Jennifer Mayerle

Group Works To Keep Disability Lawsuits From Bankrupting Small BusinessesAction is being taken to stop an attorney suing small businesses around Minnesota. The suits claim discrimination against people with disabilities, But experts close to the cases claim the attorney seeks a payday through a settlement.
Good Question: Why Do We Pay ATM Fees? reports ATM fees have increased by 4 percent over the last year. Minneapolis-St. Paul is tied for the 6th highest ATM fees in the country, with an average of $4.71 per transaction. So why do consumers pay a fee to get cash?
For One Minnesota Man, Crisis In Syria Hits Close To HomeOsamah Aldoubal is married to a Minnesotan. His parents and extended family live in the southern part of Syria. He fears for their safety daily, and for his sister who just had a baby.
Teen Accused Of Plotting To Bomb School Pleads Guilty To Explosives ChargeThe teenager accused of planning to bomb his school, to kill as many students as possible and his parents, took an unexpected plea deal Friday.
Minneapolis Teen Charged As Adult In Beating Death Of ToddlerThe teenager who admitted to stomping and kicking his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, killing her, will now stand trial as an adult. Eighteen-year-old Cody Feran-Baum was 17 when he was accused in the beating death of Sophia O'Neill. He was babysitting O'Neill in June at his grandparents' Minneapolis home while his girlfriend was away. The toddler died while in his care.
After Devastating Fire, Dorset Restaurants Will Need New Blood To RebuildThe town of Dorset was put on the map when a 3-year-old became mayor, but it has long been visited by people around the state who travel to the Restaurant Capitol of the World.
Somali Community Program Key Tool In Fight Against ISISThere is no denying there is a terror recruitment problem in Minnesota. A problem made evident by the guilty plea of a teenager on Wednesday.
Brooklyn Park Officer Recovering After Falling Through Ceiling A Brooklyn Park Police officer is in the hospital with very serious head injuries after falling through an attic floor Tuesday night.
Good Question: How Does Our State Fair Stack Up?Each year since 1885, families have come out to the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Last year, the fair had record-breaking attendance. There are other state celebrations across the country. So how does our fair compare? Good Question.
Police: Teen Bruised In Abduction Attempt Outside State FairSt. Paul Police say that a 17-year-old girl was almost abducted after she left work at the Minnesota State Fair. According to police, the incident happened at about 9 p.m. Thursday near the east side of Snelling Avenue at Arlington Avenue.
WCCO's Jennifer Mayerle Shares Unforgettable Story Of Katrina SurvivorAs we reflect on the 10-year anniversary of our nation's worst natural disaster, one of our own shares her story. WCCO reporter Jennifer Mayerle captured one man's heartache during Hurricane Katrina, and his determination to keep a promise to his late wife
Media Organizations Speak Up In Jesse Ventura Defamation CaseThere's a new twist in the ongoing saga involving Jesse Ventura's defamation case.