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Best Activities To Do With Dad In Minnesota

Enjoying time with dad should not be reserved for just Father’s Day. Bring a smile to good ol’ dad’s face with a special summer outing in and around the Twin Cities.

06/14/2013

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High Winds Cause Evacuation Of Warming Tent At Pond Hockey Tournament

The warming tent at the 8th annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships on Lake Nokomis was evacuated late Saturday afternoon due to high winds.

01/19/2013

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Pond Hockey Tournament Begins on Lake Nokomis

Hockey players dream of winter days with bright blue skies, crisp temperatures and a frozen pond to skate on.

01/18/2013

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All Systems Go For US Pond Hockey Championships

The eighth-annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships begins this weekend, and the player with most unpredictable moves ever year is the weather.

01/17/2013

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Preps Begin For U.S. Pond Hockey Championships

The U.S. Pond Hockey Championship was nearly cancelled last year. Unseasonably mild weather created thin, weak ice.

01/09/2013

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Work To Start On U.S. Pond Hockey Tent, Rinks

The site of the eighth annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships is about to start taking shape in Minneapolis.

01/09/2013

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Body Found In Lake Nokomis ID’d

The body found that was found in Lake Nokomis on Oct. 23 has been identified as Bradley Lindemann of south Minneapolis, the medical examiner says.

10/27/2012

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Police: Jogger, Cyclist Find Body In Lake Nokomis

Authorities recovered a man’s body Tuesday evening from Minneapolis’ Lake Nokomis.

10/23/2012

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Twin Cities Marathon Preview

Come out for the annual Twin Cities Marathon and get involved in the race and events surrounding it.

10/05/2012

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Upgraded Weir Aims To Keep Pollution From Lake Nokomis

Construction has begun to replace a structure designed to keep polluted water and invasive species out of Lake Nokomis.

09/17/2012

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U.S. Pond Hockey Tourney Registration Opens Sept. 12

Registration opens next month for the 2013 U.S. Pond Hockey Championships in Minneapolis.

08/14/2012

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Lake Nokomis Triathletes Battle Summer Heat

Thousands of triathletes had extra obstacles to overcome at the Life Time Tri Minneapolis on Saturday at Lake Nokomis — the heat and humidity.

07/14/2012

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3 Generations Of Family To Compete In Mpls Aquatennial Triathlon

The Aquatennial is nothing new for the city of Minneapolis, but officials are bringing a new event to the festivities this year.

07/13/2012

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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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Fresh Off Kidney Donation, Man Sets Sights On Triathlon

A Twin Cities man is coming back from surgery with his sights set on completing the LifeTime Minneapolis Triathlon.

04/04/2012

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Ice Looks Strong For Pond Hockey Tournament

Though this winter has been filled with warnings to stay off the ice, organizers of the U.S. Pond Hockey Championships say the ice is thick enough to play on.

01/16/2012

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7th Annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships

It’s January in the Twin Cities — and for the past seven years — that means it is time for the country’s largest outdoor pond hockey event, the 2012 U.S. Pond Hockey Championships.

01/14/2012

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Killing Zebra Mussels With Environmentally Safe Bacteria

One particular aquatic invasive species threatening Minnesota’s lakes and rivers might someday be controlled by using a natural bacterium found in the soil.

09/12/2011

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Registration Near For US Pond Hockey Championships

It’s not even fall yet, but it’s time to start thinking about the 2012 U.S. Pond Hockey Championships in Minneapolis.

09/07/2011

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Floating Docks Are Back At Mpls. Lakes

Minneapolis is going retro this summer to help people enjoy the warm weather on the city’s lakes.

06/09/2011

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Hundreds Gather For U.S. Pond Hockey Tourney

Organizers of the annual U.S. Pond Hockey championships won’t have to worry about slush or standing water on Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis this weekend.

01/20/2011

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Pond Hockey Tourney Welcomes Cold Temps

While some Minnesotans cringe at the news of cold weather on the way, one group is actually quite happy about it.

01/18/2011

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