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Gophers Could Be Without Cobb Against Wisconsin

minnesota.cbslocal.com — Al Schoch Al Schoch is in his fourth decade of broadcasting and journalism. Tha... MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The University of Minnesota football team may be without one of its best players in Saturday's showdown at Wisconsin.

Lacy, Packers Power Past Vikings 24-21

minnesota.cbslocal.com — Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Eddie Lacy rushed for 125 yards on 25 carries, both season highs to help Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hang on for a 24-21 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @WCCO: It was a close game, but the Packers held on to top the Vikings, 24-21. | cbsloc.al/159IT5E (credit: Getty) pic.twitter.com/ZE0WsLKqDQ

Vikings, Twins, Timberwolves, Wild, Gophers and more. " CBS Minnesota

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Nov 23, 2014

RT @WCCO: It's halftime and the @Vikings are only down by 4 against the @Packers. Think they can pull off a win? | cbsloc.al/Z5FVfS

Report: Zimmer Thinks Peterson Will Return To Vikings

minnesota.cbslocal.com — Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer thinks Adrian Peterson might return to the team if he's reinstated into the NFL next spring, according to a report from ESPN.com.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @CBSSacramento: RT @WCCO: According to a report, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer thinks Adrian Peterson might return to Minnesota. cbsloc.al/1useS5M

Minnesota Rallies To Upset No. 21 Huskers 28-24

minnesota.cbslocal.com — LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Briean Boddy-Calhoun ripped the ball out of Nebraska receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El's hands at the Minnesota 2-yard line after Mitch Leidner scored the go-ahead touchdown, and the Gophers overcame a 14-point halftime deficit to defeat No. 21 Nebraska 28-24 on Saturday.
Nov 22, 2014

Gophers still have a chance at the Big 10 title game - if they can beat Wisconsin next week. fb.me/75sN0EdFU

DeRusha Eats: Country Cake Cupboard Cafe And Bakery

minnesota.cbslocal.com — As Thanksgiving and the holidays approach, a lot of us start thinking about baking. Many of us bake pies, cakes, cookies and other treats special for this time of year. That's why Jason DeRusha headed to the western suburbs, just west of Wayzata, to try the Country Cake Cupboard Cafe.
Nov 22, 2014

Great cakes; awesome people. I go west to the Country Cake Cupboard Café for @DeRushaEats. | cbsloc.al/1yDRMxk pic.twitter.com/UhIdC7UoTb

Mom & Baby Rescued From St. James Fire Out Of ICU

minnesota.cbslocal.com — A young mother and her 6-month-old baby who were rescued by volunteer firefighters are out of intensive care. Alexis Liemthongsamout and Madysin Murch suffered smoke inhalation last week when a fire started in their mobile home in St. James, which is about 40 miles southwest of Mankato.
Nov 22, 2014

Mom & Baby Rescued From St. James Fire Out Of ICU « CBS Minnesota cbsloc.al/1r7roHF

Get Movin' Monday: 9 Round Kickboxing In Brooklyn Park

minnesota.cbslocal.com — Now that summer's winding down a lot of us are going from working out outdoors to a more regular gym routing. 9 Round is a kickboxing circuit work-out in Brooklyn Park: They promise a total body workout in just 30 minutes, Jamie Yuccas reports (4:03).

NYT Admits ‘Grape Salad’ More Of A ‘Regional’ Dish, Not Minnesotan

minnesota.cbslocal.com — It's a story as old as time itself. Coastal elites presume to know something about flyover country and miss the mark by a country mile. The New York Times' recent interactive feature "The United States of Thanksgiving" was deemed a turkey by Minnesotans when their state was represented by the not even remotely traditional dish of "grape salad."
Nov 21, 2014

thisbwas fun yesterday. @esmemurphy brings in food critics to critique an actual grape salad. #grapegate cbsloc.al/1AtxfPT

Nov 21, 2014

RT @WCCO: NYT basically admits they gave MN grape salad because they already gave ND lefse. | cbsloc.al/1uYyymA #grapegate pic.twitter.com/Gt25qT7tda

Nov 20, 2014

#NDLegendary RT @WCCO: NYT basically admits they gave MN grape salad because they already gave ND lefse. cbsloc.al/1uYyymA #grapegate

WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Taproom In Minnesota

minnesota.cbslocal.com — Like every other business in Excelsior, John Klick is preparing to open for the day. But there's none like this in the area. It's not just a brewery, and not just a bar. It's a taproom!

Fmr. Minn Residents Almost Miss Home After Massive East Coast Snow

minnesota.cbslocal.com — John Lauritsen John Lauritsen is a reporter from Montevideo, Minn. He joined WCCO-... MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - By now you may have seen the video. Seventy seven inches of snow in less than 48 hours. Buffalo, N.Y.'s winter wonderland has many layers, layers that are providing many headaches for people like Lisa McEwen.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @WCCO: Fmr. Minn. residents miss home after Buffalo-area snowmageddon, reports @JDLauritsen. | cbsloc.al/1vuomDO pic.twitter.com/Ngzx2YxGkN

County GOP Official Calls Muslims ‘Parasites’ On Facebook

minnesota.cbslocal.com — The chairman of the Republican Party of Minnesota is condemning comments about Muslims a county GOP chair made on his Facebook page. Big Stone County GOP Chair Jack Whitley called Muslims "parasites" and wrote "FRAG 'EM!" when they travel to Mecca, slang for a fragmentation hand grenade.
Nov 21, 2014

AP: Republican Official Calls Muslims ‘Parasites’ On Facebook. Says "Frag Em" in Mecca. « CBS Minnesota cbsloc.al/1vxMllE