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Minnetonka Actor’s Essay
Ryan McCartan is the Minnetonka High School senior who’s been named a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. One part of the application process was to send in a photo of something that was significant to him, then describe why it’s significant.

Ryan sent a photo of his thigh with the insertion patch which connects his insulin pump to his leg. Here’s the essay that accompanied the picture.

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St. Michael-Albertville Mallard Cam
A mallard duck is living in the courtyard of Big Woods Elementary in St. Michael. It’s the third year this mallard is nesting here and this year she has 13 eggs. Click on the link below to watch the live feed.
St. Michael-Albertville Mallard Cam

National Children’s Study

The largest and longest study of children’s health ever is currently reaching out to more than 30,000 households to recruit women and mothers in Ramsey County. The study will follow pregnant women and their children from before birth until age 21 to better understand the factors that affect their health.

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Anyone can find out if they are eligible by calling 1-866-315-7126 or e-mailing info@ncs.umn.edu.

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Top Tweeters in U.S.
6 of the top 50 women on Twitter in the U.S. live right here in Minnesota. Click here to learn more.
You can find many people from the WCCO Morning Show on Twitter.
Mike Augustyniak is @MorningWX Guy; Angela Davis is @AngelaDavisWCCO; Holly Wagner is @HollyWagnerWCCO; Natalie Kane is @Natalie_Kane

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Real Estate Round Up
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