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WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Fall Colors In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The following is an autumnal sonnet from WCCO Meteorologist, and resident poet laureate, Chris Shaffer:

All the leaves are brown, and the sky is grey, that’s what The Mama’s and the Papa’s used to say. 342 more words

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WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Minnesota Movie

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several full-length feature films have been shot in Minnesota over the years.

It’s often exciting for moviegoers to see familiar places on the big screen. 372 more words

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How The Minnesota State Fair Prepares

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Most Minnesota State Fair workers were up Wednesday morning when the roosters were crowing, getting ready for the estimated two million visitors that will descend upon them over the next 12 days. 295 more words

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Goin' To The Lake: Hutchinson (Day 2)

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — All summer long, we’re embracing lake life across Minnesota and western Wisconsin.

In this week’s edition of Goin’ To The Lake, Frank Vascellaro and Mike Max hopped in the Mobile Weather Lab and headed west to Hutchinson! 184 more words

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Goin' To The Lake: WE Fest In Detroit Lakes (Day 2)

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (WCCO) — You won’t find a bigger party in Minnesota this weekend than WE Fest in Detroit Lakes.

We’re always trying to find great places and events for ‘CCO viewers to check out.  395 more words

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Goin' To The Lake: WE Fest In Detroit Lakes (Day 1)

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — All summer long, we’re embracing lake life across Minnesota and western Wisconsin.

In this week’s edition of Goin’ To The Lake, Chris Shaffer and Jennifer Mayerle join thousands of country music fans who made the annual pilgrimage to Detroit Lakes for… 524 more words

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WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Sand Volleyball In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When beach volleyball was in its early stages, it was Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello that gave us our first taste in the 60s in movies like “Beach Blanket Bingo.” 282 more words

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