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MSP Runway Ban: $624 Million Dollar White Elephant?

On July 24th, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) suspended landings on the 2005-built South-North runway 35. A year ago that route over Apple Valley and Bloomington flowed an estimated 17 percent of landings into MSP. In the first two weeks of August, the new ban brought that traffic down to a trickle at .5 percent. […]


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Top 10 Selling Food Items at The State Fair

The annual Great Minnesota Get Together is still a few weeks away, so you still have time to set aside calories in preparation for the ‘Smorgasbord in St. Paul’ that is the Minnesota State Fair.


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Twins Continue to Run Red Hot

The Minnesota Twins are currently fighting for the second Wild Card spot in the playoffs with a record of 65-61. Over the weekend, they swept a four-game series … [Continue Reading...]

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The Maine Playing Free Show on September 3rd

Alternative rock band The Maine are headed to Minneapolis and you can see them for the low, low price of FREE. The Maine are doing an entirely free tour called the "Free For All Tour" and have made … [Continue Reading...]

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Vikings Training Camp Underway

Ah, it's that time of year again! The yearly ramp-up before the NFL season begins and the Vikings' trek to Mankato begins. Last year, Minnesota Connected was able to chronicle some of training … [Continue Reading...]

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Insight Outside Beer Fest Saturday

This Saturday, if you're looking to relax and drink beer, there's not a much better place than Insight Brewing just off of 280 and Hennepin Ave. The event runs 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. with music, food … [Continue Reading...]