Twins Cities Youth Sleep Outside To Raise Awareness Of HomelessnessAs the cold weather comes in, many families don't have a warm place to sleep. That's why hundreds of teenagers are sleeping outside Friday morning to raise awareness about homelessness.
4 Your Pets: Pet-A-Palooza To Rock The FairgroundsThere will be a different kind of Pronto Pup at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this Saturday. NewsRadio 830 WCCO is hooking up us pet lovers with another year of Pet-A-Palooza!
'Red Bull Crashed Ice' Sets Attendance Record In St. PaulThe 129th St. Paul Winter Carnival is in full swing this weekend. Most carnival events will take place in downtown St. Paul, in and around Rice Park and the Landmark Center, but some are taking place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
Mike And Natalie Stomp Snow For The Winter CarnivalPreparations for the St. Paul Winter Carnival are well underway. Crews are out at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds Saturday prepping snow for the snow sculpture competition next weekend.
With School Out, Students Sleep Outside To Fight HomelessnessWith school out for MEA, hundreds of students will spend the night outside, raising awareness for homelessness. They will be taking part in Cardboard Box City at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's Thursday, and that means it's time to set into stone your plans for an entertaining weekend. This week's suggestions from Jason Matheson include jazz for adults and a new ride for the kids.
Temporary Impound Lot Open In St. PaulA temporary impound lot is now open in St. Paul at the state fairgrounds after the threat of flooding closed the city impound lot. St. Paul police said via Twitter, the lot is at the north end of the fairgrounds. Police are asking drivers to enter the fairgrounds from Hoyt Avenue off Snelling Avenue.
Pet Blog: Pet-A-Palooza!Pets, and the humans who love them, will take over the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this Saturday! Pet-A-Palooza is a free event that features some 30 exhibitors and 40 rescue and adoption groups.
Comic Book Celebration At Minnesota FairgroundsComic book fans are expected to fill the Grandstand at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend. The Midwest Comic Book Association is holding its 2014 SpringCon on Saturday and Sunday.
Minnesota Cheese Festival Hits State FairgroundsIf you're a cheese enthusiast, you'll want to head to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend. The Minnesota Cheese Festival is this weekend and it offers a ton of tasty varieties from several local vendors.
Minnesota State Fairgrounds Hosts Local Car ShowMinnesota hot rods and race cars are on display this weekend at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. It's one of the oldest custom car shows in America. More than 100 local artists and collectors have their custom vehicles on display.
Minnesota Cheese Fest Hits State FairgroundsWisconsin may be known for its cheese, but Minnesota lays claim to one of the country's largest locally produced cheese festivals. This weekend you can sample some of the best mozzarella at the Minnesota Cheese Festival on the State Fairgrounds.