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St. Paul Man To Make 1st Court Appearance In Easter Fatal Shooting

A St. Paul man will make his first court appearance Tuesday after being charged with murder for the death his girlfriend on Easter.

04/07/2015

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Man Charged With Killing GF While Holding Their Baby

A St. Paul man faces murder charges for allegedly shooting the mother of his young child in the face on Easter morning, court documents filed in Ramsey County say.

04/06/2015

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Easter Celebration Marks 100 Years At St. Paul Cathedral

Sunday’s Easter holiday marks a centennial celebration for a Midwest Landmark. The St. Paul Cathedral held its 100th Easter this morning. The first mass held here was 100 years ago on Palm Sunday.

04/05/2015

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Minneapolis Deli Sells Artful Easter Eggs For Ukrainian Refugees

Kramarczuk’s Restaurant, Deli and Sausage Company was selling traditional, handmade Ukrainian Easter eggs in northeast Minneapolis Saturday afternoon to benefit refugees in Ukraine.

04/04/2015

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Spend Easter With The Farm Babies!

The Farm Babies are back at the Minnesota Zoo! You can get a close and personal look at some wild little babies and their mommies. There are family craft activities, a hay maze and even Peter Rabbit.

04/04/2015

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Kramarczuk’s Has It All Covered For A Traditonal European Easter

Kramarczuk’s has been a northeast Minneapolis staple for over 60 years, and they know how to do Easter right!

04/04/2015

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WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (April 4)

For many, this weekend is filled with religious significance, with Passover beginning Friday evening and Easter being celebrated by Christians everywhere on Sunday.

04/04/2015

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Do-Ahead Brunch Dishes

Why are you stressing out slaving over a hot stove for your loved ones when you can do mostly everything the night before and just sit around and relax? Stop the madness! And start learning to love these, my top five do-ahead brunch recipes, for Easter or any time.

04/03/2015

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Do-Ahead Brunch Dishes

Why are you stressing out slaving over a hot stove for your loved ones when you can do mostly everything the night before and just sit around and relax? Stop the madness!

04/03/2015

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Make This Classic Italian Easter Bread Recipe

Celebrate Easter Sunday with Easter bread just like grandma used to make. Jody Scaravella, author of “Nonna’s House,” shows you how with this easy to make recipe.

04/03/2015

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Easter Brunch In Minnesota

Easter Sunday is just a few days away, and many families will celebrate with a classic Easter brunch. It’s a holiday tradition for Minnesotans, and WCCO wanted to know who is serving up the best. Your votes sent us to Jax Cafe, a northeast Minneapolis mainstay that’s spanned more than 80 years and three generations of the Kozlak family.

04/02/2015

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11 Exotic Chocolates for a Sweeter Easter

Fancy some Pop Rocks Truffles or an Enchanted Mushroom? We found 11 exotic chocolate treats to make your Easter even tastier.

04/02/2015

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Working For The Easter Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

We are one day closer to Friday and that means we are one day closer to the weekend. It’s Easter weekend so a lot of you will be spending time with family and we found some fun, free activities for the whole family!

04/02/2015

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Need Some Great Easter Brunch Recipes? Try These

Have you started thinking about what you’re going to bring to Easter brunch? Kirsten Shabaz of Valley Natural Foods has some healthy but fun recipes for us. One includes how to sneak spinach into your child’s dessert without them knowing!

04/01/2015

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Silver Lake Cookie Company Recalls Easter Egg-Shaped Cookies

A cookie company is recalling Easter egg-shaped cookies because they contain eggs. Silver Lake Cookie Company has issued a voluntary recall because they didn’t declare the ingredient on the product’s labeling.

03/31/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In Minnesota

Hop on over to any of these great Easter Day events!

03/30/2015

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Get Movin’ Monday: April Deals

This week we turn another page on the calendar and welcome in April. Deals expert Carrie Rocha Gets Us Movin’ with great bargains this month.

03/30/2015

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Best Places To Shop For Easter Basket Goodies In Minnesota

Brighten up the holiday, and celebrate the warming weather of spring, with treats from these local stores.

03/24/2015

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Good Question ‘Reply All’: Easter Edition

The word Easter isn’t in any scripture, but back in the Middle Ages people in the Northern Hemisphere associated this time of year with new life, or spring. Eostre is a goddess in Germanic paganism, and fertile rabbits (or hares) are synonymous with new life.

04/18/2014

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Spring Fieldwork Off To Late Start In Minnesota

Spring fieldwork is off to a late start because of winter’s stubborn grip on Minnesota. But yields shouldn’t be hurt as long as farmers can get into their fields soon after Easter. Southeastern Minnesota got a fresh dusting of snow Monday. But fieldwork has barely begun. The forecast calls for below-normal temperatures with the possibility of more snow. Yet southern Minnesota is rapidly approaching the traditional start of its ideal period for planting corn.

04/14/2014

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04/14/2014

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Good Question: Why Are Ashes Used On Ash Wednesday?

In two days, millions of Christians around the world will observe Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent. It falls 46 days before Easter, including Sundays. Christians will observe Lent by fasting or abstaining from a type of food they like. It’s a way of repenting their sins, and as a way to recognize how Jesus fasted in the desert for 40 days and 40 nights.

03/03/2014

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Record-Breaking Day At Basilica Of St. Mary

Basilica of St. Mary employees say it’s the busiest Easter season they’ve ever had.

03/31/2013

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Pick-A-Side: What’s The Best Easter Candy?

Of all the goodies you hope to find in your basket, which is the best Easter candy?

03/30/2013

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Mall Of America Peeps Store Buzzing Before Easter

When you think of Easter candy one of the first thing that comes to mind for many of us is Peeps.

03/29/2013

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