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Metro Transit: Free LRT Replacement Bus Rides On Super Bowl Sunday

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Metro Transit is announcing that replacement buses on sections of Blue and Green line will be free on Super Bowl Sunday.

The decision came after a number of Twitter users saw on the Super Bowl Host Committee’s website, in the “Know Before You Go” section, information saying “…only those holding a Gameday Pass and an Official Super Bowl ticket will be able to ride the light rail on game day.” 238 more words


Ghost Tours At Nopeming Sanatorium Open

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Now’s your chance to be part of an actual ghost investigation.

It’s believed the abandoned Nopeming Sanatorium near Duluth is a place where unsettled spirits still roam the halls. 154 more words


NFL Commissioner Gives Mpls. Youth Football Team Super Bowl LII Tickets

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A south Minneapolis youth football team will be attending Super Bowl LII, thanks to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

It was the story of Isaiah and Zaevion Henderson, both 13, that caught the attention of Sports Illustrated, and the attention of Goodell. 318 more words


An Undocumented Future: Fear In The Immigrant Community

All week, WCCO Radio is tackling the topic of immigration with a series of stories from Minnesota. WCCO’s Edgar Linares sat down with members of the Twin Cities immigrant community, who shared their thoughts and, in many cases, fears in the first part of “An Undocumented Future: Minnesota in a New Age of Immigration.” 315 more words


National Drug Take Back Day Aims To Curb Drug Abuse, Especially Opioids

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is sponsored the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). The event has more meaning this year with the country seeing a rise in opioid related crimes and overdoses. 291 more words


It’s Game On For New Pinball Bar In Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A group of Twin Cities restaurateurs have come together to create a one of a kind bar in south Minneapolis combining their passion for pinball and love of locally brewed beers. 491 more words


Inver Grove Heights Woman Trying To Create A Unique Hair Salon

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. (WCCO) — An Inver Grove Heights woman has setup a GoFundMe page for a one of a kind hair salon. The salon would be accessible to people with physical or intellectual challenges. 358 more words