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Winter Already A Lost Season For Many Minnesotans

It could be a rare sub-zero night Friday. The WCCO weather team says we’ve dipped into those negative digits only four times this year, compared to the usual 30 or so days at or below zero. And, we’ve only seen a single digit high temperature one day this winter.

02/10/2012

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State Forcing Man With Cerebral Palsy To Retire

For most of us, retiring at age 65 is something we would welcome. That’s not the case for 64-year-old Charles Van Heuveln of St. Paul. Van Heuveln has cerebral palsy, and turned to a state run medical program to help him live and work.

02/08/2012

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Police: Copper Thieves Are Targeting AC Units

We rarely think about our air conditioners in the middle of winter, but Minneapolis police say we should.

02/04/2012

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Andover Woman Killed By Car Was A Mother, Widow

The woman hit and killed by a car while shopping at Maple Grove’s Arbor Lakes Tuesday had already survived great tragedy, according to her family.

02/01/2012

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Mild Winter Moves City Of Lakes Loppet

This year’s wimpy winter is now having an impact on a big Minneapolis event — the City of Lakes Loppet, which will take place next weekend.

01/29/2012

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MN Girl Granted Dying Wish To Help Sick Kids Worldwide

A young Minnesota girl’s dying wish is now helping sick children across the world. Priyanka Bhakta, 8, died from Acute Lymphoblast Leukemia in 2003, already knowing what legacy she would leave behind.

01/27/2012

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Hockey Day Minnesota Focuses On Jablonski Family

This year’s Hockey Day Minnesota is unlike any other in the history of the six-year-old event.

01/21/2012

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Natural Gas Prices Are At Their Lowest In 10 Years

It finally feels like winter. But as you crank up your furnace tonight, remember January’s home heating prices are at a 10-year low, according to CenterPoint Energy.

01/20/2012

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Woman Knocked Off Bike, Assaulted On Greenway

Kaitlin Knutson is back at work at the Dinkytown Varsity Bike Shop, now bearing a visible warning for all cyclists: Marks of survival from a terrifying ride home.

01/18/2012

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Injured Hockey Player Begins Physical Therapy

The family of the female hockey player injured in a high school game Friday says she’s still unable to move her legs, but is beginning physical therapy.

01/11/2012

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Vikings Send Letter To Minneapolis On Stadium Issue

Two days before Gov. Mark Dayton says he wants to see final plans for a new Vikings stadium, two plans to build in Minneapolis are under fire.

01/10/2012

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After Paralyzing Fall, Minn. Man Flies Again

All Joe Stone has ever known is a life in motion, even when life turned a corner on the side of a mountain in Missoula, Mont.

01/10/2012

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Classmates, The Wild Build Support For #Jabs

Jack Jablonski’s team from Benilde-St. Margaret’s will take to the ice Saturday night for the first time since Jablonski suffered the hit that left him paralyzed. And off the ice, the support for “Jabs” has gone viral – in the form on an international trend and tribute.

01/07/2012

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Patrol: Semi Goes Off Road, Breaks Through Ice

A semi went off road on Interstate 94 near Monticello Friday morning and broke through the ice of a pond, sinking up to its windshield, authorities said.

01/06/2012

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Good Question: How Dangerous Is Nuclear Energy?

Minnesota emergency management officials executed the first alert in the history of Minnesota’s Prairie Island nuclear plant Thursday, when chlorine spilled after a break in a 2-inch pipe. While the level two alert was not a threat to the public, it left some to wonder: How dangerous is nuclear energy?

01/05/2012

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