Working For The Weekend: Free Entertainment Best BetsIt is that time, the one time during the week when we think about the weekend. This time, WCCO This Morning found plenty of fun, and free activities, around town.
Child Care Industry Cool To Free Preschool PushRepresentatives of Minnesota's child care industry say a push to fund all-day preschool will make their services more expensive. Senate Democrats want to set aside money for statewide preschool programs starting with the 2015 school year.
MN History Museum Toy Exhibit Free With Toy DonationIt's one of the final few weekends for guests of the Minnesota History Museum to take a walk down a childhood memory lane. The exhibit, Toys of the 50s, 60s and 70s, runs through Jan. 4.
Ahead Of Storm, Delta Is Letting Passengers Reschedule For FreeBecause of the snow in the forecast, Delta Airlines is prepping in advance. Right now, the company is letting passengers with flights for Monday reschedule without a change fee. These are for flights through the Twin Cities and Rochester.
Salvation Army Giving Away Free Coats For KidsFor the next six hours, every child in the Twin Cities is entitled to a free coat, hats and gloves. It's because of Coats for Kids, a Salvation Army program going on all day Thursday in 11 locations.
ADA's New Recommendations To Keep Kids Cavity FreeTooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease in the United States. Now the American Dental Association has new recommendations to try to keep kids cavity free as long as possible.
As Cold Lingers, MOA's Nick Universe Offers More Free RidesWith many schools in the area now on their fifth day off due to extreme cold conditions, some parents may understandably be trying to figure out how to combat cabin fever. Once again, the Mall of America's Nickelodeon Universe is offering free rides.
Minn. Dentists To Offer Free Dental Care For KidsAppointments are now open for needy children in Minnesota to receive free dental care next month. The Minnesota Dental Association will hold its annual "Give Kids a Smile" charitable event Feb. 7-8.
MOA's Nick Universe Offering Free Rides All DayAs Gov. Mark Dayton's decision to mandate all public schools be closed for Monday, many parents may be left wondering how to keep their children busy this afternoon. One potential and thrifty option was just announced at the Mall of America, where the Nickelodeon Universe amusement park will be offering free rides all day.
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Metro Transit Provides Free New Year’s Eve Rides For 3rd YearMetro Transit and Miller Lite will provide free bus and light rail rides on New Year’s Eve for the third year in a row. From 6 p.m. till the last scheduled trip, residents will be treated to complimentary rides on all Metro Transit buses and light rail, METRO Blue and Red lines, Plymouth Metrolink, Anoka County and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority buses. Metro Transit officials say they have provided more than one million rides through the Miller Free Rides Program on New Year’s Eve, and for the last 16 years on St. Patrick’s Day.