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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 30, 2019 - 5:27 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Don't tell coach P.J. Fleck that the Gophers' narrow win against FCS South Dakota State on Thursday wasn't good enough. The Big Ten Gophers were double-digit favorites for the season's first game against their neighbors from the southwest, who nearly beat Minnesota in 2009, long...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 29, 2019 - 10:34 am
Some parts of western and northern Minnesota have seen around 10% of ground foliage change colors according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The green shading on the map below shows where that has started. Those same areas should start to see tree colors emerge in the next couple...
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Susie Jones
August 26, 2019 - 12:01 pm
It's Move-In Day for freshman and first-year students at the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus. All others are due on campus by the end of the week. There are 6,200 freshmen and nearly 2,000 transfers scheduled to move into their new dorms by the end of Tuesday. Today, incoming first-...
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Mark Freie
August 12, 2019 - 12:12 pm
Expect to see more security when the Minnesota State Fair begins Thursday, August 22. "There will be additional police officers, we are increasing security at every gate, and we're adjusting traffic and parking procedures," Jerry Hammer, the fair's General Manager, said. That additional security,...
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Adam Carter
August 08, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Little Falls will always be associated with Charles Lindbergh . The central Minnesota town of 8,400 is where the world-famous aviator grew up. One Tank Trip to Little Falls and the MN Fishing Museum But you may not know that Little Falls is the historical home of one of Minnesota's favorite...
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Blois Olson
August 07, 2019 - 2:47 pm
WCCO's Blois Olson was at Farmfest this week, presented by Minnesota's Corn Growers, to participate in a forum about the state of rural Minnesota and the agriculture industry. Blois was joined by panel host Thom Petersen, the MN Commissioner of Agriculture, and Farmfest forum coordinator Kent...
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