A high school student who lost her battle with brain cancer was honored Thursday for her bravery. Weeks after Rachel Woell’s death, teachers and students at Minneapolis’ St. Charles Borromeo School held a balloon release in her honor. We first shared Rachel’s story with you this fall. The 18-year-old student at Totino-Grace High School captured the spirit of her football team, for which she worked as the team manager.
The family of a missing toddler will release balloons Monday afternoon as a way to say happy birthday and “we’ll miss you.”
We watch it every year around this time — the dancers, the waving royalty and, of course, the balloons. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade is a big tradition but what would you say is your all-time favorite balloon? Vote here.
Prosecutors have charged a state Capitol worker with using a knife to pop a protester’s balloon.
Police are investigating an apparent fight over a balloon that left the state Capitol floor splattered with blood.