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Bingo Restrictions In Minnesota Soon To Be Lifted

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It turns out, a single complaint helped change Minnesota’s law on bingo games.

For decades, nursing homes and senior centers have only been allowed two bingo days a week. 324 more words


1 Year After Historic Rainfall, Small Minnesota Town Still Recovering

BLAKELEY, Minn. (WCCO) — A year after historic rainfall devastated a small Minnesota town, the recovery still isn’t complete. And now, the town is losing one of its last remaining businesses. 297 more words


Finding Minnesota: Woodbury Community Theatre Offers Spectacle, Escape

WOODBURY, Minn. (WCCO) – What started with a small play to help the local PTA in 1975 has since grown into a large-scale community theater, performing in a multi-million dollar venue. 453 more words


One Day Of Mississippi Clean Up Nets 5 Tons Of Trash

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — One of Minnesota’s most treasured natural resources often becomes a dumping ground.

The banks of the Mississippi River are littered with household garbage and other debris. 404 more words


Finding Minnesota: St. Cloud's Public Gardens Tell A Love Story

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (WCCO) – Two free public gardens along St. Cloud’s riverfront are known for more than their flowers, tall trees and fountains.

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Boy Injured Trying To Separate Fighting Dogs

PINE ISLAND, Minn. (WCCO) — A 9-year-old boy is recovering at home after being injured trying to break up a fight between his two pit bulls. 380 more words


Finding Minnesota: The 'Grand Canyon Of The North'

HIBBING, Minn. (WCCO) – This year, thousands will take a side trip to a giant hole in the ground in northern Minnesota that locals like to call “the Grand Canyon of the North.” 425 more words