Minnesota State Parks And Trails Celebrating 125 Years The Minnesota State Parks and Trails system is kicking off its 125th anniversary celebrations Friday at Fort Snelling State Park.
35 Years Later, 'Miracle On Ice' Stands Test Of TimeHere are a few reasons why the 1980 men's hockey team's victory is still in fact, a miracle.
Jacob Wetterling Resource Center Hits 25 Year MilestoneJacob Wetterling's family would be celebrating his 37th birthday on Tuesday. Months after his abduction, a foundation was created to help families of missing or exploited children. Along with Jacob's birthday, that foundation will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Tuesday.
Apple Valley Couple Celebrates 70th AnniversaryA couple from Apple Valley is celebrating a milestone every couple hopes they can reach. Paul and Bee Carlson celebrated 70 years of marriage over the weekend.
Girl Goes Online To Save Grandparents' Anniversary PuppyA 13-year-old girl is asking for help to save the puppy that was a gift from her grandfather to her grandmother on their wedding anniversary. When Jayda Sauter's grandparents celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary, their gift to each other was something special.
64 Years Ago, MN Native Charles Schulz Debuts 'Peanuts'Happy Birthday, Charlie Brown, er, "Peanuts" gang! Yes, the iconic comic strip, "Peanuts," created by Charles Schulz, debuted on this day, 64 years ago.
WCCO Radio Celebrates 90 Years On The AirIn October of 2014, WCCO Radio celebrates it’s 90th year on the air. From the old Oak Grove Hotel to the present day studios on 2nd Avenue and 7th Street, WCCO has brought Minnesota and Upper Midwest radio listeners big news stories and major events, laughter and tears, music and sports plus all the information needed to get through their day.
5 Years Later, Minnesota Man Still Missing It's been five years since a rural Staples man disappeared, and authorities still don't know what happened to him. Eighty-two-year-old Peter Achermann left his home to run errands on July 24, 2009. He was last seen on Warner Road by the Crow Wing River Bridge between noon and 1 p.m.
Witch's Hat Water Tower In Minneapolis Marks CentennialFor 100 years, the Witch's Hat Water Tower has provided one of the best views in the Twin Cities. To celebrate its milestone birthday, the Minneapolis tower will open for free tours this weekend for the first time on a weekend since 1928.
Mpls. Dairy Queen Celebrates Anniversary With 1949 Prices When a local ice cream shop celebrated its 65th anniversary on Saturday, it decided to throw a big party for its neighbors. The Dairy Queen on Lowry Avenue in Northeast Minneapolis has been around for 65 years.
20 Years Since Hibbing Plane Crash That Killed 18It's been 20 years since one of Minnesota's deadliest airplane tragedies killed 18 people near Hibbing. On this day in 1993, a commuter plane that departed from Minneapolis crashed.
Cold Spring To Mark 1 Year Since Officer's DeathResidents of Cold Spring will mark the one-year anniversary of the shooting death of local police officer Tom Decker with an evening candlelight vigil. The St. Cloud Times reports that city employees organized the Friday vigil at the request of Decker's widow, Alicia.
24 Years After His Disappearance, Jacob's Mom Still HopesTuesday marks 24 years since Jacob Wetterling was abducted at gunpoint near his St. Joseph, Minn., home. And his mother, Patty, said she's still hopeful her son will be found, as the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children released a photo of what 35-year-old Jacob could look like.
Minn. Celebrates 50 Years Since MLK's 'Dream' Speech On this day in 1963, King called for racial and economic justice on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. On Wednesday, President Obama, along with former presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, stood in the same spot.
MN Man Recalls 'I Have A Dream' Speech 50 Years LaterAlmost 50 years ago, hundreds of thousands gathered at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. It was a march to fight for jobs and equal opportunities, featuring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who gave his groundbreaking "I Have a Dream" speech.