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INTERVIEW: The ArtCar Parade Celebrates 20 Years

KSTP's Tom Durian spoke with Jan Elftmann, the director of ArtCar Minnesota, about The ArtCar Parade taking place this evening around Lake Harriet. This year marks ArtCar Parade's 20th anniversary. There will be ArtCars, ArtBiks, and one Couchmobile in the lineup.

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Most Wake Restrictions Lifted on Lake Minnetonka

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Most of the no-wake restrictions for Lake Minnetonka have been lifted as of Friday morning, but there are still limitations for boaters.

The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District is allowing wakes for boats that are at least 600 feet from shore. Smaller bays are still under full wake restrictions. Boaters are excited.

Union Members Protest Safety Hazards at Ridgedale Center

Construction workers and mall management are in a disagreement about safety at Ridgedale Center, which is in the midst of a $100 million upgrade to the mall.

Carver Co. Considers New Way to Keep Aquatic Invasive Species From Spreading

Carver County is considering a creative new approach to keep aquatic invasive species out of its lakes; all 115 of them.

This week, the county board proposed the idea of a single location for all boat inspections. Some call the idea innovative, others say it's inconvenient.

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Jury Convicts Minneapolis Man in 2012 Murder

A Hennepin County jury convicted a Minneapolis man in the murder of a 25-year-old man more than two years after it happened.

Weekend Box Office: 'Hercules' and 'Lucy'

Casey Messer, host of The Reelz Show, gives you a preview of what's hot at the box office this weekend.

Semi Carrying Cheese Rolls Over in Monticello, Backs Up Traffic on I-94W

Traffic on Interstate 94 was backed up from Monticello to Rogers after a crash Friday morning.

The crash happened on I-94 westbound near Highway 25 in a construction zone around 6 a.m. A semi-truck, reportedly carrying 70,000 pounds of cheese, rolled over.