Benefit Held For Fmr. Mpls. Police Spokesman In The Fight of His LifeA benefit is being held Monday for a Minneapolis cop who's in the fight of his life. Jesse Garcia is battling Stage 4 cancer that started in his stomach and has spread to his liver and the bones around his chest cavity.
Behind The Ballot: Do Attack Ads Actually Work?Maybe we say this every election season, but the political ads seem to be more frequent, and a little more mean-spirited this time around. They've everywhere and they go after everything from a candidate's policy to even his hair. It sometimes seems the more ridiculous, the better.
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Ghosts At The Minnesota State Fair? Archiver Says SoYou may not think of the state fairgrounds as a "Great Minnesota Ghost Together," but at a place with so much history, it's not surprising to hear there are ghost stories aplenty.
Campers Hurt When Storm Slams The BWCAA dramatic rescue occurred Tuesday morning in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness after a big storm knocked down trees onto a campsite.
Wis. Anglers Caught Way Over The Limit In NDFive Wisconsin men face significant fines after North Dakota Game and Fish say they were over their limit of walleyes by 110 fish. A call to a poacher tip line led wardens to the men, who'd been staying and fishing on Devils Lake.
Sweet Tooth Leads Robin Williams To Lindstrom DQNo one really knows what he was doing in Lindstrom, but the evidence is pretty clear that actor and comedian Robin Williams was there. Williams stopped in to the Lindstrom Dairy Queen Sunday night.
Minimum Wake Restriction In Place For Lake MinnetonkaDue to high waters, officials are enforcing a minimum wake restriction for all of Lake Minnetonka. That means boats, jetskis and other watercrafts cannot go above 5 mph while the restriction is in place.
Groundbreaking Held For First Ever Military Family Tribute In Minn.Construction is set to get underway on a new memorial at the State Capitol which honors the family members of military veterans. A groundbreaking for The Military Family Tribute was held Wednesday on the grounds of the State Capitol.
'Threshold Choir' Performs Songs Of Comfort For People Near The EndWhat would your soundtrack be at the end? The pain and sorrow that comes with the end of a life can be too much to handle at times. But a group of singers in the Twin Cities get together for that very purpose. The Morning Star Singers are what is known as a "threshold choir," a group of singers that literally comfort someone who's on his or her deathbed. Group founder Barbara McAfee says they sing for people in poor health, people who are depressed and those who are nearing the end of life.
Longtime WCCO Radio Newsman RetiringSteve Murphy says he's looking forward to staying up past 7:30 p.m. As morning anchor and managing editor for WCCO Radio, Murphy's day begins long before the sun comes up. He arrives to work at 3 a.m., preparing the morning's news for WCCO Radio listeners.