Four sales worth the drive to Shakopee

Four small businesses in Shakopee band together for great bargains through Sunday, Nov. 17.

Veteran's Day restaurant and retail deals

November 11, 2013
Here's a list of deals for vets at local restaurants and retailers.

Maybe the best freebie of 2013 happens Saturday in St. Paul

October 4, 2013
It's likely to be the best deal in 2013--a free opportunity to clean the cobwebs from the corners of your financial house.
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September 18, 2013

$25 tickets available for each "Wicked" performance at the Orpheum

$25 tickets available for each "Wicked" performance at the Orpheum
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June 17, 2013

At $1.50 per gallon, you can't beat these milk prices

At $1.50 per gallon, you can't beat these milk prices
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June 13, 2013

How cheap can we get for Father's Day?

Americans spend about 40 percent less on Dad than they do on Mom when it comes to their special day.
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May 31, 2013

Cheerios fanatic? Prices don't get much better than this.

Costco's price on Cheerios through June 2 is a hard-to-beat 8.5 cents per ounce.
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April 12, 2013

Carpet, flooring, and kitchen cabinet semi-annual sale through Saturday

Jack Rubenstein's semi-annual sale on carpet, flooring, and kitchen countertops continues through Saturday.
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September 7, 2012

Deals on rugs, "Xanadu" at Chanhassen, and $3 Vikings tickets

Who gets a better deal this weekend? Musical theater fans or Vikings fans? You decide.
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September 6, 2012

Can unused or unopened groceries be returned?

One local shopper was told that several unopened bottles of juice were not returnable according to "state law."
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August 31, 2012

Labor Day deals: Angie's List, Cooks of Crocus Hill, local thrift stores

There are good deals to be found around town and online this Labor Day weekend.
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August 30, 2012

A good price on the iconic KitchenAid Pro 600 stand mixer

The KitchenAid Pro is $300 at Tuesday Morning, regularly $450.
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August 22, 2012

Women's boutique 90% off sale Friday and Saturday

GH2 in northeast Minneapolis will have its storewide 90 percent off sale this weekend.
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August 21, 2012

New TVs for sale at Salvation Army are hit and miss on price

Salvation Army buys returns from electronics retailers and sells them for less. Tip: ask for a discount if the price isn't competitive.
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August 21, 2012

Cheap parking for Vikings games near Dome disappears

The cheap parking spaces that used to cost a quarter an hour near the Dome now cost $3 an hour during special events.
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August 8, 2012

Cost Plus World Market returning to the Twin Cities

Cost Plus World Market is returning to Bloomington and Roseville.
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August 7, 2012

Free local veggies given away Tuesday at 10 a.m.

HealthPartners Clinics will host free veggie giveaways today.
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August 6, 2012

Free kids' haircuts at JC Penney all month

Kids K-6th grade get a free haircut throughout August at JC Penney
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August 2, 2012

Free physical exams for local high school athletes

Free physical exams for high school athletes will be offered Aug. 9 in Edina.
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August 1, 2012

EuroNest home furnishings closing sale starts Thursday

EuroNest home furnishings will start its going-out-of-business sale Thursday
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July 30, 2012

Half-price slice of cheesecake at Cheesecake Factory today

Get any slice for half-price at Cheesecake Factory on Monday, July 30.
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July 25, 2012

Thymes is not having a warehouse sale this year

The annual Thymes warehouse sale in October will not be held this year.
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