Friday marks 40 years since a bomb rocked a small Minnesota town and took the life of the assistant postmaster. No arrest has ever been made in the case.
Law enforcement has found the people most affected by heroin addiction in the Twin Cities are affluent 15 to 25-year-olds with good family structure and a support system.
A WCCO Investigation found new concerns about an old mold problem inside a Minnesota elementary school.
Animal rescue crews consider it one of the worst neglect cases they’ve ever seen. A dog half the weight she should be left in an abandoned property without food or water.
For more than a year, WCCO has been documenting one family’s fight against Alzheimer’s disease.
A judge gave the green light Wednesday for Prince’s sister to move forward to protect the singer’s assets.
All week long, families across Minnesota have been able to see for themselves what life is like for a Marine. The Marine Corps is hosting mini boot camps before several young people leave this summer for the real 13-week program.
Videos of police shootings are high-pressure moments dissected by both prosecutors and the public. Now, a role-playing exercise aims to help community members better understand the difficult decisions police officers can face on a call.
A decision on whether to charge two Minneapolis police officers in Jamar Clark’s shooting death is expected any day now. The neighborhood that became the center of protests last fall is already bracing for that announcement.
Any day now, we should learn whether two Minneapolis police officers will face charges in Jamar Clark’s death. Witnesses said the 24-year-old was handcuffed when police shot him last fall. The shooting sparked weeks of protest.
It is a tradition when you are from St. Paul; getting your family together to march in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. “We are one of the bigger communities in the United States,” Katie Martin, from the St. Patrick’s Association, said.
An analysis by the Washington Post found police killed nearly 1,000 civilians last year. That included the shooting of Jamar Clark in north Minneapolis last fall.
A Twin Cities mother is talking about her daughter’s dark battle with the hope it helps others. Ana Plante killed herself in January. She was 15.
Eagan police are going the extra mile to stop credit card skimming at gas stations, using a new device called SkimStop.
We’re hearing from people who pointed the finger at Danny Heinrich just days after Jacob Wetterling’s disappearance.
For some, retiring early sounds like a fantasy, especially when recent studies suggest many people don’t think they’ll ever be able stop working. However, some Minnesotans who left the workplace long before the age of 65 told us it’s possible if you stick to a plan.
Along with a new baby comes a long list of big decisions. Where the newest family member will sleep can be one of the most controversial. About 15 percent of parents say they share sleep space with their child regularly. More than half have done it at some point. It’s been billed as both dangerous and beneficial.
The horrific story made national headlines when a family of five was found dead in their Lake Minnetonka mansion.
It’s estimated the number of people diagnosed with dementia will double every 20 years. Helping better support that growing population is the goal of a program in western Wisconsin.
Hiring practices at a well-known fitness chain are being put under the microscope by the city of Minneapolis.
A growing number of people in the Twin Cities are finding great comfort in Cuddle Parties. It’s a monthly meet-up to better explore communication and boundaries, and yes to touch.
WCCO goes inside the Minnesota Innocence Project and shares the story of a man who knows what it’s like to serve time for something he didn’t do.
A Twin Cities family starting the year in difficult circumstances is thanking a watchful community member for stepping in.
It’s been more than a year since someone killed 18-year-old Tom Bearson at North Dakota State University. He’d only left for college a month before his death.
Just a month ago, few knew of a Wisconsin city called Manitowoc. Now, a Netflix series has put it on the map. The wildly popular “Making a Murderer” documentary follows the twists and turns of two criminal cases against Steven Avery.