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Child’s Body Found In Mississippi River In St. Cloud

Police in St. Cloud say they have found the body of a 6-year-old boy who went missing Thursday night.

07/24/2015

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Farmers Restocking Their Flocks As Bird Flu Winds Down

Midwest poultry producers are growing turkeys again. Minnesota lost 9 million turkeys and chickens to bird flu. Now, 37 of its farms have been cleared to restock.

07/24/2015

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Police: Greenwood Man, 54, Critically Hurt By Fireworks

A 54-year-old Greenwood man is in critical condition after a fireworks mishap earlier this week, according to South Lake Minnetonka police.

07/24/2015

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Union Expects Recall Soon Of All Laid Off Minntac Workers

The United Steelworkers union says it expects all laid off employees at U.S. Steel’s Minntac mine to be recalled in the next two weeks. In a statement on the Local 1930 website, local president Lowell Carlon says the company has already recalled 68 maintenance and other employees in preparation.

07/24/2015

Mother's Day Gift Ideas From Children

Best Toddler-Friendly Activities In Minnesota For Summer

How do you entertain the kids when they are at the toddler stage? The terrible twos are better behaved when mom and dad take them to places that are child-friendly. In the process, tots become better prepared for school and learn to make friends.

07/24/2015

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Goin’ To The Lake Recap: Lake Mille Lacs (Day 1)

Once again, we’re hitting the road and Goin’ to the Lake on WCCO. This week takes our most beloved odd couple of the season — Chris Shaffer and Mike Max — up to Lake Mille Lacs for Garrison Days!

07/23/2015

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DeRusha Eats: Saguaro In Minneapolis

At Saguaro Restaurant in south Minneapolis, you’ll find tacos, enchiladas and tamales, but this isn’t exactly a Mexican restaurant.

07/23/2015

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Sen. Franken Calls For Investigation Into Apple Music

Sen. Al Franken is calling for an investigation into Apple’s new streaming music service. The Minnesota Democrat wants confirmation that the tech giant isn’t breaking anti-trust laws.

07/23/2015

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A Glimpse Of Tangletown’s 11th Annual ‘Garden & Art Tour’

Just when most gardens are looking ripe of the picking, the 11th Annual Tangletown Gardens’ Garden and Art Tour kicks off Saturday.

07/23/2015

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Ask A Minnesota Bartender: Your Best Summer Drink Recipe

Relax all summer long with these drinks from local bartender Dinah Abraham.

07/23/2015

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Twins Can’t Catch Streaking Angels In 4th Straight Loss, 5-2

The Minnesota Twins are still struggling to regain their stride out of the All-Star break, and that’s given them little chance to keep pace with the surging Los Angeles Angels this week.

07/23/2015

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Sheriff: Cyclist, 62, Struck & Killed By Car In Kandiyohi County

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash between a cyclist and motorist Tuesday.

07/22/2015

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1 Killed, 7 Hurt In 2-Vehicle Crash In Sherburne County

A 54-year-old man was killed and two others seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Sherburne County Tuesday evening. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened at about 8 p.m. in Becker, Minnesota.

07/22/2015

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Gov. Dayton Orders Flags To Half Staff For Chattanooga Victims

Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered flags flown at half-staff in Minnesota to honor the victims of the tragedy in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

07/22/2015

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Gov. Dayton: St. Peter Hospital Needs Urgent Fix

State officials are investigating the latest in a series of assaults at Minnesota’s largest psychiatric hospital in St. Peter. Governor Mark Dayton says the facility needs an urgent fix.

07/22/2015

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St. Jude Medical Adds More Heart Devices In $3.4B Buy

St. Jude Medical will spend $3.4 billion in cash to acquire Thoratec, further bulking up its array of devices that are used to treat heart conditions.

07/22/2015

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Duluth Firefighters Battle Apartment Building Fire

Authorities say residents were safely evacuated from a burning apartment building in Duluth. Firefighters were on the scene of the fire for about three hours Tuesday night.

07/22/2015

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Best Fish Tacos In Minnesota

These places are taking tacos to another level.

07/22/2015

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Furniture Store Vandalism May Force Business To Close

Vandalism may force a small-town furniture store to close.

07/21/2015

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Angels Star Mike Trout Scratched Because Of Sore Left Heel

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been scratched from the series opener against Minnesota because of a sore left heel.

07/21/2015

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St. Paul Saints Break Largest Pillow Fight Record

The St. Paul Saints set a new Guinness World Record for the largest pillow fight.

07/21/2015

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Target’s ‘Trophy Wife’ T-Shirt Puts Retailer In Critics’ Cross-Hairs

Minneapolis-based Target is being accused of selling sexist T-shirts for women with the words “trophy” and “Mrs.” on them.

07/21/2015

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Vikings: MillerCoors Named Founding Partner Of US Bank Stadium

The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday that MillerCoors has been named the founding partner of the new U.S. Bank Stadium and will continue to be the official beer partner of the team.

07/21/2015

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4 Things To Know From July 21, 2015

From Minnesota taking the top spot for overall child well-being to an attempt at the largest pillow fight, here are the four stories to know for Tuesday, July 21.

07/21/2015

Second Hand Boutique Store Sees Boom In Business Despite Recession

Best Boutique Decor Shops Found In Minnesota Malls

Shopping for boutique decor involves trekking and driving, especially if looking for the perfect mall that has your favorite store. But with patience and perseverance, the decor store you are looking for is somewhere in a Twin Cities mall, or nearby.

07/21/2015

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