Best Neighborhood To Go On A Shopping Spree In MinnesotaMinnesota is one of the best states for shoppers because of abundant premium outlets, shopping centers, malls and discount stores. The state is home to many of the best neighborhood shopping districts.
Teen Toy Story Opens On Grand Ave. In St. PaulThink teens are too old for toys? Well, think again. A new store that caters to a little older crowd is celebrating its grand opening on Grand Avenue in St. Paul this weekend.
2 U Of St. Thomas Students Robbed Near CampusThe University of St. Thomas released a public safety alert after two of its students were robbed Sunday morning. According to the University's Public Safety Department, around 2:38 a.m. a male and female student were approaching the intersection of Grand Avenue and Howell Street when they were approached by two suspects.
Thanksgiving 2015 Visitor's Guide To MinnesotaAfter the turkey’s been gobbled, your out-of-town guests may get antsy for some entertainment over the long Thanksgiving weekend. Show them the best of Minnesota with this handy holiday guide.
Residents, Businesses Protest Parking Meters On Grand AvenueBusiness owners and residents along St. Paul's popular Grand Avenue say they want city leaders to leave the area alone. Several weeks ago, Mayor Chris Coleman proposed a plan within his budget that would install parking meters along the busy shopping strip.
Grand Avenue Residents, Business Owners To Challenge City Hall Over Parking MetersA dispute over parking meters has St. Paul business owners and residents ready to take on City Hall. Tuesday night, members of Mayor Chris Coleman's staff are meeting with people who are strongly opposed to a plan to install parking meters along Grand Avenue.
Parking Meters Could Be Added To Some St. Paul NeighborhoodsParking may soon cost more in some popular St. Paul neighborhoods. According to the Pioneer Press, a parking pilot program was tucked quietly into Mayor Chris Coleman's recently released 2016 budget proposal.
Paws On Grand Opens Bidding On Celebrity Dog HousesBidding is now underway for Paws on Grand's Celebrity Dog House auction. WCCO's Ali Lucia created the Downward Doggie Doghouse for the auction last week.
St. Paul Celebrates 'Dog Days Of Summer' With Paws On GrandSt. Paul is going to the dogs this Sunday! St. Paul's Grand Avenue is celebrating the "Dog Days of Summer," complete with the Paws on Grand event.
Celebrate Somali Independence In MinneapolisSaturday is Minneapolis' Somali Independence Day celebration, promoting diversity and intercultural appreciation. There will be live music, food, animals and art gallery exhibits.
St. Paul Prepares For Grand Old DaysPreparations are underway for the largest one-day festival in the Midwest. The Cactus Blossoms gave WCCO a sneak peek of their set for Grand Old Day in St. Paul in a rooftop performance on our Saturday morning show. Grand Old Days kicks off Sunday at 9:30 a.m. with a parade.
Best Gift Shops For Mother's Day In MinnesotaFive Minnesota gift stores that can make finding a gift for Mom a delightful and energizing experience.