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Brown Water? Burnsville Flushing Hydrants This Week

Brown Water? Burnsville Flushing Hydrants This Week

Residents should be mindful that the city will be flushing fire hydrants this week.
Amazing Special Needs Basketball Coach Wins 'Everyday Heroes' Contest

Amazing Special Needs Basketball Coach Wins 'Everyday Heroes' Contest

Hoopsters Coach Ken Ayles is the winner of the national Everyday Heroes contest sponsored by Sony Picture's When The Game Stands Tall.
Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Nominate the coach or mentor who made a difference in your life to win a prize package from Patch.
Not Watching the Super Bowl? 5 Great Things To Do Instead

Not Watching the Super Bowl? 5 Great Things To Do Instead

How the football-adverse can get the best out of Super Bowl Sunday.
U.S. Postage Rates Rise ... Again

U.S. Postage Rates Rise ... Again

The U.S. Postal Service's increase for the cost of a first-class stamp is the largest hike for consumer postage in more than a decade.
The 15 Freakiest Blizzard Photos

The 15 Freakiest Blizzard Photos

Blowing snow closed roads and forced people to stay inside.
Parents Angry Over School Overcrowding Solutions: News Roundup

Parents Angry Over School Overcrowding Solutions: News Roundup

The top stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities this week include children evacuated after a carbon monoxide leak and a doctor cited for misconduct.
Coffee Lovers Rejoice: Study Says It's as Hydrating as Water

Coffee Lovers Rejoice: Study Says It's as Hydrating as Water

New research refutes the notion that coffee dehydrates the body.
The Best Super Bowl Snack Recipes

The Best Super Bowl Snack Recipes

Wow the crowd with these party-pleasers.
More Than 150 Beers At St. Paul Festival This Weekend: Regional Weekender

More Than 150 Beers At St. Paul Festival This Weekend: Regional Weekender

Three things to do in the Twin Cities area include an art sled rally and a championship cat show.
Is Your Kid Addicted to the Internet?

Is Your Kid Addicted to the Internet?

A look at the growing problem of Internet addiction in kids all over the world.
Income Taxes 2014: When Will IRS Begin Accepting Returns?

Income Taxes 2014: When Will IRS Begin Accepting Returns?

October's government shutdown has affected filing dates — so the Internal Revenue Service says it won't process tax returns before Jan. 31.
Minnesota’s Next Weather Worry: Drought

Minnesota’s Next Weather Worry: Drought

Large parts of the Midwest, including the Twin Cities, are seeing persistent or intensifying drought.
Police Says Student’s Death Was ‘Suspicious’: News Roundup

Police Says Student’s Death Was ‘Suspicious’: News Roundup

The top stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities include an interview with the father of a child who drowned in a pond.
Expect Blowing Snow and Wind in Dakota County This Weekend

Expect Blowing Snow and Wind in Dakota County This Weekend

A winter weather advisory takes effect at midnight and runs through Saturday afternoon.
VIDEO: Minnesotans See Strong Winds as ‘Wind Sledding’ Opportunity

VIDEO: Minnesotans See Strong Winds as ‘Wind Sledding’ Opportunity

The bad weather doesn’t mean you have to hunker down indoors.
Rolling Stone Arch Bridge Concert?: The Best Twin Cities ‘#knockoffbands’

Rolling Stone Arch Bridge Concert?: The Best Twin Cities ‘#knockoffbands’

A Comedy Central game had Twitter users across the metro dreaming up their own funny band names.