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Finding Minnesota: Baldinger's Bakery In St. Paul

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Lunch hour at any McDonald’s means a steady stream of cheeseburgers, Big Macs and Quarter Pounders. But before they made their way to hungry customers, each of these buns got their start in St. 468 more words


'It Needs To Be Done': Construction Will Close Half Of Lowry Tunnel In May

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Some drivers may have already noticed that the Lowry Tunnel in Minneapolis is undergoing some changes.

Overnight construction began this week to remove the sidewalk inside the tunnel. 274 more words


Allergy Season Hits Early After February Warm Spell Brings Pollen

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Usually, it’s still weeks before allergy sufferers begin to feel the effects of tree pollen, but some people are dealing with runny noses and itchy eyes right now. 288 more words


Archbishop Lifts Friday Meat Ban For St. Patrick's Day

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Many Catholics across the Twin Cities are celebrating St. Patrick’s Day for other reasons.

Because the holiday falls on a Friday this year during Lent, Archbishop Hebda of the Archdiocese of St. 365 more words


Finding Minnesota: A To Z Printing In Montevideo

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In the city of Montevideo just down the street from Jose Artigas and next door to the Hollywood Theater, you’ll find a place where history is still hard at work. 464 more words


Plymouth Church Asks Drivers Not To Use Parking Lot As Detour

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (WCCO) — A Twin Cities church says it’s tired of drivers using its parking lot as a detour.

Last fall, the city of Plymouth put in stop lights at Schmidt Lake Road and Nathan Lane. 357 more words


With NCAA Tournament In Sight, Fans Have Gopher Fever

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The regular season turnaround was a complete flip flop — from 8-23 to 23-8.

“Very good. Always good. We like it when we got a winning team,” said Gopher fan Julie Shaw. 227 more words

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