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Convention Center Hosting RV, Vacation And Camping Show

Looking for your next vacation spot or wanting some of the latest camping gear that’s out there? The Minneapolis Convention Center is your spot this weekend.

02/07/2013

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Working For The Weekend: Top Entertainment Bets

This weekend, you’ll be able to celebrate winter in the Twin Cities or treat your cabin fever. Here are some top entertainment bets if you’ looking to get out and have some fun this weekend.

01/31/2013

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Annual Breakfast Honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day In Minneapolis

Some people are off work Monday as we take time to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

01/21/2013

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Mpls. Gets Revved Up For Bike Show

Even though it’s going to be an icy weekend, you can still dream about spring at the Minneapolis Convention Center!

01/11/2013

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U Of Minn. ‘Physics Circus’ Set For Mpls. Thursday

Hurry, hurry. Step right up to the University of Minnesota’s “Physics Circus.”

01/05/2013

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U Of Minn. ‘Physics Circus’ Set For Mpls. Thursday

Hurry, hurry. Step right up to the University of Minnesota’s “Physics Circus.”

01/05/2013

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Seasons of Hope: Coon Rapids Gospel Choir Gets Big Surprise

WCCO first met the Coon Rapids Gospel Choir back in October. They were rehearsing for an appearance that never happened.

12/10/2012

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1,800 Homeless Come To Convention Center For Help

The 14th annual Project Homeless Connect in Minneapolis is underway at the Convention Center. They will serve about 1,800 people at the event, providing those in need with a variety of different services.

12/10/2012

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Minnesota Holiday Concert Preview

‘Tis the season! Get yourself in the mood for the upcoming holidays by attending one of these spirited holiday concerts.

11/22/2012

Boy Hero

9-Year-Old Boy Honored For Saving Sister’s Life

A nine-year-old Minneapolis boy and a Minneapolis 911 operator are being honored for helping to save a 2-year-old girl’s life. According to City of Minneapolis representatives, 9-year-old Rodrigo Sosa called 911 on May 5 because his little sister was unconscious from a seizure.

08/20/2012

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Best Upcoming Classical Music Performances In Minn.

Minneapolis has been home to internationally-acclaimed orchestra and classical music events since the early 1900s. Today, Minnesota is home to a variety of venues and performances dedicated to bringing the enjoyment of classical music to everyone.

08/20/2012

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Minn. Hosting Nat’l Truck Driving Championships

This weekend, the Minneapolis Convention Center hosts the 2012 National Truck Driving Championships, otherwise known as the Superbowl of Safety.

08/11/2012

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Keillor To Join ‘Spirit Car’ Author On Stage

Tickets are on sale for an onstage discussion featuring Garrison Keillor and author Diane Wilson in Minneapolis next month.

08/09/2012

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Former Legislator Looks Back 20 Years To The 1st Minn. Charter School

20 years ago, the first Charter School in the nation opened in St Paul, after the Minnesota legislature passed the first chartered school law.

06/03/2012

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Minn. Dems Say Clinton To Keynote Summer Dinner

Former President Bill Clinton will be the headline speaker for a Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party dinner in August.

05/31/2012

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Business Pros To Help Young Summer Job Seekers All Week

More than 400 top local businesspeople are helping young job seekers hone their interview techniques this week at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

04/23/2012

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Protestors Gather At U.S. Bank Shareholder’s Meeting

Protestors gathered Tuesday morning outside the Minneapolis Convention Center, where shareholders of the Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank were scheduled to start their annual meeting.

04/17/2012

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The Northwest Sportshow

The Northwest Sportshow is making its way to the Minneapolis Convention Center for five days of outdoor fun from March 28 – April 1.

03/24/2012

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Guide To Roller Girls Derby

The Twin Cities has all the major sports—pro football, basketball, hockey, men’s and women’s basketball, and lacrosse. There’s a well-regarded minor league baseball team, co-owned by comedian Bill Murray. But a newer sport is gaining traction: Roller Girls.

02/25/2012

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Thinking Spring? Golf Show Tees Off In Mpls.

Golfers are ready to kick off the unofficial start to the 2012 golf season in Minnesota.

02/16/2012

Recreational vehicles, camping, trailers

RV, Vacation And Camping Show Begins In Minneapolis

If you need a break from winter, head over to the Minneapolis Convention Center and think spring.

02/09/2012

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Paul Rallies GOP Support In St. Cloud, Minneapolis

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul is rallying Minnesota supporters as his campaign looks to the Minnesota caucus for its first state win in the Republican presidential race.

02/06/2012

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Naomi Tutu To Speak At MLK Breakfast

Thousands of people will gather next Monday at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the It’s the annual Martin Luther King Day Breakfast.

01/09/2012

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Minn. Somalis Support Homeland’s Prime Minister

Thousands of Somalis in Minnesota are expected to show support for the new prime minister of their homeland.

07/10/2011

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Project Homeless: 1-Stop Shop For Tornado Victims

So much of what victims lost in the tornado can never be replaced. But at the Minneapolis Convention Center Tuesday, about 1,000 residents got everything from a hot lunch to a new pair of glasses.

05/24/2011

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