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Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In Minnesota

You shouldn’t have to labor over finding something to do for Labor Day.

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Ask A Minnesota Fashionista: Hottest Fall 2015 Fashion Trends

Are you looking forward to fall fashions? Get the inside information on five upcoming trends.


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4 Things To Know: Murder On Live TV, Vikings At MOA, & More

These are the four things you need to know for Thursday, August 27. They include the opening of the Great Minnesota Get-Together, as well as the latest updates on a grim tragedy that played out on live TV.


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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

Here’s what’s going on in Minnesota this weekend.


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WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Aug. 15)

The Twin Cities is jam packed with fun this weekend, and we got the skinny on all the events! This weekend you will find more than just horse racing at Canterbury Park. They are hosting the Motorsports Show and Swap Meet.


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4 Things To Know: Cuba, Victims In Teague Scandal, Survivor And El Nino

From Cuba to El Nino, here’s a look at the four stories that are at the top of the news for Friday, August 14, 2015.


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‘Survivor’ Hosts Casting Call At Mall Of America

Think you can be the next person to win Survivor? Well, you have a chance to get on the island.


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Charges Dropped Against 1 In Black Lives Matter Protest Case

The Bloomington City Prosecutor dismissed all charges Friday against one of the defendants in the case concerning a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mall Of America in December.


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Trespassing Charges Dropped Against Alleged MOA Protest Leaders

The activist group Black Lives Matter says that all substantive trespassing charges against the alleged organizers of last year’s Mall of America protest have been dropped.


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Hundreds ‘Come On Down’ For Price Is Right Contestant Search

Many were called and two will be chosen to hopefully hear their name called, to “come on down.” The rotunda at the Mall of America was the site Sunday for the “Price Is Right” contestant search.


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‘Price Is Right’ Holds Contestant Search At MOA

Want to be on The Price Is Right? Then head over the Mall of America.


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4 Things To Know: Ramadan Ends, Robot Hotels Begin

These are the four stories you need to know about from Friday, July 17. They include a shocking rampage in Tennessee, an eye-opening new hotel in Japan and a very important audition opportunity right here in the Twin Cities.


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Crayola To Open Family Attraction At Mall Of America In 2016

The Mall of America will become even more colorful next year. Crayon maker Crayola said Thursday it will open its family attraction Crayola Experience at the Bloomington megamall in the summer of 2016.


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Families Spending Less On Back-To-School Shopping

It’s the middle of July, but some families have already started their back-to-school shopping. Spending has grown 42 percent in the last decade. But this year, families plan to cut back.


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Incentive, Scenery Drew Woody Harrelson’s ‘Wilson’ To Minnesota

A new Woody Harrelson movie is being shot in Minnesota. The film “Wilson”, starring Harrelson and Laura Dern, is based on a Daniel Clowes novel of the same name that is set in Oakland, California. Producers decided the film should be shot in the Twin Cities.


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Somalis To Boycott MOA For Celebration In Stand With Black Lives Matter

Some in the Twin Cities Somali community are boycotting the Mall of America for their end of Ramadan celebration this week because of charges against Black Lives Matter protesters in connection to a rally held on one of the busiest shopping days of last year.


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Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In Minnesota

Fun does not always equal spendy.


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Minnesota Children’s Museum To Open ‘Pop-Up’ Space At MOA

The Minnesota Children’s Museum said Wednesday that it’s going to open a “pop-up” play space at Mall of America. Museum officials said the new storefront space will feature hands-on exhibits that help children develop important skills through play, much like the exhibits at their downtown St. Paul location.


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Minnesota River Bridge Facelift Means Headache For Drivers

Drivers in the south metro are spending twice as long in traffic because of bridge work near Mall of America. For the first time in almost 30 years, the Highway 77 bridge over the Minnesota River is getting a facelift.


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Good Question: Why Do We Spend Less Money On Father’s Day?

According to the National Retail Federation, Americans are expected to spend $13 billion on Father’s Day this year. It seems like a lot, but it is just a fraction of the $21 billion we were expected to spend on Mother’s Day.


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Best Places To Buy Father’s Day Gifts In Minnesota

The range of Father’s Day gift ideas is immense at any of these locally owned and operated stores.


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Mall Of America Confirms Free Wi-Fi System Coming By Holiday Season

A Mall of America representative confirmed Monday that the mall plans to have a free Wi-Fi system in time for the holiday season.


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Mall Of America To Host ‘The Bachelor’ Casting Call

The Mall of America will host an open casting call for the hit reality TV show “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” on Saturday. All “Bachelor” fans are welcome to attend. But those who audition must be single and at least 21 years old.


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Natalie & Mike Enter The Sumo Ring!

There are three world-champion sumo wrestlers doing live demonstrations and meeting fans Saturday at the Mall of America in Bloomington. These three champions weigh a combined 1,400 pounds!


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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s Friday eve and that means WCCO This Morning is Working for the Weekend.