Kids who avoid scary situations are more likely to have anxiety problems.
Many metro school districts, and even many more rural ones, called off school for the day.
A Minneapolis man is being recognized by Mayor RT Rybak for his efforts to get kids off the streets and back in school.
Kids play out scenes from the Oscar contenders takes on the new champ!
A mother from Arizona has spent the last two years exposing what she calls a hidden health problem at indoor playgrounds. Now, she’s working with a lawmaker in Minnesota and hopes to get a similar law passed in St. Paul this session.
A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health finds that more than one half of the state’s third graders experienced tooth decay.
A 36-year-old man was arrested Saturday, after police say he was driving drunk with children in the car.
A small town in Hennepin County has been named the best place to raise kids in the state.
A 55-year-old woman is behind bars Monday after she allegedly left two kids, ages 2 and 3, alone inside a cold car while she drank alcohol.
A South Dakota woman has been charged with neglect after reportedly kicking five children out of her home and into subzero temperatures over the weekend.
Remember when the best way to keep your kids safe on the internet was to make sure the computer was in a common area? Now, kids can carry the Internet in their pockets and keep moving to social networks many parents don’t even know about. So, how can parents keep up?
When it comes to Minnesota’s best indoor play area, it was a very close vote, with Eagles Nest in New Brighton barely getting edged out by Edina’s Edinborough Park.
A new study shows there should be a limit to how much milk children drink.
Is today’s challenger a real video, OR FAKE? Click the link above to see the video and view the smackdown!
A Wisconsin judge has ordered that a father is not allowed to have any more kids.
We put Brendan’s son in a JibJab. You gotta check it out.
Vikings players are no strangers to working out and staying active. After all, that’s how they earn a living. But on Tuesday, one of them went to school to help spread the fitness gospel.
A study in the journal Pediatrics found that the rate of inflatable bounce house injuries has skyrocketed from 5,300 emergency room visits in 2008 to more than 11,000 visits in 2010.
The day before the long holiday weekend, WCCO visited the first-graders at Battle Creek Environmental Magnet School to learn what they’re thankful for this holiday season.
There is now a safety alert out for those laundry detergent packets we warned you about Monday night.
Spring and summer sports are now long gone for kids. One of the toughest things about winters is keeping kids active, especially in cold weather.
An adorable 4 year old chimes in about the election on today’s Smack Down! Click the link above to see the funny video and vote!
Just because it’s getting colder, it doesn’t mean you should put the kids’ swimsuits away. There’s a new swim school open in the Twin Cities that focuses on kids.
A teacher in El Paso, TX had 4th-graders draw the 9/11 attacks in class. What was this teacher thinking? See the pictures here.
A young boy has a new take on an old classic. Check out the story and video of Easton Jarrett.