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FAA Releases New Drone Regulations

The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed new rules for commercial drones that weigh up to 55 pounds. The rules state that the drones must remain within sight, must only be flow during daylight hours and must fly below 500 feet and no faster than 100 miles per hour.

02/16/2015

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Lawmakers Want Tougher Rules On H.S. Transfer Athletes

As the boys state hockey tournament skates into the Xcel Energy Center, it’s another showdown in St. Paul that some high school athletes are fighting to win. Lawmakers are wondering if some students and their parents are going too far to gain a competitive edge.

03/05/2014

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Mille Lacs Walleye Rules Likely To Hold Steady

Fisheries officials say walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake will likely see regulations similar to last year despite its struggling walleye population. The Department of Natural Resources says the safe harvest level has been set at 60,000 pounds for the upcoming season.

01/31/2014

Let’s Kick Hunger Day 2014 Rules

WCCO Radio “Let’s Kick Hunger Day” Promotion   OFFICIAL RULES   NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE ENTRANT’S CHANCE OF WINNING. […]

01/29/2014

Holiday Hi Lo Rules 2013

 “WCCO Radio Holiday Hi Lo” Promotion   OFFICIAL RULES   NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE ENTRANT’S CHANCE OF WINNING.   […]

12/03/2013

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Good Question: What Are The Car Seat Laws?

The rules for car and booster seats can be confusing for any parent. Car seat laws vary by state. So what are the car seat laws and how do you know when your child should switch from a car seat to a seatbelt? Good Question.

11/21/2013

Trick or treaters

Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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Esme’s Blog: ‘Purse-onal’ Style And The NFL

It has been a long time since I have been to a Vikings game, far longer since I went anywhere with a toddler toting a diaper bag. A check on the Vikings’ website for tickets to the upcoming Cleveland Browns game revealed the cheapest tickets in the upper deck of the Metrodome are a hefty $72.

08/10/2013

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Going To A Vikings Game This Year? Learn The New Bag Rules

At training camp on Wednesday, the Vikings demonstrated the NFL’s new bag policy. In an effort to ensure stadium safety, NFL teams are limiting the size and the type of bags that can be brought in. There are three types: a clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC bag that does not exceed 12 inches by six inches by 12 inches. Screeners will then easily be able to see if fans are carrying prohibited items.

07/31/2013

WCCO Radio Rules

Contest and Promotion Rules for 830 WCCO-AM   NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.   Unless otherwise specified by Radio […]

07/29/2013

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After WCCO Report, Lawmaker Wants Playgrounds Safer, Cleaner

There’s a call for change after a WCCO report. Last week, WCCO shared the results of a germ test from some Twin Cities indoor playgrounds.

02/28/2013

Holiday Hi Lo Rules

The “WCCO Radio Holiday Hi Lo” Contest OFFICIAL RULES   NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASEOR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.   1.     […]

11/30/2012

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DNR: Invasive Species Violation Rates Unacceptable

A crackdown on the spread of aquatic invasive species isn’t getting through to enough Minnesota boaters, the Department of Natural Resources said Monday.

06/18/2012

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Minn. Updating Rules To Fight BWCA, Voyageurs Haze

State regulators are preparing to add some enforcement teeth to rules meant to cut the haze that sometimes clouds the views in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park.

03/25/2012

Emerald Ash Borer

Minn. Issues New Rules To Stop Emerald Ash Borer

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has issued new rules meant to stop the spread of the emerald ash borer.

02/27/2012

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Hennepin Co. Board OKs Occupy Rules For Plaza

The Hennepin County Board has approved new restrictions on protesters who have been occupying a downtown Minneapolis government plaza for more than a month.

11/08/2011

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Wis. Lawmakers To Consider Bicycle Passing Rules

Cars and trucks would be permitted to go around bicycles and other slow-moving vehicles in no-passing zones under a bill the state Assembly is scheduled to consider.

10/24/2011

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FDA Announces New Sunscreen Rules

The Federal Drug Administration is changing the rules for companies who make sunscreen.

06/14/2011

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Airline Passengers Get Refunds, More Rights

Airline passengers are getting a little more help from the federal government when it comes to their rights, and it all started a few years ago on a tarmac in Rochester, Minn.

04/20/2011

Delta

Delta Fined $2M Over Disability Rules

Delta Airlines received the biggest fine ever given to an airline for non-safety violations.

02/17/2011

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Burnsville Considers Changes To Snowplow Mailbox Rules

When plows clear streets, there are bound to be some mailbox casualties. The question now being considered in Burnsville is who should pay to fix or replace broken mailboxes — the city or the homeowner.

01/14/2011

Saturday Night with Esme Murphy – 8/28/10

While many parents are willing to put their children in school when they’re eligible, some parents prefer to let their kids “redshirt” before sending them into Kindergarten.  One such parent is Todd Nettleton.  He tells […]

08/29/2010