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Gas Prices
Gas prices are still dropping!
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Central Minnesota Gas Prices Still Going Down

Remember a couple months ago we were excited about $1.99 gas prices? Well, in some areas of central Minnesota it's nearing $1.50 with no end in sight!

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Los Angeles Flight Headed to Minnesota Lands in Salt Lake City After Flight Attendants Get Into a Fight

Tension is high on an airplane, at least for me. When a couple flight attendants start fighting, then it gets a little scary. It happened on a flight to MN.

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Ice is thinning, but trucks are still driving on lakes!
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Minnesota Ice Fisherman are Part Die-Hard, Part Nuts

Snow is melting on area lakes due to above average temps. Ice fishing contests are being postponed because of this. This isn't stopping local fishing fanatics!

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Stop Cancelling Holidays [Rant]

Add another holiday to the list of "culturally insensitive holidays."

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Ed Edwards Making A Murderer
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Cold Case Expert Very Sure He Knows Who The ‘Making A Murderer’ Killer Is [VIDEO]

The Netflix documentary "Making A Murderer" is the talk of the country right now, and it's got the attention of the experts. A renowned cold case expert is certain he knows who the actual killer was.

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Barry Pop Can Top
This is the coolest thing since sliced bread!
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One of the Most Amazing Realizations I’ve Ever Had – Pop Can Tabs are Straw Holders [VIDEO]

I'm not sure if this was a 'duh' moment, or if most of the world knew this...but I'm pretty sure I discovered what the hole in the pop can tab is for!

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St. Cloud Is a Dating Hub, Don’t Forget About Some Of the Older Women – Here’s Why

There's an old saying "age before beauty", no matter where you live. Sure, St. Cloud is a dating hub because of all the colleges, but don't forget about the benefits of dating older women!

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Quadruple Bypass Burger
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A Burger to Die For, Literally! The 8,000 Calorie Burger. This is On My Bucket List [VIDEO]

By far the highest calorie burger I can find in the United States. The "quadruple bypass burger" at the Heart Attack Grill in Arizona is a whopping 8,000 calories!

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Do We Even Understand Truly What ‘Minnesota Nice’ Means?

All Minnesotan's are stereotyped as pleasant, friendly, nice people. It's how we got our 'Minnesota Nice' label. It's actually 'Minnesota Passive-Aggressive' though!

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Creepy Gyms
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I Started My Gym Workout, and Saw None of This Thankfully! [VIDEO]

So I'm all set to go for my 'Biggest Loser Challenge' starting on Monday, and started to get familiar with the gym again today. This video depicts everything that is NOT what my facility is all about!

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5 New Year’s Resolutions Every Minnesotan Should Have This Year

Minnesota is a unique area of the country. There are tons of New Year's resolutions that are specific to here, and they should be on your list this year.

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Largest light display in the area. County Road 8 in Silver Creek.
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These Clearwater Area Holiday Lights Must Cost a Fortune to Run Every Night [PHOTOS]

There's a ton of private holiday light displays, but this is easily the largest in the area. The pictures don't even do it justice!

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