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Movie Blog: Top 10 Summer Blockbusters Ever

For movie fans, there are two distinct seasons: awards season and summer. Some people consider them the respective high and low points of the year. These people are killjoys.

06/09/2014

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Wander Minnesota: Toys

The fun factor is pretty high at the exhibit that just opened at the Minnesota History Center: Toys of the 50s, 60s and 70s (or as a History Center staffer put it, “From the Cold War to Star Wars”).

05/27/2014

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Twister Creator Remembered As Creative Force, ‘Fierce Competitor’

You may not know his name, but you’ve almost certainly played his game. Charles “Chuck” Foley, the Minnesota man who invented Twister, passed away on July 1. He was 82 years old.

07/11/2013

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Minnesota Inventor Of Iconic Party Game ‘Twister’ Dies

The Minnesota man whose Twister game launched decades of awkward social interactions at parties has died at the age of 82. Charles “Chuck” Foley died July 1 at a care facility in the Minneapolis suburb of St. Louis Park.

07/11/2013

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Durant Visits Lynx Game, Says He’ll Donate $1M To Tornado Relief

NBA superstar Kevin Durant, of the Oklahoma City Thunder, was court side on Tuesday in Minneapolis, watching Monica Wright of the Lynx take on Connecticut. Durant calls Oklahoma City his “home” and said he drives through the city most affected by Monday’s massive tornado damage – Moore – all the time.

05/21/2013

Tornado Victim Is Hero Twice Over

We have a follow-up to the tragic story of a Mentor, Minnesota man who was killed when a tornado struck his gas station.

06/25/2010

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