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Nice Weather & New Toys Make Fun Day After Christmas

Santa dropped off a lot of new sleds, skates and skis in Minnesota this week, and the day after Christmas was just about perfect to use them. Elm Creek Park Reserve in Maple Grove was crowded with people hitting the slopes on Thursday. “Man, this is the best way to burn energy,” said Manie Vaidyanathan of Maple Grove. It was the kind of winter day that Minnesotans live for: mild temperatures and snow that’s nice and thick.

12/26/2013

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Best Dog Walking Trails In Minnesota

If your pooch could talk, he would likely say “bow-wow” when you set foot on any one of these amazing dog walking trails within Minnesota.

09/06/2013

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Best Playgrounds In Minnesota

Break free from your local, go-to park and try one of these unique Twin Cities playgrounds. They are sure to elicit squeals of delight from kids and sighs of relief from adults.

08/30/2013

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Purple Ride Twin Cities

Did you know that more than 44,000 Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer this year? The five-year survival rate is just 6%, and we recently learned that pancreatic cancer is anticipated to move from […]

08/06/2013

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Maple Grove Pond Drowning Victim Identified

The Maryland man who drowned in a Maple Grove park pond on Saturday has been identified.

08/01/2011

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Police: Maryland Man Drowns In Maple Grove Pond

A Maryland man drowned in a Maple Grove park pond Saturday evening, Hennepin County police said.

07/30/2011

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Body Found In Park IN Dayton, Minn. Identified

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified a body found at the Elm Creek Park Reserve.

11/13/2010

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Possible Human Remains Found In Dayton, Minn.

A man may have found a body in a park in Maple Grove, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.

11/12/2010

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Best Hiking Trails In The Twin Cities

If Minnesota is known for one thing, it’s the great outdoors and hiking is one of the best ways to experience it. So lace up your boots and hit some of the best hiking trails in the Twin Cities.

CBS Minnesota–11/07/2010