Thanksgiving Day

Man Camps Deals To Help Family Of Girl Mauled By DogsFor 22 years one local has been camping out Thanksgiving Day for a cause. Every year Joe Geary picks a different Twin Cities store to pitch a tent and wait for the best bargain deal. This year he isn't just shopping for himself at Best Buy, but for those in need.
Best Buy To Open At 5 P.M. On Thanksgiving DayConsumers looking to score deals at Best Buy this Thanksgiving might have to leave off doing the dishes until later.
Target To Open Doors Even Earlier Thanksgiving DayTarget announced Monday that its stores will open even earlier this Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving Day, Target will open its doors to customers at 6 p.m. for early access to its Black Friday deals.
Patrol: Man, 35, Dies In Benton Co. CrashA 35-year-old man died Thursday near St. Cloud after his SUV went through a stop sign and was broadsided by on-coming traffic, the State Patrol said.
Obama Pardons Turkeys As Part Of Annual Rite President Barack Obama spared two turkeys from the brine and the oven Wednesday, fulfilling the annual tradition of a presidential pardon for a couple of lucky birds ahead of Thanksgiving Day.
Minn. Farmer Preparing Turkeys For Presidential PardoningNext week, some lucky Minnesota turkeys will be heading to the White House. John Burkel of Badger in Northern Minnesota raised the birds. He's going to pick two of them to send to President Obama, to be pardoned the day before Thanksgiving.
New Twist On Downtown Weather Ball Coming To Nicollet MallSt. Louis has an arch while San Francisco has its iconic Golden Gate. But for generations of Minnesotans, it was a colored ball perched atop a downtown Minneapolis bank that many remember.
Killing Of 2 Minn. Teens Stirs Up Strong Emotions Local officials knew the grisly killings of two teenagers who broke into a man's Little Falls home on Thanksgiving Day would stir up strong emotions.
Funeral Set For Teens Killed In Little Falls Home A joint funeral will be held Saturday for two teens who were killed in a Little Falls home.
Pick-A-Side: Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade BalloonsWe watch it every year around this time -- the dancers, the waving royalty and, of course, the balloons. The Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade is a big tradition but what would you say is your all-time favorite balloon? Vote here.
Pick-A-Side: The Best Thanksgiving FoodThe bird is certainly the word on Thanksgiving Day - but which other food are you most thankful for?
Good (Morning) Question: Is Black Friday Worth It For Stores?Jason DeRusha answers Good Questions on weeknights at 10 p.m., but the WCCO Morning Show figured you all had some queries when it comes to mornings. This week, Jason DeRusha takes on Black Friday, and the mysteries behind the big shopping day.