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WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Oct. 10)Haunted basements, fall colors, swap meets and the Minnesota Wild are just four of the things Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday morning. Here are more details about these, and several other, great events going on this weekend in Minnesota. People started moving out of urban centers for a quieter and slower pace of life about 65 years ago. The Minnesota History Center's new exhibit, "Suburbia," takes a look at what many historians consider one of the most important events in U.S. history. Suburbia opens Saturday at 10 a.m. Tickets are $11 for adults and $6 for kids.
Science Museum Ends Legal Fight Over Leaky BuildingThe Science Museum of Minnesota won't appeal a legal loss in a case against a design firm over persistent water damage to its $100 million building. Interim museum president John Stanoch told The Associated Press on Friday that there was little chance of overturning an April ruling favoring architecture firm AECOM.
Wander Minnesota: Catch An ExhibitWe're definitely in a weird patch at the moment, with chilly, rainy weather at this writing, and more rain and low temperatures possible for the coming weekend. Of course, we can expect the heat to return next week, as it often does when the Minnesota State Fair opens. But until then, if you're looking for some indoor entertainment, take a look at what's happening in the museum world.
Water Problems Threaten Big Repair Costs For Science MuseumThe Science Museum of Minnesota, a major tourist attraction that opened its new, $100 million home just 15 years ago, has serious water infiltration problems that could leave state taxpayers with a hefty repair bill.
Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In MinnesotaThe exhibits at these Minnesota museums are fun for the whole family.
Best Ways To Celebrate National Teacher Day In MinnesotaCelebrate a teacher today.
Wander Minnesota: May Is Minnesota Museum MonthIt’s almost May — and that means it’s Minnesota Museums Month the annual celebration of all that Minnesota has to offer in the way of museums. And that’s quite a lot. It’s a considerable bounty, with about 600 around the state.
Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In MinnesotaDon't let Earth Day pass by without taking time to value its meaning.
Five Must-See Museums In MinnesotaYou don't know Minnesota until you've been to these local museums.
24 Hours In MinnesotaFly in to Minnesota, jump on the Metro Transit and see the best of Minnesota in 24 hours. Here is how.
Natalie & Mike Blast Off At Science MuseumThat's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. Now open at the Science Museum is "Space: An Out of Gravity Experience." And like so many of the museum's exhibits, this one is totally interactive.
Best Valentine's Day Dates For Parents In MinnesotaValentine’s Day means some kid-free time with your honey. Lock down a babysitter and enjoy one of these adults-only outings in Minnesota.