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Survival Expert Offers Outdoors Preparedness Tips

EMILY, Minn. (WCCO) — It’s a common fear, especially for those who travel in remote areas. What if your car breaks down or you hurt yourself, and there’s no one around for miles? 638 more words

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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

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Al-Shabaab Getting Publicity It Wanted, Somali Leaders Say

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Local Somali leaders are worried about reaction to al-Shabaab’s recent video, calling for attacks on western malls such as Mall of America. 254 more words

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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

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Anti-Terror Summit In D.C. Focuses On Curbing Recruiting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – At this week’s summit on countering violent extremism, President Barack Obama praised community efforts in the Twin Cities, Los Angeles and Boston. 393 more words

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Plymouth Store Sells The Most Winning Lotto Tickets In MN

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (WCCO) – Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot, estimated at $500 million, would be the fifth-largest in lottery history.

Minnesota hasn’t had a big Powerball winner since August of 2013, when Paul White of Ham Lake picked up his share of a $448 million jackpot. 255 more words

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