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Finding Minnesota: Ice Sculptor's World Record Attempt

SUPERIOR, Wis. (WCCO) — It wouldn’t be a Minnesota winter without some type of ice sculpture.

One man from Big Lake is trying to create the world’s largest sculpture. 526 more words


Finding Minnesota: Spring Grove Soda

SPRING GROVE, Minnesota (WCCO) — There was a time when nearly every town in the state had a bottling company — and many sold their own soda pop. 524 more words


Finding Minnesota: Minneopa Bison At Minnesota State Park

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When our ancestors first came to this land, it’s estimated that between 30 and 60 million bison were roaming North America.

As settlers established territory, bison were killed off and they nearly became extinct. 541 more words


Finding Minnesota: The Taste Of Lutefisk

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — If you’ve never tried it, at the very least, you’ve probably smelled it.

Lutefisk season is upon us, as many Minnesotans celebrate their Scandinavian heritage.  502 more words


Finding Minnesota: Mike Binkley Says 'Thanks' For The Memories

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Before beginning his retirement from TV news, Mike Binkley produced one final Finding Minnesota report, a “thank you” to the state for all the memories. 50 more words


Finding Minnesota: Capturing 'Old Minneapolis'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Do you remember a time when downtown Minneapolis had very few skyways, no stadiums and lots of department stores?

That’s how the city looked in the early 1970s. 522 more words


Finding Minnesota: Scarecrow Festival At Emma Krumbee's

BELLE PLAINE, Minn. (WCCO) – Scarecrows might not always be effective at keeping birds away, but for one Minnesota business, they’ve been effective at drawing humans in. 369 more words