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Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In Minnesota

You shouldn’t have to labor over finding something to do for Labor Day.

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UPDATE: Missing White Bear Lake Woman Found

A missing White Bear Lake woman has been found safe, according to the White Bear Lake Police Department.

09/03/2015

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Minnesota National Guard Unit Returns Home After 9-Month Deployment

It was a big welcome home Saturday for a Minnesota National Guard unit who spent nine months deployed to Egypt.

08/29/2015

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MnDOT: I-35E Closed This Weekend In Vadnais Heights Area

A stretch of Interstate 35E in the northeast Twin Cities metro will be closed this weekend while workers replace underground pipes. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says I-35E will be closed between I-694 in Vadnais Heights and Highway 96 in White Bear Lake from 9 p.m. Friday till 5 a.m. Monday.

08/27/2015

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White Bear Lake Man Charged With Stabbing Dad’s Friend To Death

A 21-year-old man from White Bear Lake is under arrest as police there investigate a murder.

08/07/2015

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Man Found Dead In White Bear Lake Homicide

A man was found dead Thursday in a White Bear Lake home, the victim of a homicide.

08/06/2015

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White Bear Lake Man Found Guilty Of Having Sex With Trafficked Minor

A Ramsey County jury found Michael Mark Jordan, 43, guilty on two counts of engaging in prostitution with a minor Friday afternoon. Each conviction carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

07/31/2015

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Sheriff: 85-Year-Old Hiker Found Dead In Northern Minnesota

Officials in northern Minnesota say a missing 85-year-old hiker was found dead near a river. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says it got a call Friday morning about a missing woman, Sarah Obrien of White Bear Lake.

07/12/2015

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WCCO Investigation: Day Care Owner Owes Nearly $75K In Unpaid Taxes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s a place that’s paid to take care of kids, but a WCCO investigation has found its owner is accused of not taking care of her staff or paying her bills. Busy […]

06/29/2015

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Thousands Participate In Bike For MS Event

While many people probably got outside in the sun on Sunday for a short bike ride, thousands of bicyclists went 150 miles from Duluth to the Twin Cities. The Bike for MS ride raises money for research into multiple sclerosis.

06/14/2015

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Century Community College Soaking In Trip To NJCAA World Series

They have earned a chance to play for a national title. The Century Community College baseball team out of White Bear Lake is back. As Mike Max reports, it’s been a winding journey for the program and it will be a long journey to the next game.

05/20/2015

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Manicure, Pedicure In Minnesota

Just in time for Mother’s Day, we went in search of the best manicure and pedicure in Minnesota. Your votes sent Natalie Nyhus to White Bear Lake for a little pampering at Indulge Salon and Spa.

05/07/2015

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Man Accused Of Smothering Girlfriend’s 3-Month-Old

A White Bear Lake man is accused of smothering his girlfriend’s 3-month-old daughter.

According to the criminal complaint, Bryan Gustafson, 27, was frustrated by the baby’s crying since he was trying to watch the Meryl Streep movie “It’s Complicated.”

04/14/2015

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1 Dead In White Bear Lake Car Crash

One person is dead after a crash on Highway 96 in White Bear Lake. According to White Bear Police, the accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday near Grace Street.

04/08/2015

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Guest Pass: White Bear Lake’s Big Wood Brewery

Minnesota got in early on the craft beer boom. Surly, Summit, even Schell’s, which has been in New Ulm since 1860, is considered a craft beer. By those standards, Steve Merila is still relatively new to the scene.

03/26/2015

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Local Company Helps You Save Dollars And Give Back

But while you’re stocking up on spring items, one company is encouraging you to give back while shopping. Many people know what Small Business Saturday is; well this business is sort of an extension of that.

03/04/2015

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Art ‘Shanty Town’ Event Held In Minneapolis Brewery

For the past decade, people have enjoyed an artist-created “shanty town” on the frozen White Bear Lake. Funding has been a problem, though, so the art shanties are only outside every other year. This winter, organizers still wanted to hold the event, so they did it at Fulton Brewery in Minneapolis.

02/28/2015

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White Bear Lake’s Stellar Hockey Season Inspired By Something Bigger

Tom Johnson wasn’t a hockey guy. Until he became a hockey dad.

02/20/2015

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High School Sports Rally: Feb. 20, 2015

David McCoy covers the Minnesota gymnastics championships at the University of Minnesota Sports Pavilion. The best high school gymnastics teams and individuals in the state are competing for their state meet

02/20/2015

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Costa Concordia Captain Sentenced To 16 Years

The captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship will be spending 16 years in an Italian prison. Francesco Schettino was convicted of manslaughter in the deaths of 32 passengers and crew members. The ship ran aground near Italy in January 2012.

02/11/2015

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Prep Blog: Friday’s Top High School Match-Ups

There’s a great boys hockey match-up Friday night in the north Twin Cities metro between a pair of ranked teams with a combined five losses in 34 games. One of them was a state runner-up last year.

01/23/2015

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Woman Charged With Stealing Checks To Pay For Plastic Surgery

A White Bear Lake woman is accused of stealing and forging checks from her employer in an attempt to pay for plastic surgery.

Darla Jean Tyler, 51, was charged with four counts of check forgery.

01/15/2015

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3 State Troopers, 1 Driver Struck On Minn. Roads

Three Minnesota State Troopers and another driver were struck by vehicles in four separate accidents Thursday as blizzard conditions wreak havoc on Minnesota roads. The state patrol says troopers were hit by drivers in Virginia, Brooklyn Center and Marshall.

01/08/2015

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Crews Fight Cold While Battling White Bear Lake Fire

It was a tough morning for firefighters as they battled the cold and a fire. It happened on Hammond Road in White Bear Lake. A storage shed caught on fire, which created several challenges for crews.

01/07/2015

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Will White Bear Lake Christmas Show Turn Off The Lights?

Every day as the sun sets in Minnesota, thousands of Christmas displays light up. But as this season comes to an end, the future of one beloved tradition in White Bear Lake became uncertain.

12/24/2014

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