Top Nighttime Mpls. Attractions For ASG Out-Of-TownersStereotyped as friendly (and passive-aggressive, too, I guess), Minnesota is ready to throw down/party/whatever kids do nowadays with a late bar close set for 4 a.m. on July 16 across Hennepin County. So, if you are from out of town and would like to check out some great nightlife spots (not necessarily bars or clubs), check out the list below!
Reality Check: Gov's Decision To Continue MNsure EnrollmentMinnesota has rejected President Obama's offer to delay some canceled insurance policies for a year under the new health law. The President was trying to make good on a promise that "if you like your policy, you can keep it." Now, millions are finding themselves in limbo, including here in Minnesota.
Best Of MN: Corned Beef & CabbageThe best place for corned beef and cabbage in Minnesota? WCCO viewers picked Manitou Station in White Bear Lake, an Irish pub that's only three years old.
Best Of Minnesota: SpaLooking for some way to recover after a tough winter? Visit the location voted the best spa in Minnesota by WCCO viewers -- Spalon Montage in Edina.
Best Of MN: Backyard Hockey RinkMinnesota is the State of Hockey, which means the sport isn't restricted to ice arenas and lakes.
Best Of Minnesota: Skiing AreaThousands of votes came in over the last couple of weeks, as we tried to find the best ski area in the state. Places a little closer to metro like Wild Mountain got huge support on Facebook. But the spot with the most votes lies just an hour from the Canadian border -- Lutsen Mountains on Lake Superior's North Shore.
Best Of Minnesota: MascotIn the Gopher Conference, you've got to be tough. Blooming Prairie sports teams are surrounded by fearsome creatures such as Panthers, Tigers, Buccaneers and Bulldogs.
9/11 Memorial is Marshall, MNMarshall, MN erected a 9/11 memorial using a bean from one of the Twin Towers.
Quist Over Parry In Minnesota's 1st District Former state Rep. Allen Quist made a political comeback Tuesday, beating state Sen. Mike Parry in the Republican primary to challenge U.S. Rep. Tim Walz in southern Minnesota.
Inver Grove Heights Man Acquitted In Vulnerable Adult AssaultA Inver Grove Heights man has been acquitted of charges accusing him of sexually assaulting a vulnerable adult who had suffered a traumatic brain injury, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s Office.
Twins Option De Vries, Will Recall Parmelee The Minnesota Twins are taking advantage of a few extra days off in the coming weeks to add some offense to their bench.
Mpls. Locks And Dams To Reopen To Commercial Traffic The St. Paul district of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will reopen three Twin Cities locks and dams on the Mississippi River to commercial traffic Wednesday.