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Diggity Drive Up Sit-Down Restaurant Goes Server Free

When you go to a sit-down restaurant, you’re probably used to being waited on. The team behind Tavern on France has come up with a new concept, a server-free restaurant. The idea is to combat the minimum wage increase by using technology to cut down on costs and reduce the number of employees.

07/19/2014

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Meet Minneapolis’ New Walker Library

A library that’s taken years of planning opens its doors Saturday in Uptown Minneapolis. The first thing you notice inside the new Walker Library is it’s a lot more colorful than the one you grew up with. And, it’s more than just paint, according to librarian Lois Lenroot-Ernt.

04/26/2014

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Good Samaritan Chased Down ‘Scum Of The Earth’ Who Punched Boy, Stole His iPad

Police say cell phones and other mobile devices are being stolen more often, but a violent robbery involving an 8-year-old boy had some people shaking their heads and a Minneapolis man leaping to action.

03/12/2014

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Local Non-Profit Gives iPads To Recovering Veterans

A Minnesota non-profit is leading a unique effort to help veterans recover from severe injuries. Tim Bartz and his wife, Kim, started iWarriors in 2010 with a simple $400 gift. Four years later, it’s grown into a $100,000 operation,

02/28/2014

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‘U Of M’ Research Links iPads To Motion Sickness

First-of-its-kind research from the University of Minnesota is helping explain why iPad users may experience motion sickness while using the device for an extended period of time.

02/10/2014

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Tech Robberies Have ‘U’ Students On Edge

University of Minnesota students have more than just finals to worry about this week. An armed robbery happened in broad daylight right near campus Wednesday on 14th Avenue Southeast and Sixth Street Southeast in Dinkytown – the latest in a string of robberies at or near the University. Police say a female student was walking to class around 9:30 a.m. when a man approached her, showed her a gun and then took her backpack. Her wallet, iPhone and iPad were all inside.

12/13/2013

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‘CCO Viewer Gifts iPad To Blind Man Who Had His Stolen On Bus

A blind preschool teacher whose iPad was stolen on a bus got a new one thanks to a WCCO-TV viewer. WCCO reported on Jordan Richardson’s story last week. He uses his iPad to read out loud to him.

12/12/2013

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Season Of Hope: A Reunion In Litchfield

On Monday nights throughout December, WCCO is going back to visit people whose stories touched us this past year. With generous support from our friends at Slumberland and Pandora Jewelry, it’s our hope to make Christmas unforgettable for these families. In this week’s “Season of Hope,” we go back to Litchfield High School. In April, we introduced you to two girls who invited boys from their special education program to senior prom.

12/09/2013

Best Airport Food

MSP Airport Wins Award For Best Food & Beverage Program

New designs and local chefs at the Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport caught the attention of an airport industry group, which named our airport the Best Food & Beverage Program not just in the country, but in all of North America.

11/26/2013

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Mom Pranks Her Son Good

Check out this great video of a little boy who though he bought a $50,000 Mustang on Ebay.

01/03/2013

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Season Of Hope: Surprising Lexi Dietz & Her Family

Eight-year-old Lexi Dietz stole our hearts when we told her story a couple months ago.

12/24/2012

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Season Of Hope: Bringing The Quiggles Closer To Haiti

About a year ago, a pair of brothers in Haiti told a St. Paul couple that gave them an opportunity for adoption that they wanted their younger sibling to have a home first.

12/17/2012

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Farmington Schools Providing iPads For All Students, Teachers

Apple’s tablet will soon be an everyday necessity for students in Farmington schools. By the end of the school year, the district will provide an iPad2 or iPad Mini to all of its 7,330 students and their teachers.

12/13/2012

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How To Get A New iPad For Less

Just about every day, someone like Jordan Kuusisto walks into First Tech with an old iPad and walks out with a brand-new one.

11/20/2012

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