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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


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