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Good Questions: Capitol Christmas Tree, Zoo Hibernation & Garbage Pick-Up

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - An 88-foot white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest is this year’s Capitol Christmas tree.

So, Brian from Bloomington and Donald from Stillwater wanted to know: What do they do with the Capitol Christmas tree after the season is over? 242 more words


Minnesota Zoo IMAX Theater Getting Upgrade

APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Zoo’s IMAX theater is getting a $1.2 million upgrade.

The Apple Valley zoo’s Great Clips IMAX Theatre recently added an IMAX Digital Projection System and will be adding a cloud-based ticketing system. 80 more words


From Miles on high to the Depths of the Sea

Today we trade in our wings, and head in the opposite direction. From way on top of the World, we are going to brave the depths of the Ocean blue. 162 more words

Wander Minnesota: Halloween Minus The Scares

Halloween is almost here. There are tons of scary things to do for older Halloween fans. But where you can take the little, more easily scared ones? 295 more words


Care for a Dip?

Okay, quick recap. I’ve been absent for about half a year. Have been busy moving, caring for my Wife and enjoying sometime up North. That trip up North has given me a renewed sense of pouring energy into my photography. 218 more words

Minnesota Zoo plans layoffs due to slump in attendance

Fewer people are visiting the Minnesota Zoo these days, and that’s one reason cited by zoo officials as they prepare to announce staff layoffs, the  436 more words