Twin Cities

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WCCO Radio Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 5:31 am
The official cause of death is not known for two men whose bodies were found in the Twin Cities within the last 24 hours. In St. Paul, a man was found unconscious Monday around 7:00 p.m. in a parking ramp near West Exchange and Wabasha Streets. The man was taken to Regions Hospital, where he later...
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Red Kettle
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November 15, 2019 - 10:19 am
There's no longer a need to dig into your pocket for nickles, dimes, and quarters to drop into the Salvation Army's red kettles during their holiday fund-raising campaign. Those kettles are now high-tech , with access to Apple Pay, Google Pay, and QR Codes for shoppers to make donations. For the...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
November 03, 2019 - 6:59 am
There were two reported homicides in the Twin Cities overnight. In Bloomington, a man was fatally wounded in a shooting that police say was at a house party on the 8500 block of Penn Avenue, with another man suffering non-life-threatening wounds. That shooting was first reported at about 2:00 a.m...
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Runners in Twin Cities Marathon
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October 06, 2019 - 7:49 am
Underway in downtown Minneapolis, the 38th annual Twin Cities Marathon. More than 10,000 people are making their way from US Bank Stadium to the state capitol building in downtown St. Paul. The companion ten-mile race started earlier Sunday morning. Running conditions are perfect, with some wind...
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Mayors of the Twin Cities
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February 25, 2019 - 6:17 am
It began as a challenge from St. Paul that was accepted by Minneapolis. It ended with snowballs flying on cold and windy arena separated by a blue-tinged bank of snow, and it's unclear if anybody won. But, boy, did they have a lot of fun. St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter and Minneapolis Mayor Jacob...
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