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Researchers Hope To Predict Blue-Green Algae Outbreaks

CENTERVILLE, Minn. (WCCO) — A pair of bald eagles take flight in a moment of summer solitude over the waters of Peltier Lake.

But while the small body of water in Anoka County appears to be beautiful – it is far from pristine. 346 more words


Anoka, 'Halloween Capital Of The World,' Bans Candy At Parade

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Halloween tradition will see some big changes in Anoka this fall and it is causing a king-sized controversy.

Anoka is known as the “Halloween Capital of the World,” in a tradition… 369 more words


No Candy At This Year's Anoka Halloween Parade

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Halloween Capital of the World just announced this year’s parade will be missing one thing: Candy.

On Facebook, organizers of the Anoka parade blame a downturn of volunteering and large crowds, and say they’re having a hard time monitoring safety. 56 more words


Over 35 food trucks will gather at one spot in the north metro on Saturday

Start preparing your stomach for everything you’ll eat the State Fair!

On Saturday, July 22, over 35 food trucks will be in downtown Anoka from 12-10 p.m. 241 more words


Charges: Man Stole Nearly 8,000 Pounds Of Ammo From His Employer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 47-year-old man is accused of stealing nearly 8,000 pounds of ammunition from his former employer.

Robert Foley, of Ramsey, is charged with one count of theft over $5,000, according to court documents filed in Anoka County. 165 more words


A New Addition { Minnesota Summer Family Photography }

Hello! It’s time for a baby break, on the blog tonight. :) (Speaking of baby break–this is my last family session until later in the Fall. 42 more words


Cool Temps, Windy Weather Extending Minn. Strawberry Season

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — This year’s strawberry season is lasting a little longer than normal in Minnesota.

Cooler June temperatures are not only helping to extend the season, but also helping the growing conditions. 383 more words