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Days 2 and 3: Staying Positive & Motivated

Day 2 of my journey I found myself struggling to wake up again when I wanted to.  I set an alarm for 7am once again, but did not get out of bed until 8:30 or so.   525 more words


Lake Calhoun Beach Reopens After E. Coli Levels Drop

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The 32nd Street Beach on Lake Calhoun reopened Thursday after a test found bacteria levels are now safe.

The Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board closed three popular beaches on Lake Calhoun and Lake Hiawatha earlier this week after tests found high levels of E. 49 more words


High E. Coli Levels Close Popular Mpls. Beaches

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Park leaders in Minneapolis say swimmers should avoid some popular beaches for the time being.

On Tuesday, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board closed the Lake Hiawatha Beach and Lake Calhoun’s Thomas and 32nd Street beaches. 183 more words



A favorite spot in the Twin Cities — Tin Fish on Lake Calhoun.

It’s got fish tacos. Cold beer. Chips and guacamole. Stunning sunsets. Sailboats, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards. 40 more words


Thomas Beach At Lake Calhoun Closed

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A popular Lake Calhoun beach is closed due to high levels of E. coli.

Thomas Beach closed Thursday when regular testing found high levels of the bacteria. 50 more words


drink it up

“If I forget to tell you later, I had a really great time tonight.”  Growing up, my mom had a strict policy regarding ‘age-appropriate’ movies, but the rules went out the proverbial window whenever Pretty Woman was on TV.   374 more words

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75th Aquatennial Begins In Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The next few days in Minneapolis are called “The Best Days of Summer.”

And this year they are even better as the city celebrates 75 years of their Aquatennial celebration. 156 more words