Latest Minnesota Headlines

Illinois Woman Claims To Be Prince's Half SisterA source close to Prince's family says a woman from Illinois claims to be Prince's long lost half-sister. This news comes the same day as estate hearings began.
State Patrol Helps Two Families Give BirthThe State Patrol helped get two families to the hospital over the weekend -- but not because of an accident.
Grill Left Unattended Causes St. Paul House FireA house in St. Paul caught fire Monday evening after a grill was left unattended, according to the St. Paul Fire Department.
The Current To Honor Prince With Nationwide SimulcastMinneapolis radio station The Current is planning to honor Prince with a nationwide simulcast of one of the late musician's biggest hits.
Iowa Man One Of Two Missionaries Killed In JamaicaJamaican police said Monday they are trying to determine the motive in the weekend slayings of two American missionaries in the north coast area where they lived and worked.
Muslim Leaders Want Investigation In TSA Profiling Of Somali-AmericansMuslim leaders in Minnesota are calling for an investigation after racial profiling accusations against the TSA.

Latest Sports Headlines

Vikings Sign 6th Round Draft Pick BoehringerThe Vikings have signed Moritz Boehringer, their sixth round draft pick.
Recovered From Back Injury, John Sullivan Ready To PlayOne player determined to be back at the center spot is John Sullivan. He thinks the back injury that sidelined him for most of last season is part of his past.
This Week In Golf: Brian Stuard Wins Playoff At Shortened Zurich ClassicBrian Stuard birdied the second playoff hole to win the Zurich Classic, his first Tour title, at the rain-soaked TPC Louisiana.
Gopher Baseball Looks To End 5-Year NCAA Tournament DroughtMinnesota is enjoying a baseball resurgence that has put the Gophers in position to end a five-year NCAA Tournament drought, the longest since the program's first appearance in 1956.
The Dallas Cowboys' Terrible DraftThe Dallas Cowboys picked Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliot with the fourth pick of the NFL Draft. And things went downhill from there.
Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Floyd, RhodesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Monday that they've exercised fifth-year contract options on defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd and cornerback Xavier Rhodes.

Best Of Minnesota

Best Ways To Celebrate National Star Wars Day In MinnesotaNational Star Wars Day is Wednesday May 4, 2016. Here are five ways you can join the force in Minnesota.
Best Baseball Fields In MinnesotaBaseball is a great reliever for spring fever, so check out these top baseball fields throughout Minnesota to put your spring fever to rest.
Vote: Where Is The Best Taco In Minnesota?Natalie Nyhus asked you where to find the best tacos in Minnesota. We've narrowed it down to three picks.
Ask A Minnesota Expert: Tips For Building A Cat TunnelCreate new spaces and places. Your cat will love you for it.
5 Mother's Day Themed Gift Basket IdeasShow your mom how much you care with a personalized gift basket this Mother's Day. Here are five sample baskets to spark your creativity.
Best Crème Brûlée In MinnesotaYou do not have to be French to enjoy this rich custard dessert topped with a sweet caramelized crust.

WCCO Features

Tap Talk: Wayzata Brew Works Opens On Lake MinnetonkaEven though Minnesota is indeed the "Land Of 10,000 Lakes", there are still far too few breweries that you can literally drive a boat up to and enjoy a beer. Now, you can do just that on Lake Minnetonka in Wayzata.
Wander Minnesota: Tulips (About To Be) In BloomThe Minnesota Landscape Arboretum really takes the saying "Go big or go home" to heart when it comes to spring bulbs.
Mike's Mix: Sonora GrillEach Saturday, Mike Augustyniak takes us to a local bar to see what interesting drinks the mixologist is stirring up. This week, he went to the Sonora Grill in Minneapolis.
Jordana's Blog: Compliment Away!"Don't waste a compliment on yourself." A guest on my show, Stephen Blair Venable, said this on the air Thursday night.
Mixed Blood To Host 40th Anniversary Gala At Paisley ParkA little under a month after the shocking death of Minnesota's Prince, a local theatre will celebrate its 40th anniversary at the place he called home.
Wild Blog: 4 Takeaways From Chuck Fletcher's Year-End Press ConferenceEven though the Wild made the playoffs for the fourth year in a row, this year will go down as probably the most frustrating season in franchise history.

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