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Get Movin’ Monday: March Deals

If the saying is March comes in like a lion, there are some “roaring” good deals to be found this month only. Carrie Rocha from “Pocket Your Dollars” gets us movin’ on ways to save some green in the month of March.

03/02/2015

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Puppies Pucker Up For Valentines Day Kissing Booth

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with an old fashioned kissing booth … with a little twist. Minneapolis Pit Bull Rescue hosted the kissing booth Saturday afternoon.

02/14/2015

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WCCO Makes Surprise Flower Deliveries For Bachman’s

On this Valentine’s Day, millions of people will receive flowers from their sweetheart. It’s a traditional way to show your love on this holiday, and WCCO wanted in on the love fest.

02/14/2015

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1 Year Anniversary Of Deadly N. Mpls. Fire

We may never know what caused a deadly fire in north Minneapolis one year ago on Valentine’s Day. Five children — ages 18 months to 8 years old — were killed in the fire that started on the second floor of the family’s duplex.

02/14/2015

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Mike’s Mix: Home-Crafted Valentine’s Day Cocktails

If your Valentine’s Day plans include staying in, I have an idea. What about impressing your sweetie with an easy, homemade craft cocktail? Here are three recipes from a bartender whose own love life heated up in a kitchen — Laurel Elm from Saint Dinette.

02/14/2015

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Hennepin County Judges Perform Weddings For Free

Love was in the air Friday at the Hennepin County Government Center.

02/13/2015

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Ten Romantic Country Duets For Valentine’s Day

Ten country songs of love and happiness for your next date night, from Johnny and June to Garth and Trisha.

02/13/2015

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Valentine’s Day Rush: Flower Shops Busy Making Arrangements

For Valentine’s Day, many people say “I love you” by sending out flowers and Feb. 12 is the usually the busiest day of the year for many flower shops. Thirty designers at Bachman’s in south Minneapolis will create more than 8,000 arrangements for the holiday. Many are made with a specific person in mind.

02/13/2015

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Hennepin Co. To Marry 22 Couples For Free On Valentine’s Eve

Judges in Hennepin County are getting a jump on Valentine’s Day love. A dozen judges from the Fourth Judicial District are scheduled to marry 22 couples at no charge at Hennepin County Government Center on Friday, the day before the holiday.

02/13/2015

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’50 Shades Of Greyhound’ A Hot Ticket This Valentine’s Day

The book was a best seller, now the movie takes center stage this weekend. Trailers for “50 Shades of Grey” on YouTube have hit 250 million views. To be sure, the movie is quite the hot ticket this Valentine’s Day weekend. Some women are making a girls’ night of it, others are taking their honeys.

02/13/2015

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Good Question: Why Do We Kiss To Show Affection?

This Valentine’s Day, you’ll probably be doing a little smooching.
But why do we swap saliva to show someone we love them? Why do we kiss? Good Question.

02/12/2015

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Pet Blog: Kiss A Puppy On Valentine’s Day

Plan on being lonely this Saturday, aka Valentine’s Day? Got some extra dollar bills in your pocket? Well, don’t go where I think you’re thinking of going. Instead, head to south Minneapolis’ Carver Junk Company and get a sloppy kiss from a puppy for a buck!

02/12/2015

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MN Couple Forms Relationship, Business From A Love Of Fitness

For Andrea and Mike Jones, their love started long ago. The couple, who bounced around while Mike was a marine, settled in Minnesota following his graduation from business school at Georgetown.

02/12/2015

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A Warning From The Better Business Bureau About Romance Scams

If you’re looking for love online this Valentine’s Day, beware of some scams out there. Dan Hendrickson is with the Better Business Bureau and said there are certain things to look out for.

02/11/2015

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Valentine’s Day: 4 Things To Know

There’s good news for the economy: spending is taking a step up this Valentine’s Day. But how are people spending their money for the holiday? A lot of people aren’t afraid to pay up for this holiday that’s all about red roses. So, here are four things you need to know about consumer spending this Valentine’s Day.

02/11/2015

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Valentine’s Day Dinner Dates Around The Metro

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, which means many people are thinking about an upcoming date. Nearly one in three couples plans to celebrate the day with a night out on the town, which more than likely includes dinner.

02/11/2015

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Minnesotan To Meet: Love Architect Kailen Rosenberg

Everyone wants the picture perfect life, but the souls behind the smiles usually contain flaws and that’s OK, according to a local love architect. Kailen Rosenberg says you are the foundation of your own love house. Her outlook on relationships and how she grew to be one of Oprahs’ go-to experts is what makes Rosenberg this week’s Minnesotan to Meet.

02/10/2015

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St. Paul Florist Has Hand Delivered Flowers For Nearly 8 Decades

Just like his grandfather, Tom Johnson has found a love for big bouquets. He wanted to be a veterinarian then a pilot, but instead he settled on delivering smiles across the Twin Cities.

02/10/2015

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Finding Minnesota: Sexy Secrets At The Minn. Zoo

For Valentine’s Day, many will opt for flowers, candy or a nice dinner. But there’s a steamier option in a place not usually associated with romance. The Minnesota Zoo offers the annual Love Tour, which it describes as an “R-rated event.”

02/08/2015

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Create Your Own Chocolate Treats For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. And what better to get your loved one on this special day that hand-dipped chocolates and candies? WCCO’s Mike Augustyniak and Natalie Nyhus decided to do just that!

02/07/2015

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Wander Minnesota: Valentine’s Day Beyond the Usual

Valentine’s Day is a week from Saturday. Are you ready? There’s certainly nothing wrong with flowers and a lovely dinner out, but there are other options. Note: reservations are recommended for most of these, so call ahead. The Warner Nature Center has a family friendly Valentine’s planned with its Winter Blizzard Blast

02/04/2015

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Sweet Valentine’s Day Pie Recipe From Duck Dynasty Star

There’s something so fun, sweet and deliciously romantic about a strawberry pie for Valentines!

02/02/2015

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Best 2015 Date Night Shows For Valentine’s Day In Minnesota

Plan your date for the big night Saturday, February 14 or any other night in February with these the five superlative shows to experience with your special person.

02/02/2015

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5 Best Romantic Movies To Watch On Valentine’s Day

If you plan to stay home on Valentine’s Day, here are five of the best romantic movies to put you in the mood for love.

01/28/2015

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