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Finding Minnesota: Allen Christian's House Of Balls

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Twin Cities has no shortage of art galleries featuring the unique work of both local and nationally recognized artists.

There’s one gallery in Minneapolis that’s known for its one-of-a-kind pieces, because they push the envelope on what many consider conventional art. 506 more words


Finding Minnesota: Ice Cream Truck Music Boxes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — During summer vacation kids get away from school, but ice cream truck vendors are still doing their homework.

“Supposedly, it’s scientifically proven that the best weather is 82 degrees,” said Jackson, a vendor with Big Bell. 464 more words


Finding Minnesota: Working Through Pain On A Classic Pick-Up

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The classic car circuit is all about putting craftsmanship on display.

Old vehicle makes and models are restored and repainted to the point where the antique cars and trucks look flashier than their first go around. 607 more words


Finding Minnesota: Bemidji's First City Singers

BEMIDJI, Minn. (WCCO) — Retirement means different things to different people.

For a group of seniors in northern Minnesota, it may mean the end of professional careers, but the beginning of making beautiful music together. 475 more words


Finding Minnesota: Silver Lake's Toilet Bowl Races

SILVER LAKE, Minn. (WCCO) — Summer is a time when Minnesotans celebrate their towns’ fairs and festivals.

The Silver Lake community will host its annual Pola-Czesky days the first weekend in August. 606 more words


Finding Minnesota: Swensson Farm

MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (WCCO) — At some point we’ve all wondered what it would be like to go back in time, but you don’t need to go any further than the Swensson Farm in Chippewa County to get that experience. 533 more words


Finding Minnesota: Caves Of Faribault

FARIBAULT, Minn. (WCCO) — Our neighbors in Wisconsin may have a reputation for cheese, but Minnesota has its own bragging rights.

Blue cheese was first produced in the United States in Faribault, and cheese production is still underway. 450 more words