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Best Places In Minnesota To Take Family Photos

The sky is the limit here in the state of Minnesota when it comes to snapping a priceless photograph.

09/13/2013

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Appeals Court: Man Can Distribute Bibles At Pride Fest

An appeals court decision could allow a man who was barred from distributing Bibles at Twin Cities Pride to resume doing so unrestricted in Loring Park next year. Brian Johnson said he had been distributing Bibles at the event since 1995 without issue.

09/11/2013

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Movie Blog: This Week’s Best Bets

You know how it goes when you get back from vacation … you have twice as much on your plate as you did when you left. The maxim holds true for movies as well.

08/12/2013

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Minn. Fringe Festival Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The Minnesota Fringe Festival kicks off its 20th anniversary season Thursday in Minneapolis. The performing arts festival runs 11 days at 16 venues. This year’s Fringe features 176 different shows presenting nearly 900 performances, ranging from comedy to drama to musicals.

07/31/2013

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Chris Kluwe To Lead TC Pride Parade

Minneapolis hosts one of the largest Pride weekends in the nation, and roughly a half million people from around the country are expected to celebrate in the Twin Cities this weekend. For the first time, this year’s festival in Loring Park includes wedding vendors, and there’s talk of holding weddings on site next year. The most popular event is the Pride parade down Hennepin Avenue. Former Vikings Punter Chris Kluwe is this year’s grand marshal.

06/29/2013

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Curiocity: Cafe Maude Heads To Loring Park

Taking inspiration from his first location, Cafe Maude owner Kevin Sheehy wanted to evoke a similar sense of community, celebration and love when opening his new restaurant downtown.

08/30/2012

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Minneapolis Peace Activist Calling It Quits

This summer, there has been a lot of violence in the news. Just on Sunday evening in Minneapolis alone, police are trying to find the gunman responsible for the city’s 16th deadly shooting this year.

07/15/2012

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Man Not Allowed To Distribute Bibles At Pride Fest

A Wisconsin man will not be allowed to hand out Bibles at the upcoming Twin Cities Pride festival. A judge denied his request for an injunction that would force the Minneapolis parks board to allow him unrestricted access to festival grounds.

06/12/2012

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12 Occupy Protesters Arrested On Nicollet Mall

Twelve Occupy Minneapolis protesters were arrested on Nicollet Mall after a night of moving protests, according to police.

04/07/2012

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Protesters Re-Occupy Minneapolis, Plan To Stay All Summer

The Occupy Wall Street movement has picked up again in Minnesota as demonstrators re-launched their efforts Saturday in Minneapolis’ Loring Park and Peavey Plaza.

04/07/2012

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OccupyMN Movement To Resume In Downtown Mpls

Hundreds of protestors could be in downtown Minneapolis Saturday with Occupy Minnesota movement expected to resume.

04/06/2012

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Officer In Officer-Involved Shooting Identified, Charges Filed

The officer involved in the officer-involved shooting has been identified and the man who was shot has been charged in a crime from earlier that day.

04/02/2012

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Aggressive Squirrels Have Mpls Discouraging Feeding

The Minneapolis Parks and Recreation is warning park visitors not to feed squirrels.

11/03/2011

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350,000 People Crowd Into Mpls Weekend Art Fairs

For art lovers, it’s the biggest weekend of the year, and for artists like Cindy Krotz, it’s a chance to get some notoriety.

08/06/2011

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Mpls Pride Fest Abuzz After NY Gay Marriage Breakthrough

The City of Minneapolis is in the middle of hosting its 39th annual Pride Festival, and this year’s it’s of special significance because of the gay marriage law that passed in New York Friday.

06/26/2011

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