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Eagan Police: Security Guard Shoots & Kills Suspected RobberPolice in Eagan believe a security officer who shot and killed a man overnight did so in self-defense.
Trump Not Saying What He'll Do About Dakota PipelinePresident-elect Donald Trump isn't saying what he'll do about the $3.8 billion, four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline once he takes office in January.
Video Of Man Punching Kangaroo To Save Dog Goes ViralOver the weekend, a video went viral that’s being called one of the “most Australian videos ever.”
Government Won't Permit Pipeline Under Missouri RiverThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has refused to grant permission for the Dakota Access oil pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota.
Standing Rock Leader Says He'll Be 'Forever Grateful' To ObamaThe leader of the Standing Rock Sioux says the tribe "will be forever grateful to the Obama administration" for the Army Corps of Engineers' decision to refuse to allow the construction of a pipeline under a North Dakota reservoir.
Man, 30, Arrested After Fight At Alexandria BarPolice in Alexandria say a 30-year-old man was arrested over the weekend following a fight at a bar involving a knife.

Latest Sports Headlines

Vikings: Mike Zimmer Has Returned To Coaching DutiesThe Minnesota Vikings say head coach Mike Zimmer has returned to his coaching duties.
College Football Bowl Game Match-ups, ScheduleThe college football bowl schedule is complete.
Koivu Nets OT Winner, Wild Beat EdmontonMikko Koivu scored 3:11 into overtime and the Minnesota Wild edged the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Sunday night.
Lakeville North's Wade Sullivan Named Mr. FootballLakeville North running back Wade Sullivan has been named Minnesota's Mr. Football for 2016.
Gophers To Face Washington State In Holiday BowlFollowing an 8-4 regular season, the University of Minnesota football team learned its bowl destination on Sunday.
Packers Top Texans In Wintry Lambeau BattleAaron Rodgers threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and the Green Bay Packers pulled away from the Houston Texans with two fourth-quarter touchdowns for a 21-13 win Sunday to get back to .500.

Latest Videos

Police Believe Eagan Security Guard Shooting Was Self-DefenseSusan-Elizabeth Littlefield reports from the industrial park where the shooting happened overnight (2:26). WCCO 4 News At Noon – Dec. 5, 2016
Miss Richfield 1981 Runs For Gov In New Show Playing At Illusion TheaterMiss Richfield 1981 is running for Governor in her all new show: From the Trailer House to the State House – Santa Style! (4:36) WCCO Mid-Morning – Dec. 5, 2016
Music Guest: SimpleGifts Release 6th Album, ‘This Christmastide’The 6-piece ensemble SimpleGifts is releasing its 6th album, “This Christmastide”, and launching their annual regional Christmas tour with a 2-night album release concert at Parkway Theater. (6:03) WCCO Mid-Morning – Dec. 5, 2016
Mid-Morning Headlines From Dec. 5, 2016They include: Dakota Access pipeline latest, Fidel Castro’s funeral and Vikings’ Mike Zimmer back in action. (2:12) WCCO Mid-Morning – Dec. 5, 2016

WCCO Features

Wander Minnesota: Holiday Happenings in December (Week 2)The holiday jollity continues for this weekend.
Mike's Mix: Goddess Freyja At Hewing HotelThis week, Mike Augustyniak heads to the brand-new Hewing Hotel to try a Nordic cocktail suitable for a Minnesota winter.
MNfusion: 'The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time' Gives New Definition To 'Different'"Different" has many meanings. Its literal meaning is: "not the same as another or each other."
Tap Talk: Boom Island Releases Kriek – Limited Sour CherryThe holidays are coming early at Boom Island Brewing Company! On Friday afternoon, the Minneapolis brewery will release its latest beer in the Spontaneous Series – the Kriek.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Coe, Oshkosh Awaits In QuarterfinalsThe St. Thomas football team, ranked No. 3 in the country, appears to be peaking at the right time.
Nearly 40-Year-Old Story Shows How Much & Little Hennepin Ave. Has ChangedA newly resurfaced clip from WCCO's archives has sparked a conversation about Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis and what really needs revitalization.

Eat.See.Play

Wander Minnesota: Holiday Happenings in December (Week 2)The holiday jollity continues for this weekend.
Mike's Mix: Goddess Freyja At Hewing HotelThis week, Mike Augustyniak heads to the brand-new Hewing Hotel to try a Nordic cocktail suitable for a Minnesota winter.
Vote: Where Is Minnesota's Best Lasagna?Garfield is far from alone in worshiping the Italian casserole dish.
MNfusion: 'The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time' Gives New Definition To 'Different'"Different" has many meanings. Its literal meaning is: "not the same as another or each other."

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