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Roseville Hosting World Bandy Championships Later This Month

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A unique international competition will be played for the first time on U.S. soil later this month, right here in Minnesota.

Think ice hockey meets field hockey. 173 more words


Defending Minneapolis Parks

For decades, public and private parties have claimed that they just need a little bit of Minneapolis parkland to achieve their goals. And now even Governor Dayton has joined the shrill chorus of those who think taking parkland is the most expedient solution to political challenges. 1,266 more words

Minneapolis Parks: General

Minneapolis Gearing Up To Host City Of Lakes Loppet

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The City of Minneapolis is getting ready to host one of its biggest events of the winter later this month, the City of Lakes Luminary Loppet. 145 more words


Mild Weather Delays Opening Of Minneapolis Outdoor Skating Rinks

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There was optimism that skating rinks on Lake of the Isles would open on Monday.

The Minneapolis Park Board’s Robin Smothers said that part of the lake is shallow and had a solid coating of ice about a week ago. 255 more words


1911 Minneapolis Civic Celebration: Junk Mail

I have neglected these pages in recent months, yet I have so many good park stories to tell, some of them from readers. I will get to them soon I hope. 820 more words

Minneapolis Parks: General