Zach Sobiech's Research Fund Reaches $1 Million In DonationsA huge milestone has been reached for Zach Sobiech's family. This week, the Zach Sobiech Osteosarcoma Research Fund has now topped $1 million in donations.
Lauren’s Science Corner: The Return Of The Hole Punch CloudOn Saturday, Nov. 1, WCCO-TV viewers in the Twin Cities metro, and all the way to Houston in far-southeastern Minnesota, spotted a rare and mesmerizing sight, the hole punch or fall-streak cloud.
News Click: Storage In The Clouds
Laura Sobiech Pens Book On Son's Battle With CancerOne year ago this month, Zach Sobiech's "Clouds" was the No. 1 song on the iTunes chart. "Clouds" was released in December 2012, six months after doctors told Sobiech he had less than a year to live.
Zach Sobiech Named Among CNN's 'Extraordinary People Of 2013'If Zach Sobiech's song, "Clouds," touched your heart, you're not alone. CNN has named the Stillwater High School teen one of their "Extraordinary People" of 2013.
Weather Blog: Arctic Cold And Snow Join ForcesWe kicked off the weekend with brutally-cold conditions. Wind chills Saturday are done right bone chilling, dropping to 50 below in Fosston this morning, -45 in Longville and -25 at MSP Airport. The coldest temperature recorded Saturday morning was -11. Last year’s lowest low was -13, to put that in to perspective. Saturday’s high was -1, which approaches a record set in the 1800s! In the overnight, clouds will increase and light snow will develop later Sunday morning. Wind chill will decrease a bit.
Thousands Expected To Sing 'Clouds' At MOA Thousands of people are expected to gather at the Mall of America to mark the anniversary of the debut of a song written by a Minnesota teen who died of cancer. Zach Sobiech was 18 when he died from osteosarcoma in May.
Lauren's Science Corner: Hole Punch CloudsNo, it’s not a UFO or the onset of the apocalypse…it’s a hole punch cloud, an usual and mysterious sight to witness. Hole punch clouds, which are also called canal clouds, were spotted in the skies over the Twin Cities on Sunday and again Tuesday. WCCO-TV viewers in Minneapolis, Blaine, Chaska, and Mahtomedi captured photos of this rare and intriguing phenomenon.
‘Clouds’ Creator Honored Posthumously With Dream Maker Award A Minnesota teen who recently died after a battle with cancer was honored Saturday night in Minneapolis. Zach Sobiech's hit song “Clouds” went viral after he released it on YouTube.
Zach Sobiech's Family Gives 'U' $568K CheckDuring Saturday's Gopher football game, the family of Zach Sobiech gave the University of Minnesota a check for $568,000 on behalf of their son.
Zach Sobiech’s Parents Reflect As His Stillwater Classmates GraduateStillwater High School's Class of 2013 walked the stage at Roy Wilkins Auditorium in downtown St. Paul to receive their diplomas Saturday night without one of its brightest stars. Zach Sobiech was diagnosed with a deadly form of bone cancer. Through his positive outlook, he tried to live life as normal as possible. Sadly, Zach died two weeks before graduation.
Zach Sobiech's LegacyA life, and a song that continues to inspire millions.