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Finding Minnesota: Biking The Dickie Scramble

ELGIN, Minn. (WCCO) — With more than 30,000 miles of trails in Minnesota, you can cover a lot of ground on two wheels. Many bikers, though, go for a bigger challenge by getting away from the pavement. 413 more words


Finding Minnesota: The Mystery Musical Mural

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – There’s a unique landmark in downtown Minneapolis that many people see but few can fully appreciate.

It’s a five-story mural on the side of a building near 10th and Marquette featuring over-sized musical notes. 432 more words


Finding Minnesota: Ghost Town Comes Back To Life

EMMAVILLE, Minn. (WCCO) – Minnesota has its share of ghost towns that people abandoned for one reason or another. When the last person leaves, though, it’s not always the end of the story. 399 more words


Finding Minnesota: Capturing The State’s Oddities & Attractions

FRAZEE, Minn. (WCCO) – When planning a summer road trip around Minnesota this year, consider checking out the world’s largest lutefisk, ball of twine or floating loon. 309 more words


Finding Minnesota: Treehouse For Big Kids In Wadena

WADENA, Minn. (WCCO) — Sometimes kids need a secret hideaway to escape the worries of the world. The lucky ones have a treehouse to climb into and let their imaginations go. 307 more words


Finding Minnesota: An Owl In The House In Houston

HOUSTON, Minn. (WCCO) — When families decide to bring home an animal, they often go for cute and cuddly. But the creature living in one Minnesota home can be demanding and difficult. 363 more words


Finding Minnesota: New Ulm's Fasching & Bock Festivals

NEW ULM, Minn. (WCCO) — Wishing for warmer weather hasn’t brought much change, so maybe goats, beer poking and even a kidnapping can help.

The city of New Ulm has two big festivals on the last Saturday before Lent, designed to hasten the arrival of spring. 276 more words