One Of Minnesota’s 1st Dairy Queens Closes In Mpls.A Dairy Queen that opened more than a half-century ago in southwest Minneapolis has closed.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Ice Cream In MinnesotaSure, there are Dairy Queens all over the world, but none like this in Starbuck. It's been owned and operated by the same family - the Andersons - for 60 years.
Dairy Queen Celebrates 11th Annual Miracle Treat DayEnjoy a Blizzard and help create miracles for patients at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. At locations throughout the U.S. $1 from every Blizzard purchased will go toward Gillette.
DeRusha Eats: Inside The Dairy Queen Test KitchenFor the nearly 7,000 stores across the country, every treat on the menu has its origins in a nondescript office building in Edina, Minnesota.
Free Ice Cream Cones At Dairy Queen Benefit Children's Miracle NetworkIt's not necessarily ice cream cone weather, but here's a good reason to still stop by Dairy Queen. You can get a free cone all day.
Dairy Queen's 'Miracle Treat Day'"Every minute, 62 children enter a Children's Miracle Network Hospital® for treatment. Help DQ® help the kids. On Miracle Treat Day, $1 or more from every Blizzard® Treat sold at participating DQ locations will be donated to local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals."
Moorhead DQ Makes Up Its Own Ice Cream RulesThe Dairy Queen in downtown Moorhead has been thumbing its nose at corporate HQ pretty much since it opened in 1949, despite some efforts from the home office to have the store mind its Ds and Qs.
Miracle League Gives All Kids Opportunity To Play BallA Twin Cities baseball league is teaching kids more than just the fundamentals of the game. The West Metro Miracle League gives kids of all abilities the chance to play. Built off Highway 101 in Minnetonka nearly eight years ago, the modified field is specially designed for children with special needs.
Dairy Queen Removing Soda From Kids' MenusSoft drinks are still on the kids' menu at Dairy Queen. But come Sep. 1, the fast-food franchise will joins chains like McDonald's and Wendy's in eliminating soda. That doesn't mean adults can't order it for kids if they want. But for grandmother Jackie Preusse, just knowing the option isn't listed is a huge relief.
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.
Dairy Queen Celebrating 75 Years With Free Ice CreamDairy Queen said it plans to give away free vanilla ice cream cones to celebrate their 75th anniversary. The Minneapolis-based chain picked March 16 to celebrate because that will be the 75th day of the year.
Dairy Queen Serving Free Ice Cream Cones On March 16 Dairy Queen plans to give away small ice cream cones later this month to celebrate the restaurant chain's 75th anniversary.