Boy Abducted By Dad, Possibly Grandfather

A crime alert has been issued for a 7-year-old boy who authorities believe was abducted by his father and possibly his grandfather.

03/27/2012

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Is This Dad Crazy Or Simply Crazy Correct!???

Do you agree with this fathers actions???

02/10/2012

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Just 4 You Winner: Dad Makes Time For Family, Community

Each week, WCCO This Morning is rewarding a hard-working, dedicated parent who loves what they do.

01/25/2012

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More Charges Filed Against Dad Who Punched Son

The Dakota County Attorney’s Office has increased charges against an Eagan father accused of assaulting his son during a Lakeville basketball game.

12/19/2011

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Charges: Dad Stabs Son After Fight

A 47-year-old man is charged with second-degree assault after allegedly stabbing his son with a knife, following an argument.

07/05/2011

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The Good Life For Less: Deals For Dads

What do you get the guy who has everything? Many of you may be thinking that this Father’s Day. If you are like me, you’ll try to find a thoughtful or useful gift that won’t break the bank.

06/14/2011

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History of Father’s Day

Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.

06/01/2011

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Father’s Day Firsts

Father’s Day is a time for dads to be celebrated and to reflect on life as a father. One dad takes us down memory lane and recalls his firsts with his father and how history is repeating itself with his own daughter.

06/01/2011

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Dad Explains Why He Encouraged Son To Fight

A Florida man was arrested for child abuse after authorities claim it was his voice on a viral video encouraging his son to fight another teen. Now he’s explaining why he offered that encouragement. Take a look at the video.

04/19/2011

Authorities Charge Drunk Dad

A St. Anthony man has been charged with DWI after allegedly showing up drunk to pick his kids up from a St. Anthony school. Police were called to the school after the principal reported there […]

09/11/2010