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Minnesotans and visitors can catch a live Independence Day broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion at Macalester College in St. Paul

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July Fourth fireworks or gunfire? How Mpls. cops hear it

Police officials say even trained professionals sometimes struggle to tell the difference between the two kinds of explosions.


The Current

Fourth of July 2015: Where to find fireworks in the Twin Cities

<p>Independence Day is this Saturday, so let’s talk fireworks. No matter how you feel about them the rest of the year, you’ll probably want to be near some this weekend. Minneapolis is holding its annual Red, White and Boom celebration once again this year, featuring a half-marathon, live music, food, and (of course) fireworks. Music runs [&hellip;]</p>


Classical MPR

Moveable Feast: Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July coming up, it's a perfect time for lakeside dining! On Moveable Feast, John Birge and Rachel Hutton of Minnesota Monthly check out some spots for good food and optimal fireworks viewing.