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Celebrity Game night contestants Randy Brock, Steve Lange, Tracy McCray, and Megan Kennedy photo credit: Megan Kennedy
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Some of My Favorite Moments of Rochesterfest

Rochesterfest is one of my favorite weeks of the year. If you know me, you know I'm a sucker for volunteering with anything and everything in our community...

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Did You Know Different Sounds Affect the Taste of Your Beer?

Not quite sure you like the beer your just opened?  Then give this a try!

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Why Are These Goats Roaming Northeast Rochester?

I first noticed them last fall. They were around for a few weeks and then, suddenly, just as quickly as they had appeared, they were gone...

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Tips To Protect Your Kids in Large Crowds

The RochesterFest parade is tonight, Thursdays on First is becoming more and more popular by the day, and the State Fair is right around the corner. If you have small children, I have some brilliant tips from Police to protect your little ones. 

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Facebook Quiz: Do You Know Minnesota Slang

It's no secret that we have our own special language here in Minnesota, but how well do you know it? The quiz at the bottom of the page will help you determine if you are a true Minnesotan or just a poser.

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Paws and Claws Rochester
Paws and Claws Rochester
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Happy Fur-iday From Titan

Welcome back to Fur-iday, where we feature an adoptable pup every week. Today you can meet Titan.

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The 5 Best Fast Food Spots in Rochester According to Yelp

We’re all on the go, right? And sometimes we just need something quick to eat. So, where do you turn to for the best fast food in Rochester? According to Yelp reviewers, these are the five best fast food places in town…

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photo credit: Mary Erickson
photo credit: Mary Erickson
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First Hand Views of #NoBillNoBreak

By now, I'm sure you've heard of the sit-in at the House of Representatives over legislation on gun control. My friend Mary is an associate at a Washington D.C. consulting firm and has been involved in all things political for years, so it didn't surprise me at all that she was right there on the scene and part of the gathering crowds last night.

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This Doesn’t Happen at Every Thursdays on First

It's everybody's worst nightmare. You're downtown at an summer festival filled with people. You're sitting down, enjoying a bite to eat when, suddenly, this happens...

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Opinion – What Would You Do in This Situation?

I'm not trying to start an argument, or declare who's "right" and who's "wrong" in this situation... but I can't be the only person who feels this way, can I?

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