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Finding Minnesota: Red Wing Bakery’s Presidential Cookie Poll

RED WING, Minn. (WCCO) — In a presidential election, politics tends to pop up in unexpected places. In Red Wing, party preference is found in freshly-baked treats. 462 more words


Finding Minnesota: Obligato Violin Shop

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There are hidden gems all across our fine state; places where creative people are doing unique things.

That holds true at Bob Gatt’s farm in Cushing, where livestock, vegetables and violins all cross paths — drawing both musicians and curious passers-by to his homestead. 359 more words


Finding Minnesota: JailHouse Inn

PRESTON, Minn. (WCCO) — Spending a night in jail isn’t anything any of us aspire to do.

But after a visit to one Minnesota town, you may change your mind. 451 more words


Finding Minnesota: Chokio Baseball Brothers

CHOKIO, Minn. (WCCO) — It’s hard to imagine the summer months without seeing kids out on a baseball field.

That diamond-shaped space is found in parks, schools and of course in professional stadiums. 422 more words


Finding Minnesota: Lietzau Taxidermy

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The days of the old west and the wild frontier are long gone, but there are still plenty of people intrigued by that era of history. 500 more words


Finding Minnesota: This Old Horse

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In rural Dakota County, there’s a veterans home where the residents have put in their time, and now they’re learning what retirement is really all about. 579 more words


Finding Minnesota: Meet Roy Huddle, Master Water Ski Instructor

WALKER, Minn. (WCCO) — There is a right-of-passage in Minnesota’s lake communities when one learns to ride the water’s surface.

On Leech Lake, that first lesson in water skiing is often left to one man: Roy Huddle. 447 more words