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Survivor: Cagayan Season Finale, Who Will Come Out On Top?

The Survivor: Cagayan season finale airs tonight, and with only four castaways left, one will “pull one of the greatest comebacks in Survivor history.”

05/21/2014

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The Walking Dead Road Trip: Your 13-Stop Tour Of The Show’s Best Filming Locations

Check out these Walking Dead locations for your next road trip vacation.

02/12/2014

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Good Question: Which Electronics Are Costing You The Most?

Every year, the average American family spends more than $100 on energy costs to power appliances that have been turned off. These “vampire appliances” – like televisions, cable boxes, DVD players, etc. – continue to use power once we turn off the power switch. According to the Department of Energy, this vampire power accounts for 4 to 5 percent of the energy use in a home. As is the case with almost all appliances, when we turn something “off,” it’s still usually “on” in standby mode.

11/18/2013

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A MN Prep Football First: ESPN To Televise Stillwater Vs. Cretin-Derham

It’s a Minnesota first — two metro high school football teams will play in front of the nation tomorrow night. The local football scene is in the spotlight because of Jashon Cornell, the Cretin-Derham Hall defensive end is ranked as the No. 1 2015 recruit in the country, according to ESPN.

09/12/2013

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Ultimate Job Interview

Can you keep cool under this type of pressure? When a meteor crashes outside the office window, how would you react?

09/05/2013

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Contest Open For Upper Midwest Sitcom Writers

So you think you’re funny? The Upper Midwest Sitcom Writing Competition is open for entries. The contest is looking for original television scripts or pilots from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota.

06/29/2013

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Outrage Over New Comcast Fee Hike Has Politicians, Regulators Involved

A notice from Comcast — also known as XFINITY — of a new fee is prompting outrage and confusion.

02/20/2013

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Good Question: How Much TV Do Our Kids Watch?

Many parents focus on the amount of time their children watch TV, trying to limit it. Pediatricians have focused on it as well, encouraging kids under age two to watch no television, and kids older than two to watch no more than two hours a day.

02/18/2013

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CBS Announces Week-Long 24/7 Coverage Before Super Bowl XLVII

CBS, home of Super Bowl XLVII, will create CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square in the heart of the historic French Quarter in New Orleans, La., to serve as the CBS Corporation’s central broadcast center. […]

12/06/2012

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Do You Have Some Money Coming From A Class Action Settlement?

You may have some money coming your way….go to the link to file a claim!

10/01/2012

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Vikings Lower TV Blackout Target To 90 Percent

The Minnesota Vikings have decided to take advantage of a new NFL policy that makes it easier to keep home games on local television.

08/16/2012

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John Williams Video Smackdown For 6-12!

Dad wins the Stanley Cup, but his daughter steals the show, vs. THE NEW CHAMP! Clumsy TV Reporter. Vote now in today’s Video Smackdown!

06/12/2012

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Police: Man Stole TV From Hospital, Claimed Mom Died

A man is accused of stealing a television set from the lobby of a Stillwater hospital after claiming he needed a place to stay for awhile because his mother had just died.

06/05/2012

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What Is The Greatest TV Show Of All Time? Final Four

Vote on the Final Two Matchups so a Champion can be declared!

05/29/2012

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Minn. Union Airs TV Ad Against ‘Right To Work’

The Minnesota AFL-CIO is airing TV and radio ads across Minnesota against a constitutional amendment under consideration at the Capitol that would curb union strength.

03/13/2012

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Vikings Sell Out Saints Game, Will Be Televised

The Minnesota Vikings game against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday will be televised locally after the team reached sellout status on Wednesday.

12/15/2011

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CNET Tech Expert Shares Holiday Gift Advice

CNET editor Brian Cooley joined John Hines on the WCCO Morning News with clear advice on the best technology gifts for the holidays.

12/07/2011

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Good Question: How Real Is Reality TV?

Thanks to local guy Kris Humphries, Minnesota got all caught up in the Kardashian divorce drama. But is what’s going on reality TV worth all the drama? And how real is it?

11/16/2011

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John Rash Reviews The Emmy Awards Show

Media and pop culture expert John Rash joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Monday.

09/19/2011

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Good Question: Do Reality TV Contestants Get Paid?

On reality shows like Survivor, Big Brother and The Bachelor, people have to leave their jobs, their families and their rent payments for months. So, how can people afford to be on reality shows? Do they get paid?

09/14/2011

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Vikings Home Opener Will Be Shown On Local TV

The Minnesota Vikings have extended their Metrodome sellout streak to 137 straight games.

09/13/2011

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Pawlenty Reinserting Himself Into Political Debate

For the first time since he dropped out of the presidential race, Tim Pawlenty is reemerging in the public.

09/07/2011

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Good Question: Why Do Kids Have Trouble Sleeping?

Kids, TV and poor sleep: Is there a connection? Yes, there is, according to a government-sponsored study published online in the journal Pediatrics.

06/27/2011

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What Would You Rather Be Doing Tonight?

A couple of different viewing options tonight…….Vote to let Michele know what your choice would be!

06/15/2011

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