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What Is The Most Popular Hotdish In Minnesota? Representative Betty McCollum Wins The 5th Annual Minnesota Congressional Hotdish Competition

While I'm not a fan of hotdishes myself - many people in the Northland are;  That's why they've become almost as synonymous as snow in our area.  Perhaps that's why Minnesota State legislators decided a few years ago to have a hotdish competition.  It seems like their challenge is a way to make them seem more like their constituents and less like the country club folks they usually rub elbows with.

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American Shuffle original Album artwork
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Area Band Writes Song To Honor Brett Favre, Listen To Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank With “Old Number Four”

Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank has played the area several times including being a feature band at Grandma's Big Top. The band is made up of Teague and Ian Alexy, and is constantly being showered with good things from area critics.

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Minnesota State Parks Could See Entrance Fees Increase Soon

Governor Dayton's new budget proposal requests the legislature increase entrance fees for the public to Minnesota's state parks in an effort to "maintain the vitality" of  the parks.

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(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
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Top 5 Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks

The Minnesota Vikings finally have someone who looks like they could carry this team in Teddy Bridgewater. Some people think this could finally be the guy that will be the next starting quarterback for many years, someone to build the team around.  Who are the top 5 starting quarterbacks over the years?

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Agnieszka Szymczak, Getty Images
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Minneapolis International Airport to Build Hotel in Time for Super Bowl 2018

Hotel entrepreneur Jim Graves has been chosen to build a hotel at MSP and hopes to have it done in time for Super Bowl 2018.

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Where Are The Best Burgers In Minnesota And Wisconsin? You May Be Shocked

Where is the best burger in the state of Minnesota or Wisconsin? That is the question that Thrillist asked, and then presented the findings.

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Nick Cooper
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Hermantown Number One Seed, Duluth East Unseeded as MN Boys High School Hockey Tournament Approaches

The Minnesota boys high school hockey tournament begins this week and two Northland teams will be looking to bring home championships.  Hermantown will enter the tournament as the Class 1A top seed, while Duluth East was not seeded in the 2A tournament.

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Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images
Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images
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An Open Letter To Adrian Peterson

With recent quotes being released by Adrian Peterson and his agent failing to mention the Minnesota Vikings, I decided to write a letter to the running back.

Dear Adrian,

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Sandra Mu - Getty Images News
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Speed Limits to Rise to 60 mph On Several Minnesota Highways

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has completed a five-year study of several two-lane Minnesota highways, and the result will be the raising of the speed limits to 60 mph on 340 miles of highways across the state.

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Aitkin County Sheriff's Department
Aitkin County Sheriff's Department
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Dash Cam Footage Shows Scary School Bus Ride in Aitkin County [VIDEO]

Eleven students aboard a school bus in Aitkin County held on for a scary ride Wednesday as the driver of the bus suffered a medical emergency. The bus swerved wildly at between 35 and 40 miles per hour as it traveled northbound on Highway 47 after leaving the school in Isle. 

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Dreams Do Come True, KOOL 101.7 And Make-A-Wish Help Kayla Get Her Wish

Kayla Fuller is from Esko and came in to be on the 7 In A Row Morning Show, and became a DJ for the day. Kayla's wish was for some DJ equipment, but I'll tell you about that later. The Day started with Kayla wearing a full face blind fold and was escorted into the radio station.

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Brandon Moe Is Going Back To State Lifting Championships

Brand Moe went to the State Championships last year and brought back the gold. We are all proud of him, and in his true Champion form, he is going back to defend his title.

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