After 3 Crashes, Officials Work To Educate Public On Green Line SafetyThe Metro Green Line is not even up and running yet and there has already been three accidents during practice runs on the rail. St. Paul and Metro Transit officers say that is a problem.
Dayton: I'm Ultimately Responsible If MNsure Fails Gov. Mark Dayton declined to say Thursday whether he asked for the resignation of the former CEO of Minnesota's health insurance exchange, adding that he ultimately feels responsible for the success or failure of the venture. Dayton was asked several times at a news conference if he pushed for the exit of April Todd-Malmlov, who resigned Tuesday as executive director of MNsure. Dayton said he wouldn't comment on his role but noted he had grown increasingly vocal in recent days about his concern with problems that continue to plague the exchange, even as coverage is set to kick in on Jan. 1.
Did Walgreens Fix Pricing Problems After 'CCO Story?There are noticeable changes at Minnesota's largest drugstore chain after WCCO uncovered pricing problems at stores across the Twin Cities but some customers are now questioning Walgreens in-store savings program.
In Minn., A Serious Push To Tackle Problem BridgesTwo bridges that, for now, span the Mississippi River side by side are more than just old and new crossings of the heavily traveled Highway 61 in Hastings. They are symbols of an aggressive push in Minnesota to deal with deteriorating bridges after an eye-opening tragedy.
MN's Royce White Still Pushing Mental Illness AwarenessRoyce White has had one interesting basketball journey. It starts with a storied year at Iowa State, a first round pick who never played in his rookie season. White's back home for a break, as he's just been traded from Houston to Philadelphia.
Rick Adelman's Return Hinges On Wife's HealthIt's the first question that needs to be answered in the Timberwolves' offseason -- will Rick Adelman return as head coach?
Parents Angry Over Mpls. School Board Cutting All-Day KindergartenA group of parents let the Minneapolis School Board have it on Friday. They are not happy about plans to do away with all-day kindergarten at Kenny Elementary School, as many of the district's schools will be losing hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Gov. Dayton Lashes Out At Chamber Of CommerceGov. Mark Dayton told hundreds of state business leaders on Wednesday he's not backing down from a plan to raise taxes on high income Minnesotans.
Sen. Franken Talks Mental Health Issues From Snowy Nation's CapitolSenator Al Franken called in to the WCCO Morning News on Wednesday from snowy Washington DC.
Outrage Over New Comcast Fee Hike Has Politicians, Regulators InvolvedA notice from Comcast -- also known as XFINITY -- of a new fee is prompting outrage and confusion.
Esme's Blog: Helping South HighIn the aftermath of Thursday's Minneapolis South High brawl involving more than 200 students, everyone from the police, to students, to school administrators agree it could have been so much worse.
South High RiotsA student group at South High is working on race relations at the school. Learn more about them.