Best Minnesota Mountain Biking SpotsLocal adventurers who like the feel of their wheels spinning over rugged terrain are in luck. We’ve scoped out some of the top spots for mountain biking statewide so you don’t have to.
Goin' To The Lake: Brainerd Lakes Area (Day 2)WCCO's summer road trip continues for the second week, and this time we're Goin' to the Lake in the Brainerd area with Mike Augustyniak, Natalie Nyhus and Chad Hartman!
Crosby Bed & Breakfast Owner Faces 52 Tax-Related Criminal ChargesThe owner of a Crosby bed and breakfast faces a slew of tax-related criminal charges after allegedly knowingly failing to file income tax returns among other crimes.
Critics Challenge Minnesota's New Home Care UnionA federal Appeals Court in St. Paul Wednesday heard arguments challenging a Minnesota law that helped create a union representing home care workers.
Man Beats The Odds After ATV Crash Leaves Serious Brain InjuriesIt has now been one year since a young Crosby man's mom got the call. There had been an ATV accident near the North Dakota oil rig where he was working.
Crosby Man Killed In Fatal Rollover On Hwy 169A 55-year-old Crosby man is dead after rollover crash in Aitkin, Minnesota Thursday morning, according to the state patrol. The accident happened at about 11:20 a.m. on Highway 169. Thomas Considine, who was driving a Chevy Silverado, was killed in the crash.
Goin’ To The (Frozen) Lake: Wahkon On Mille Lacs (Day 2)Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer are braving the frigid weather and getting out to Minnesota's lovely, ice-covered lakes every Thursday and Friday until the middle of February. On Jan. 17, the duo headed out to the Mille Lacs town of Wahkon, which is about 90 miles north of the Twin Cities. Frank and Chris say Wahkon reminds them a little of Dorset, which they visited last spring, because of its tiny population and growing reputation for food. There are four restaurants all on about a one-block stretch!
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Bike Trail: Cuyuna LakesWhat's Minnesota's best bike trail? WCCO viewers voted and the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike and State Trail, located near Brainerd, came out on top. "When you're on the mountain bike trails and you come around a corner on one of those trails and there's this mine lake down below -- crystal clear blue that looks like the Caribbean -- I mean it's so spectacular," Jenny Smith said.
Husband, Wife Killed After Motorcycle Crashes Into TruckFor the second time in less than a week, a husband and wife have been killed in a motorcycle accident in Minnesota. Authorities said the recent crash happened in Crow Wing County Road near Crosby.
27-Year-Old Man Missing Near CrosbyThe Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a 27-year-old man who has been missing from his residence near Crosby since last week.
Authorities Search For Missing Crosby ManThe Crow Wing County Sheriff’s office is asking for the public’s help in finding a 27-year-old Crosby man. Twenty-seven-year-old Jesse Larson has been missing since last Thursday night, when he left his parents’ home in his vehicle with two dogs. The vehicle and one of the dogs were located on his parents’ property on Prushek Road in Crosby.
Bill Aims To Back State Off On Chili Cook-OffsCrosslake citizens say unnecessary health regulations have hurt their annual chili cook-off, and a state lawmaker has the fix.