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Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!

03/27/2014

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MN Group To Black Friday Shoppers: Visit Retailers Who Pay Living Wage

With Black Friday approaching, low prices may be your top priority, but a Minnesota group wants you to consider spending a little more at certain local shops.

11/24/2013

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Local Beer Caught In Government Shutdown Aftermath

The Government Shutdown ended a while ago, but it’s still having an impact on some businesses – and some beer drinkers. Craft beers are regulated by the federal government, along with all other alcoholic beverages, and their paperwork wasn’t processed during the shutdown.

11/19/2013

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Curiocity: 3 Local Skaters Touring With Disney On Ice

If there’s anything the kiddos love more than their favorite Disney stars, it’s when those same Disney stars strap on a pair of skates and hit the ice. This year, when Disney On Ice comes to the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul this December, they’ll have plenty of familiar faces, beyond the stars, in tow.

11/13/2013

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Black Women Have Higher Death Rate From Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among African American women and it is proving deadly. Although black women are diagnosed less frequently than white women, black women have a higher death rate.

10/15/2013

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Ramadan Arrives Monday, Asks Greater Sacrifice For Muslims

Ramadan begins Monday night and this year it means an even greater sacrifice for local Muslims.

07/08/2013

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DeRusha Eats: Heartland Restaurant & Cocktail Dinners

For years, restaurants have had special dinners with wine producers, and beer brewers. But over the past couple years the idea of cocktail dinners has really been taking off.

06/15/2013

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Fergus Falls Band, Sen. Klobuchar Part Of Inauguration

The temperature in Washington, D.C. for the president’s inauguration was a far more pleasant 41 degrees at the time of Obama’s swearing in.

01/21/2013

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Forget Black Friday, Shop Local For Small Biz Saturday

This holiday season local business owners want you to put your money where your home is.

11/19/2012

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Awaken & Renew: Pure, Clean, Locally Produced Skin Care

As the winter gives way to spring, it’s time to shed our dull, rough winter skin for a smooth, glowing healthy epidermis. Those frigid temps and the dry winds can wreak havoc on even naturally beautiful, lustrous skin. There is no better time to find the perfect moisturizer, masque serum to bring out your skin’s best qualities.

02/28/2012

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Curiocity: North Coast Nosh III Welcomed With Open Arms

I think it says something when a local food event, featuring the best from local purveyors, sells out in just a few days.

01/23/2012

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Qaddafi’s Death Gives Local Libyans Hope

As Libyans regain their freedom — they are also losing their fear.

10/23/2011

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More Minnesota School Lunches Are Locally Grown

Minnesota students are eating more fresh, locally grown produce in school lunches this year.

09/09/2011

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Local Events For 9/11

Click here for a list of the local events going on to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

09/06/2011

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MN State Fair Booth Brewing Support For Local Craft Beer

Craft brew drinkers, rejoice! The Ball Park Café at the Minnesota State Fair is selling great craft beers — many of them from this very state.

08/31/2011

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