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Twin Cities Woman Recounts Grand Canyon Nightmare

A Twin Cities woman’s dream vacation to the Grand Canyon turned into a nightmare after she fell 20 feet, breaking 13 bones. Sheila McCabe just got out of the hospital and is now recovering at home in Savage. She wants to share what happened and what she learned.

06/04/2015

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Local Business Association Provides Support To Diverse Entrepreneurs

It takes more than just a good idea to launch your own business — you need financing, a solid business plan, technical skills, and most likely some advice.

06/03/2015

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Minnesota-Based Child Care Co. Strives To Make Kids Healthier

First Lady Michelle Obama called on private businesses to do their part in her fight against childhood obesity, and 150 of them are answering her call. A Minnesota-based child care company is one of them, and they are seeing results.

06/02/2015

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Twins Ticket Sales Booming As Team Wins Ballgames

As the Minnesota Twins continue to win, demand for game tickets is growing. And that means those cheap seats you’d hope to score this season may cost a bit more.

05/26/2015

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CHS Field Is The ‘Greenest Ballpark In America,’ Saints Say

After years of being stuck by the State Fairgrounds and clanking train tracks, the St. Paul Saints are about to play ball in their new home.

05/21/2015

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Lilydale Landslide Victim’s Parents Build School He Dreamed Of

Even though Mohamed Fofana died at the young age of 10, his dream of building a school in West Africa is coming true.

05/20/2015

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Takata Air Bag Recall Now Largest In U.S. History

Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history.

05/19/2015

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Sarah Jessica Parker In Mpls. To Speak At Community School

Sarah Jessica Parker is in Minnesota Monday to make a special visit at a local school. The award-winning actress will be speaking at Bethune Community School in Minneapolis.

05/18/2015

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Community-Led Task Force Looking To Curb Terror Recruitment

Late Thursday afternoon, members of the Somali community in Minneapolis announced a new effort to try to stop the recruitment of terrorists.

05/14/2015

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Endangered Seals Find New Home At Minnesota Zoo

The Minnesota Zoo is now home to a group of animals who are considered critically endangered. A new exhibit featuring Hawaiian Monk Seals opens on Memorial Day weekend. There are less than 1,100 of them surviving in the wild off the shores of Hawaii.

05/13/2015

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Minnesota Orchestra Preps For Trip To Cuba

Wednesday morning, a big group of Minnesotans will board a flight from Minneapolis and head to Havana, Cuba. The Minnesota Orchestra will be the first U.S. orchestra to perform in Cuba since President Obama announced plans to restore relations with the country in December.

05/12/2015

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The Push To Make Minneapolis’ Skyways Safer For Birds

The effort to save migrating birds from deadly collisions with glass is about to be back before the Minneapolis City Council.

05/11/2015

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Unpacking The Psychology Of Mother’s Day Gifts

This Sunday is Mother’s Day and, for many of us, finding the perfect gift for mom can be tough. We checked out some ideas and talked with a psychologist about why we care so much about getting it right.

05/07/2015

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Children’s Hospitals Nurses Make Video For Cancer Patients

Nurses at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota have produced a video to encourage their young patients who are fighting cancer and blood disorders. And they chose just the right song to accompany it. They chose, “Fight Song” by Rachel Platten.

05/06/2015

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Behind-The-Scenes At Otsego Medical Cannabis Facility

On Tuesday, WCCO got an early look inside one of the places where cannabis plants are now legally grown in Minnesota.

05/05/2015

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Teen With Autism Uses CPR On School Van Driver After Heart Attack

The driver of a school van for kids with special needs crashed into a ditch after having a heart attack. It happened as he was driving students from the New London-Spicer school district home in March.

05/04/2015

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Minneapolis Cops On Bikes Regaining Balance For Summer

Now that it’s warm outside, you’ll see more police officers on bikes.

On Thursday, Minneapolis police kicked off spring training for the department’s Bicycle Rapid Response Team.

04/30/2015

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Barway Collins’ Mother Arrives In Minneapolis For Funeral

Louise Karluah — the mother of Barway Collins — walked through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday before heading to the north Minneapolis funeral home where her son’s body is being preserved. She was surrounded by compassionate strangers who’ve dedicated time and money to help her.

04/29/2015

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Foaming Procedure Kills Infected Turkeys En Masse

The effort to stop bird flu from spreading in Minnesota means millions of birds must be killed. Forty-nine farms in 17 Minnesota counties have found bird flu. If one bird has it, the rest of the flock must be eliminated.

04/27/2015

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Officials: MCA Testing Suspended Due To Cyber Attack

It wasn’t just a computer glitch that caused the state to temporarily halt the annual school test known as the MCAs. It was a deliberate attack on the system.

04/22/2015

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A Minn. Toddler’s Story Is Changing The Advertising Industry

A Stillwater toddler with Down syndrome made quite an impression when she appeared in a Target ad last December. Izzy Bradley was chosen after the retailer put out a call for children with disabilities to take part in a photo shoot. The ad and the news coverage about Izzy went viral, and now many more retailers are looking for kids like her.

04/20/2015

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Father Of 5 Stabbed, Killed In St. Croix River Fishing Dispute

Authorities are investigating after a western Wisconsin man was stabbed to death after a fishing dispute near the St. Croix River Tuesday night. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said the incident happened at about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday.

04/15/2015

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At 108, Dedicated Twins Fan Is Young At Heart

Many of the Minnesota Twins most dedicated fans were at Target Field for the opening home game Monday. But there’s one very special fan who watched from her home in Clarksfield. Angela Davis introduces us to a woman who’s been cheering for the Twins for more than 80 seasons.

04/13/2015

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Eden Prairie Man, 56, Accused Of Stalking Local Radio Host

A 56-year-old man has been charged with stalking a popular local radio host over the past year, according to charges filed by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

04/09/2015

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Vendors Bemoan Farmers Market’s Move Off Of Nicollet

Next month, the first steps in redesigning Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis will begin.

The construction project will last two years and will force the popular summer farmers market to find a new home on Hennepin Avenue.

04/08/2015

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