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Bipartisan College Roommates Encouraging Political Discussion On Campus

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Politics can sometimes divide people.

Republicans and Democrats don’t exactly hang out on election night, but at the University of Northwestern in St. 241 more words

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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

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Chisago Lakes Students Elect Classmate With Down Syndrome Homecoming King

CHISAGO LAKES, Minn. (WCCO) — Every year high schoolers wonder who will be crowned homecoming king and queen.

More often than not it’s a surprise. 307 more words

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Good Question: Why Are We Seeing More Food Recalls?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Eggo whole wheat waffles are the latest food to be involved in a recall.

They are being recalled in about 25 states because of fears they could be contaminated with listeria. 325 more words

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Mom, 2 Children Dead After Carver Co. Fire, Neighbors Say

WATERTOWN, Minn. (WCCO) – Saturday night, a Minnesota town is mourning the loss of a mom and her two children.

Family members say Tia Nustad died after her Watertown home caught fire early Saturday morning. 313 more words

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The Real Cost Of Attending A Vikings Home Game

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers have been playing each other for 55 years, and they have one of the best rivalries in the NFL. 258 more words

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How Samsung's Lithium Battery Woes Differ From Other Cases

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One million Samsung phones have been recalled after reports of them catching fire while charging.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission told consumers to stop using the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones, and to power them down immediately. 328 more words

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