'I’m Going To Donate It All': 5-Year-Old Sells His Pumpkins To Raise Money For OthersA pumpkin harvest in central Minnesota proves there is plenty of hope for our future. WCCO met a young man named Emmitt in Monticello and found his giant gourds are no match for the size of his heart.
'Farming Is A Gamble': Some Minnesota Pumpkin, Apple Farms Seeing Smaller Yields Amid DroughtA popular fall activity might not look the same thanks to the state’s record drought.
Record-Breaking Pumpkin Rocks Stillwater's Virtual Harvest FestCharlie Bergstrom of Lancaster grew the record-breaking gourd -- which weighed in at an incredible 1,990.5 pounds!
Pumpkin Crop Strong In Some Areas Despite Wet WeatherThe wet weather this spring and summer has affected many crops -- but it hasn't really impacted the orange gourds.
How Did Pumpkins Become The Symbol Of Halloween?Like trees for Christmas, or eggs for Easter, pumpkins pop up everywhere around Halloween. But how did pumpkins become the symbol of Halloween? Good Question.
Pumpkin Patch's Crops Harvested Just In TimeBarten Pumpkins in New Prague watched the weather and knew they needed to move before end of the weekend.
What Happens To All Of The Unpicked Pumpkins?As much as 10 percent of a pumpkin patch can be left behind each year. It’s often the not-so-round, rotten ones that no longer have a stem.
Good Question: How Do Pumpkins Grow So Big?Chris Qualley's pumpkin weighed in at more than 1,900 pounds at the Stillwater Harvest Fest last weekend.
How Bill Foss Grows An Award-Winning PumpkinIf there's any doubt a lot of preparation goes into the State Fair, look no further than Bill Foss's pumpkin patch.
4 Things To Know: Great Pumpkin Crop, SC School Incident & MoreFrom this year's amazing pumpkin crop to a disturbing South Carolina school incident, here are the four stories to know for Tuesday, Oct. 27.
Moderate Fall Temps Making For Perfect Pumpkin CropIt's hard for some of us to believe. This is late October in Minnesota, but the moderate temperatures aren't the only thing making this fall season extra special. It is a perfect year for pumpkin picking and pumpkin growing.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsAlthough we've been enjoying our beautiful fall, some say the best season is just ahead of us: Ski season! We still have awhile before we can hit the slopes, but this weekend you can get in the spirit by checking out one of the events in this week's Working for the Weekend.
Thousands Hit Stillwater For Harvest FestivalIt might not feel like fall outside, but the season is definitely upon us. Thousands gathered this weekend for the Stillwater Harvest Festival.
Sever's Corn Maze Opens For Fall SeasonSever's Corn Maze and Fall Festival opens for its 19th year Friday. The theme this year is firefighters. The corn maze is a picture of a fire truck with the words, "Thank You" written underneath.
Where Does Everything Go When The State Fair Ends?As soon as the festivities come to an end, the vendors start packing up and heading home. But what happens to all the excess supplies after the fair is over?