Man Gets 12 Years For Involvement In Roommate's MurderFor the family and friends of Jamie Wylie, a nearly two-year criminal nightmare finally came to an end Wednesday in a Benton County courtroom.
Shooting Victims Return To Protest, Memorial Concert HeldIt's happened nearly each night of the occupation at Minneapolis' 4th Precinct. Black Lives Matter protesters say white supremacists cruise by, shoot video and scope out the crowds.
Eden Prairie Woman Found Guilty Of Embezzling $1.3MThe Eden Prairie woman behind the largest embezzlement case ever prosecuted in Hennepin County made no apologies to her victims in court today.
Craigslist Swindler Who Cost Investors $330K Sentenced To PrisonA Twin Cities options trader was sentenced to prison time for swindling hundreds of thousands of dollars from investors he found on Craigslist. Earlier in 2015, 56-year-old Jeffrey Petersen of Edina pleaded guilty to nearly two dozen counts of securities fraud and theft.
Minnesota Volunteers Bring Struggling Families The 'Best Christmas Ever'It's been said that some of life's biggest blessings come through adversity, and the story of "Best Christmas Ever." They're a small group of volunteers that's trying to bring just that to Minnesota families in need.
Distracted Driving On The Rise In Minnesota, And Police Are Cracking DownDistracted driving remains the leading cause of all injury and property damage crashes in Minnesota. It's also one of three top factors in all deadly accidents, ahead of alcohol.
Survey: Twin Cities Households To Spend $850 On Holiday ShoppingWith Thanksgiving just over a week away, holiday shoppers are already plotting their gift buying strategies. It's estimated that Twin Cities shoppers will spend about $1.4 billion on holiday gifts this season.
Local Interfaith Leaders Denounce ISIS As 'Non-Islam'With Friday's indiscriminate and heartless violence so very raw, Minnesota's faith leaders are speaking with a simple clarity. Religious leaders are quick to point out that the violence that the terror group ISIS engages in has no foundation in the Islamic faith.
North HS Falls Short Of Amazing TurnaroundMinneapolis North High School had never before competed for a football championship, despite its long and rich tradition in the city’s athletic scene.
Program Brings Musical Instruments To Kids Who Can't Afford ThemMore musical instruments are getting into the hands of eager young musicians thanks to a new donation program.
French Woman Meets Vet's Family After Caring For His GraveAbout 125,000 World War II soldiers and airmen are buried in 11 cemeteries in France. For many of their families it's difficult, if not impossible, to pay a foreign visit to decorate their loved-one’s grave. But 70 years after World War II ended, French volunteers continue their pledge to do what American loved ones can't.
WCCO's 'More Than Names' Flag Just Days From UnveilingWCCO's Accomplish Minnesota campaign to thank our military veterans is just days from its public unveiling. The "More than Names" flag is now being assembled into a massive banner of support.