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Cinco De Mayo

Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s almost the weekend, so let’s get planning. It’s the first weekend in May, and you can celebrate with a couple of parades and superheroes.

05/01/2014

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Mpls. Man Escapes Car Crushed By Tree

A young man heading out to dinner during Friday night’s storm says he didn’t see it coming. Bret Rademacher narrowly escaped being crushed by a falling tree in Minneapolis. Physically he’s fine – there’s not a scratch on him, which is hard to believe when you see what’s left of his car.

06/22/2013

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Open Up The Door Because It’s National Get Outside Day

The weather has not been ideal for enjoying the outdoors the last couple of weeks, but Saturday is National Get Outside today. All of the state’s 74 state parks are free today.

06/08/2013

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Best Exhibits To Visit This Summer In Minnesota

Take some time off this summer to visit great Chicago events and exhibits.

05/06/2013

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Police: 2 Injured After S. Mpls Shooting

Police are investigating after a Friday night shooting on the city’s south side sent two men to the Hennepin County Medical Center.

01/25/2013

Kids, Fishing

Take Kids Fishing This Weekend, You Won’t Need A License

A group of volunteers in Blaine is trying to hook a few new anglers.

06/08/2012

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Minn. Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend Opens Friday

Minnesota’s annual Take-A-Kid Fishing weekend opens Friday — the weekend when adults can fish without a license while accompanying a child younger than 16.

06/08/2012

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Actor Who Died In House Fire Remembered As Hero

Family and friends gathered Saturday to celebrate the life of a 25-year-old man who died while saving his friends.

03/24/2012

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Creative And Speedy: Art Sled Rally In Powderhorn Park

In Minneapolis on Sunday, there was a different kind of sled race where it wasn’t the speed that mattered but the creativity.

01/30/2011

Powderhorn Park Sexual Assault

Teen On The Lam Turns Self In

One of teenagers accused in several sexual assaults in Powderhorn Park last November has turned himself in after running away last week.

01/03/2011

Powderhorn Park Sexual Assault

Teen Suspected In Powderhorn Assaults On The Loose

One of teenagers accused in several sexual assaults in Powderhorn Park last November is currently on the loose.

01/01/2011

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Best Ice Skating Spots In The Twin Cities

Let’s face it — in Minnesota, half of us are practically born on the ice. Whether it’s learning how to skate by pushing a chair along a frozen lake or having a slippery end to a snowy tubing ride, the ice — and the skating opportunities — here are endless.

12/29/2010

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Hundreds Attend Mpls. Candlelight Vigil To ‘Reclaim Park’

Hundreds of people braved the cold and crowded into Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis for a candlelight vigil Wednesday night.

12/01/2010

Powderhorn Park Sexual Assault

Woman Assaulted In Powderhorn Park Says She’s Healing

The woman assaulted at Powderhorn Park while out cross-country skiing with her children released a statement saying she is healing from the attack thanks to family and friends.

11/28/2010

Residents Jump from Burning Complex

Residents tossed their children to safety — then jumped from a burning apartment building in south Minneapolis this morning.

10/19/2010