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Good Questions: Tax Returns, Unsold Girl Scout Cookies, Folding Hands For Prayer

Every Friday, we tackle a bunch of viewers’ burning questions. This week, Heather Brown explores tax returns, unsold Girl Scout Cookies and folding hands for prayer.

03/20/2015

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Good Question: Why Isn’t Seafood Considered Meat?

Each Friday during Lent, Catholics are supposed to give up meat, so many turn to fish. That had Chuck from Clearwater wanting to know: Why is fish not considered meat? According to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, abstinence laws say meat is considered something that comes only from animals that live on land, like chicken, cows, sheep or pigs.

03/16/2015

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MN State Patrol: 305 Crashes, 21 Injured Friday Morning

The Minnesota State Patrol is reminding motorists to use their seat belts, slow down and increase following distances after hundreds of crashes Friday morning.

02/20/2015

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Good Question: Why Isn’t Seafood Considered Meat?

Each Friday during Lent, Catholics are supposed to give up meat, so many turn to fish. That had Chuck from Clearwater wanting to know: Why is fish not considered meat? According to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, abstinence laws say meat is considered something that comes only from animals that live on land, like chicken, cows, sheep or pigs.

03/13/2014

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Wander Minnesota: Friday Night Fish Fries For Lent

Spring may not have made a commitment to Minnesota just yet, but regardless of the weather, this week marks the start of Lent. Looking for fish on Fridays? Check out one of the perks of the season: the Friday Night Fish Fry. Always a tradition during Lent, and available several places, some family friendly, some not so much. In many cases, it’s all you can eat, but even when it’s not, you’re assured a heaping plate of food that won’t leave you hungry. Call ahead for hours and types of fish served.

03/05/2014

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MnDOT: Sinkhole Has Highway 10 Partially Closed

An Elk River sinkhole has the left lane of westbound Highway 10, just east of Main Street, closed, MnDOT said. Crews are working and the lane is expected to re-open by 4 p.m. Friday as the pavement needs more time to set because of the hot weather.

07/18/2013

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Warm Up Breathes Life Into Minnesotans, Outdoor Dining

With Friday’s great weather, Minnesotans headed to the nearest outdoor eating spot.

04/26/2013

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Friday Night’s Freezing Twins Game Complete With Free Hot Cocoa Or Coffee

The cleanup is still going on at Target Field to get the stadium ready to host the National League Mets at 7:10 p.m. Friday.

04/12/2013

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Richfield Man Sentenced To 22 Years For Role In Mpls. Murder

A 34-year-old Richfield man was sentenced Friday to nearly 22 years in prison (262 months) for his role in the murder of Delwin Cooper.

03/15/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Time for Friday Fish Fries

It’s that time of year again: Lent. Looking for fish on Fridays? Check out one of the perks of the season: the Friday Night Fish Fry.

02/28/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Microwave Popcorn & R.T. Rybak

Some of the Good Questions you send in deal with big issues. Others, we answer on Friday nights. So, WCCO-TV’s Jason DeRusha hits Reply All to a good question about science and another about government.

12/28/2012

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Wisconsin Wolf Hunt Reaches Limit In 2 Zones

Wisconsin is closing the wolf hunt season in two zones in the northeastern part of the state after quotes have been reached.

11/15/2012

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In Minn. 1st District, Walz Has $789K For Finale

Democratic Rep. Tim Walz has about $789,000 built up for the campaign stretch run.

10/12/2012

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Tornado Spotted In Jackson County

Storms moving through southern Minnesota early Friday afternoon have produced a tornado, the National Weather Service said.

05/04/2012

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CBS Offers Countdown Of Top 2011 Viral Videos

CBS has produced a countdown of the most popular youtube videos of 2011.

12/21/2011

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What’s On WCCO 4 This Morning?

Here’s what’s cooking for Friday morning.

11/17/2011

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DNR To Lift Restrictions On Opening Burning, Campfires

Due to recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will lift restrictions on open burning Friday.

10/13/2011

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State Parks Could Re-Open For Day Use Friday

The end of Minnesota’s government shutdown will bring the re-opening of state parks, one of the most visible casualties of the budget impasse, starting as early as Friday.

07/20/2011

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And, She’s Back….

Rebecca Black has released her long-awaited single. Sense the sarcasm?

07/19/2011

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Weekend Storms Destroy Wis. Faith’s Lodge

The weekend storms have devastated a local retreat for parents and families who are facing serious illness or the death of a child.

07/05/2011

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Woman Struck In Crosswalk Near Carlson School

Another accident involving a pedestrian is reported near the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

04/22/2011

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Rebecca Black Goes Gameboy With Friday!

Now your 7 and 10 year olds can drive you nuts while your “Sitting in the front seat,” and their “Chilling in the back seat.”

04/11/2011

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Colbert “Re-Interprets” Rebecca Black’s “Friday”

Stephen Colbert “re-interpreted” Rebecca Black’s “Friday” for Jimmy Fallon as part of a charity fundraiser stunt. Take a look at the video.

04/04/2011

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Balanced Thunder Beat Love-Less Minnesota 111-103

Kevin Durant scored 23 points, Russell Westbrook added 19 points while matching a season-high with five steals and the Oklahoma City Thunder used a balanced attack to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-103 on Friday night.

03/25/2011

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Police: Man Shot, Killed In North Minneapolis

Police are investigating a shooting homicide in north Minneapolis Friday night.

12/10/2010

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