9/11

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

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Mpls. Police: Do Not Call 911 For Fireworks Complaints

If you’re mad about neighbors lighting illegal explosive fireworks in the city of Minneapolis, do not call 911.

07/03/2012

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Rick Kelley: A Renowned Patriotic Artist

The children at Pillsbury Elementary school got to see passion first-hand when artist Rick Kelley recently came to class.

05/26/2012

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911 Tapes Released From The Night Of Senser Hit-And-Run

The 911 tapes from the night of Anousone Phanthavong’s hit-and-run death have been released.

05/08/2012

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Transcript Of 911 Call Released From Triple Homicide

The transcript from the 911 call made after three people were found dead at an in-home day care has been released, as police continue to search for the suspect.

04/11/2012

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Minn. Man Recalls The Shake Of 9/11 At Pentagon

Larry McTighe was thrilled during his tour in the military to get a job as a sports photographer with an emphasis on Nascar — something the Air Force sponsored but that also meant the Minnesota native had an office, at the Pentagon in September of 2001.

09/12/2011

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9/11 Attack Sparked Action For Mendota Heights Man

When the Twin Towers fell 10 years ago on Sept. 11, Americans reacted in ways they’ll never forget. For some, the sight of the twisted metal, debris and flames brought on heartache and confusion. But for others, it sparked a call to action.

09/11/2011

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Priests Recall How A Cup Of Coffee Saved Them On 9/11

Two Minnesota priests are in New York City to commemorate 10 years since the Twin Towers fell and to mark the morning their own lives were spared.

09/11/2011

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Local Officials Remember 9/11

Local Minnesota politicians and officials are remembering the terror attacks of 9/11 and reflecting on how America has changed.

09/11/2011

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Bloomington Students Learn From Alumnus, 9/11 Hero

The 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America are hitting close to home in Minnesota.

09/10/2011

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Mpls Group Honors Fallen Soldiers And 9/11 Victims

In north Minneapolis, volunteers honored the victims and service members in a different way: Their goal was to show how the tragedy a is helping to improve a community.

09/10/2011

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Gov. Dayton Recalls 9/11 Attack On DC, Closing Office

Gov. Mark Dayton, a former U.S. Senator who was in Washington D.C. on 9/11, told WCCO-TV about that day 10 years ago in a wide-ranging and candid interview.

09/09/2011

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Honoring 9/11: I-35W Bridge To Be Lit Red, White And Blue

The Interstate 35-W Bridge over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis will be lit red, white and blue on Sept. 11 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Friday.

09/09/2011

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Lake Harriet 9/11 Concert May Be The Last

This Sunday, one of the largest Sept. 11 anniversary ceremonies in the Twin Cities will be at the Lake Harriet Bandshell in Minneapolis.

09/09/2011

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Remembering 9/11: An Otsego Girl’s Significant Birthday

Each September, we are reminded of the 9/11 terror attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people and devastated a nation. But while the rest of us get ready to honor the 10-year anniversary of that tragedy, a family from Otsego also prepares to celebrate.

09/08/2011

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WCCO Radio Plans 4-Hour Special Report On 9/11

Tune into News Radio 830 WCCO on Sunday for a four-hour special report, “Minnesota Remembers 9/11.”

09/08/2011

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Dayton Asks Minn. Schools To Pause Ahead Of 9/11

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is encouraging schools statewide to observe a moment of silence Friday ahead of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/08/2011

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Lessons From 9/11

Richard Clarke put together this scathing essay on what has happened since 9/11. He was a national security chief and he thinks a lot was done poorly. Read the essay. Also, new audio discovered from […]

09/08/2011

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Local Events For 9/11

Click here for a list of the local events going on to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

09/06/2011

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9/11 Memorial In Mound To Honor 10th Anniversary

A memorial at Veteran’s Park in Mound is preparing to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.

09/05/2011

Roses float in the reflecting pool during a ceremony commemorating the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2007, in New York City. (credit: Mike Segar/Getty Images)

Many Voices Share Reflections On Hope Since 9/11

Nine spiritual leaders from many walks of life and faith in New York share stories of hope about 9/11.

09/01/2011

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Special Programming Set For 9/11 Events

CBS will provide a broad look back and forward with special programming during the weekend marking the historic 10th anniversary of the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

09/01/2011

A memorial wall near Ground Zero is filled with written homages to those that died in the attack of Sept. 11, 2001. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Story Corps Helps Preserve Voices On 9/11 Memories

The Story Corps project gives strangers a place to share and connect through quick audio clips recorded in booths around New York and San Francisco, as well as those submitted online.

09/01/2011

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iPhone App’s Augmented Reality View To Restore Twin Towers In NYC’s Skyline

A new iPhone app aims to restore the missing Twin Towers to a virtual view of New York’s skyline.

09/01/2011

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Reverend Susan Turchin: Let’s Make This World More Compassionate, Post-9/11

Following the events of 9/11, one New Yorker sought to offer friendship and support to a key group in her neighborhood: the local mosque.

09/01/2011

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