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The Minnesota Renaissance Festival Opens This Weekend

It's that time of year again! The popular festival is back this weekend. Meet a mystical unicorn, take on the zip line and check out the zoo. Here's everything you need to know about themed weekends, what's new and more. 

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Thursdays on First & 3rd Weather Update

Today's forecast calls for scattered showers and cooler temps. Organizers from the popular downtown Rochester event have put out this statement: 

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Minnesota Officers Give Out More Speeding Tickets During These Times

According to a recent analysis of 200,000+ speeding tickets issued over the past three years, the State Patrol actually writes the most tickets after rush hour. Here’s the breakdown.

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Here’s How Much the Average Rochester Family Spends on Back to School Supplies

The professional service firm, Deloitte, just conducted a survey on back to school shopping expenses for 2017. Parents in Rochester are spending a lot but less than the national average.

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Experience Your 1st ‘Pop-Up Brunch’ This Weekend in the Twin Cities

A popular brewery from Oregon is bringing breakfast and beers to the Twin Cities Saturday.

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Do Your Kids Go To ‘The Best Elementary School’ In Rochester?

As parents, we all want the best for our children. Is this school really one of the best in Rochester?

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AMC Is Not At All Pleased With the Recent MoviePass Price Slash

The theatrical chain believes that lower prices for tickets will be, somehow, bad for moviegoers.

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Starbucks is Getting an Early Head Start on the Pumpkin Spice Craze This Month

Starbucks is Getting an Early Head Start on the Pumpkin Spice Craze This Month

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This Is What Minnesota Kids Waste Most Of At School

If you're a parent who has even slightly studied the eating habits of kids, you'll know the answer to this one already.

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Cookie Dough Coming To The Mall of America

You can, I think, truly get it all now at the mall. The Mall of America, 25 years old this year, is bringing Cookie Dough to the third floor.

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