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Finding Minnesota: The Flower Bomber

HASTINGS, Minn. (WCCO) – A Minnesota man plots bombing missions across the United States in which no one gets hurt.

In fact, David Cook, 50, hopes to achieve the opposite effect. 395 more words


Finding Minnesota: Casket Factory Gets New Life

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Some people get a little uneasy when they hear the word “casket.” It brings up images of death and grieving.

But there’s an old casket factory in northeast Minneapolis that’s now brimming with life and creative inspiration. 443 more words


Finding Minnesota: BMX Riding Year-Round

ISANTI, Minn. (WCCO) — Daredevils on bikes can now get their thrills year-round at a new arena about an hour north of the metro.

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Finding Minnesota: Bike For Beer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — He might seem a bit young to be running a brewery, especially since he only reached legal drinking age seven years ago. But when it comes to beer, Ilan Klages-Mundt, 28, already has a world of experience. 331 more words


Finding Minnesota: Hastings Sculptor Welds Whimsical Steel Artwork

HASTINGS, Minn. (WCCO) – Yes, that’s a stainless steel alligator on the roof of Dale Lewis’ Honda Civic and, yes, there’s a good story behind it. 362 more words


Finding Minnesota: The Wooden Stools Of Jackson's Hole

LAWLER, Minn. (WCCO) – It may look like a ghost town to drivers passing through Aitkin County, but there are surprises waiting for those who step into Lawler’s one remaining business. 321 more words


Finding Minnesota: Whimsical Stick Sculpture Nearing Its End

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. (WCCO) — For more than two years, curious drivers in Stearns County have been pulling over to check out something that looks surreal: a dream-like sculpture made entirely of sticks. 465 more words