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The Coolest Your Home Should Be is 78 Degrees, According to Federal Report

(NOW) - Over the years, we've heard many recommendations regarding just how cool our homes should be during the hot and sticky summer months in the St. Louis area. Consumer Reports released some A/C settings recommendations to help cut down energy usage and cost. What's the bottom line? The coolest...
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Boozy Piñatas Are Here for Your Summer Barbecues

By Mandy James ( 102.9 The Wolf ) - If you have some sort of party or event coming up soon and you're wondering what you should bring, forget the cheese tray or dessert; you really need to bring one of these- a piñata filled with travel-sized bottles of booze. According to the company’s website ,...
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7-Eleven will be offering free Slurpees on Thursday and Friday

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) --July 11th is coming up and you know what that means, FREE SLURPIEES! Each year 7-Eleven offers customers a free Slurpee in celebration of the 7/11 date. Customers can get a free small Slurpee drink from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, at participating locations. The offer...
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Dairy Queen celebrates Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary with new Blizzard

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) -- Dairy Queen's blizzards are no stranger to disobeying the rules of gravity as they're known for unwavering despite being flipped upside down. However, DQ is taking us even further out of this world as they celebrate the Moon Landing’s 50th Anniversary with the new Zero Gravity...
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Get FREE ice cream this Friday at DQ

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) — Nothing says summer like free ice cream. Dairy Queen is celebrating the first day of summer by offering guests a free small regular or dipped cone with any purchase. The offer includes DQ's seasonal Dreamsicle cone and can only be redeemed via mobile app on Friday, June 21. Click...
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How your day at the pool could be more lucrative

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) — If you love lounging at the pool, Hotels.com has the job for you. The travel website is looking for a professional "pool hopper" this summer. You'll go to six epic hotels pools in the US. Travel and accommodations in Hawaii, Las Vegas, Miami and other stops will be taken care of...
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Vineyard Vines Collection Will Now Be Sold at Target

Whale, this is great news! The iconic Vineyard Vines clothing retail company is headed to Target stores starting May 18th! According to People , a limited-edition collection will be designed for the “ultimate summer gathering, where everyone’s invited.” You will be able to find apparel and...
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The Health Benefits of Sleeping With Your Fan On

Do you know someone that can't get a good night's rest, unless the fan is on at night? Well when you look at the pro and cons...keeping the fan on might be a pretty cool choice. According to Bustle , here are the six benefits of sleeping with the fan on. 1. It Obviously Keeps You Cool During the...
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10 Things to Do With Broke Friends This Summer

Having fun with your friends this summer doesn’t have to break the bank. With that in mind, Elite Daily has compiled this list of 10 activities that won’t cost you much (or anything): Have a potluck picnic in the park. Have your squad bring their favorite snacks, some cozy blankets and a device to...
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100-Calorie Vodka Popsicles Are Here Just In Time For Summer

The St. Louis heat during the summer months are no joke, but we found the perfect way to cool off. For adults struggling to make it, try 100 calorie vodka ice pops! According to Slim Chillers, you can find the "Skinny Freezers" ice pops at your local Costco. Excited to be back in Costco for the...
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