Twin cities

Red Kettle
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
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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Runners in Twin Cities Marathon
Entercom
WCCO Radio Newsroom
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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Harry Flynn
Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis
WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 23, 2019 - 10:50 am
Former Twin Cities Archbishop Harry Flynn has died. Flynn led Minnesota's largest Catholic diocese for nearly 13 years, his resignation accepted by Pope Benedict XVI on May 2, 2008. Most Reverend Harry J Flynn, archbishop emeritus, passed away last night at age 86. Funeral arrangements will be...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 07, 2019 - 5:15 am
Twin Cities attorney Jeff Anderson on Tuesday pleaded with a Ramsey County judge to release and make public a list of names of Boy Scout Troop leaders believed to have sexually abused children. Anderson, who represents victims of child sex abuse, referenced a John Doe case that was settled in 2014...
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it was raining
Dreamstime
July 20, 2019 - 8:52 am
Strong thunderstorms moving through the Twin Cities metro on Saturday. Winds in excess of 40 miles per hour, there is thunder and lightning and pea-sized hail reported. Radar update as of 10:15am. Strong storms with wind gusts reported to 60-65mph moving through southern Minnesota #mnwx #wiwx pic...
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Nurses
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June 01, 2019 - 7:56 am
Some 13,000 Twin Cities nurses remain on the job even though their labor contracts expired on Friday. Negotiations are still ongoing between the Minnesota Nurses Association and 14 hospitals in the metro. "Frankly, I've been in contract negotiations since 2010, I personally am not surprised," said...
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road closed sign
Dreamstime
WCCO Radio Newsroom
May 31, 2019 - 8:15 am
There shouldn't be much trouble finding something to do this weekend in the Twin Cities, but getting there might take some time. Whether you're headed to Grand Old Day in St. Paul, the Edina Art Fair, or open Streets in Minneapolis make sure to review MnDOT's map of weekend road projects. The...
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