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Best Waterfront Dining In Minneapolis

What could be better than sitting on an outdoor patio at your favorite restaurant, bathing in the sun and enjoying a wonderful waterfront view? Check out the best restaurants in the Twin Cities for just that.

07/18/2012

Lake Calhoun

Angler Alert: New Fishing Dock To Open On Lake Calhoun

Have you always wanted a better chance at catching fish in the northwest corner of Lake Calhoun?

06/29/2012

Zebra Mussels, Shorewood, Christmas Lake

Minneapolis To Require Boat Inspections For Invasive Species

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board adopted a resolution Monday to require boat inspections for aquatic invasive species on the city’s lakes.

06/21/2012

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Mpls Beaches Open; Lifeguards On Duty June 9

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has announced that area beaches are now open, but lifeguards are not on duty until June 9.

05/19/2012

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Record Temps Signal The Start Of Summer

A day like Friday signals the start of summer. The 93 degree high broke the record of 91 set in 1911.

05/18/2012

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Fishing Opener: City Fishing Just For The Fun Of It

It is the Walleye Opener, but it’s also a great day for the outdoors, anywhere.

05/12/2012

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts In Minnesota

By presidential decree in 1914, the second Sunday in May is an official holiday celebrating mothers and their unique contribution to our lives. As part of celebrating Mother’s Day, many people search for just the right gift for the special lady in their lives.

05/08/2012

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1 Dead In Motorcycle Accident In Minneapolis

A man is dead after his motorcycle collided with an SUV Tuesday night in Minneapolis near Lake Calhoun, according to Minneapolis Police.

04/24/2012

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Large Mural Finds New Home Near Lake Calhoun

Minneapolis painter Leon Hushcha is meticulously restoring a large mural near Lake Calhoun. Until recently, it sat in storage without a future.

04/24/2012

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The Tin Fish Restaurant May Not Open This Summer

After another beautiful weekend, it’s easy to think about enjoying Minneapolis’ lakes this summer.

03/18/2012

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Spring Reigns In MN, But Winter Is Not Entirely Gone

While sitting in the sunshine and Friday’s warmth, Dion Grace thought of summer.

03/16/2012

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Unlocking The Twin Cities: Massive Home On Lake Calhoun

Whether it’s square footage or the size of the lot, real estate space comes at a premium in a big city, and there’s one property on Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis has plenty of both.

01/06/2012

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Minnesotans Loving Rare Stretch Of Warm Weather

The temperatures outside have many of us checking the calendar after we broke records across Minnesota on Thursday. The Twin Cities hit 45 degrees, but it was even warmer out west.

01/05/2012

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I’m Dreaming Of A … Brown Christmas?

How do you explain our wacky weather? On Sunday, the thermometer and calendar did not go together.

12/18/2011

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Guide To Great Photo Locales In The Twin Cities

The Twin Cities are filled with gorgeous urban architecture and picture-worthy suburban main streets. For many photographers, the decision about where to take a walk with their camera can be overwhelming.

10/15/2011

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