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Best Day Trips For Under $100 In The Minnesota Area

Head to one of these destinations for an inexpensive day trip within two hours of the Twin Cities.

06/29/2013

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Minneapolis Locks Reopening To Recreational Boats

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reopening its three Minneapolis locks to recreational boats.

05/07/2013

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3 Locks Close On Mississippi River In Twin Cities

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed three locks on the Mississippi River in the Twin Cities to recreational boats due to high water flows.

05/02/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Mother’s Day Ideas

It’s only a couple of weeks until Mother’s Day. Have you made plans for the special mom in your life? If you’d like some ideas of things to do besides go out to eat, consider one of these options.

04/23/2013

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Good Question: When Will The Winter Weather End?

For every adorable family with a sled at sunset there is one Minnesotan who is winter-weary.

03/05/2013

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Run To Unite Raises Cash For Somalia, Awareness For Minn.

Minnesota is home to the largest Somali community in North America. Starting in the 90s, the Twin Cities became a safe haven for tens of thousands wanting to escape war and famine. On Saturday, hundreds took part in the Run to Unite event to raise awareness about the famine in Somalia.

10/20/2012

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Minneapolis Keeps 2 Pools Open 1 More Week

It’s another obvious sign that summer is nearing an end. All but two of the public pools in Minneapolis are closing for the season on Monday.

09/10/2012

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Police: Man Lured Officers To Minnehaha Park To Harm Them

Minneapolis Police say a man faked a 911 call about being robbed near Minnehaha Park late Tuesday night in an attempt to harm officers responding to the call.

08/22/2012

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3 Twin Cities Mississippi River Locks Closed

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is closing three locks in the Twin Cities to recreational boats Friday because of rising water on the Mississippi River.

06/22/2012

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Officials Close Mississippi River Locks, Dams Due To High Water

The St. Paul district of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed three Twin Cities locks and dams on the Mississippi River to commercial traffic due to high water levels, officials said Wednesday.

05/30/2012

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Early Boating Season? Think Again

It is the time of year when boaters start thinking of heading onto the water. But this year, homeowners on Lake Minnetonka are finding their docks fall a little short.

04/14/2012

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The Perfect Day For Your Dog In Minnesota

Whether you and your four-legged friend would prefer a quiet day of pampering, a wild romp through the woods or a trip to go pick out a new friend, these dog-related activities promise the perfect way to enjoy a nice spring day, regardless of the weather.

04/13/2012

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Sea Salt Opening Early This Season

The popular Minnehaha Park eatery Sea Salt is opening its doors to customers ahead of schedule this spring, thanks to the unseasonably warm weather.

03/27/2012

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Crews Hope To Revive Dying Oaks With Food Scraps

Nearly 100 dying oak trees at Minnehaha Park could get a second chance at life because of some green technology.

07/19/2011

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Body Found At Minnehaha Park In Mpls. Identified

Authorities are investigating the death of a St. Paul man whose body was found in Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis.

06/12/2011

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