Vikki Shoots For The Moon, Lands Among The Stars Thanks To MAWDuring our last Make-A-Wish miles drive we introduced you to Vikki. A 16 year old from Minneapolis who dreamed of going to Space Camp. Last summer, she got to go on her wish trip, so we caught up with her to hear all about it.
Make-A-Wish Minnesota Grants 5,000th Wish To Wild FanIt made for one very special day for a young hockey player, with the help of the Minnesota Wild.
Make-A-Wish Sends Twin Cities Teen To Space CampA Twin Cities teen will spend the next week fulfilling a lifelong dream.
Teen Cancer Survivor Starts Charity Food TruckA Twin Cities boy turned his Make-A-Wish into the opportunity to help others. Thirteen-year-old Lucas Hobbs is the founder of Chef Lucas Food, an organization that provides meals to pediatric cancer families.
Wishes In Flight: Gabe Recalls 'Awesome' Trip To Super Bowl 50Last February, Gabe, a then 12-year-old with Burkitt's Lymphoma, saw his wish come true. I had a chance to catch up with him after his trip to Super Bowl 50.
Young Hockey Player Takes On Cancer Fight Like AthleteFor Mitch Novak, life centers on baseball and hockey. Watching him now, you'd never know that the 15-year-old is fighting cancer.
Make-A-Wish Helps St. Paul Teen Learn Pastry Cooking In FranceMariah, 18, of St. Paul suffers from Cystic Fibrosis. She'll be traveling to Paris to fulfill her dream of being a Patisserie Chef.
Make-A-Wish Minnesota Sends Kids To The North PoleChristmas came early for some Minnesota children and their families Tuesday night. The children from Make-A-Wish Minnesota took a flight to the North Pole to see Santa.
Teen Celebrates Beating Cancer With Minnesota WildThe Minnesota Wild welcomed a new player Tuesday, but she has no experience on the ice. Bridget Villebrun, 18, spent the last year fighting Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. The Wild teamed up with Make-A-Wish Minnesota as part of "Hockey Fights Cancer" night to grant her wish of being with the team.
Alcohol Likely A Factor In Crash That Killed St. Paul FatherA family is mourning after a St. Paul father was killed by a drunk driver in Isanti County Thursday night. Thirty-one-year-old Michael Becker was driving north on Highway 65 at about 11 p.m. when another driver veered into his lane and hit him head-on.
Make-A-Wish Minnesota Severs Ties With Car Donation FoundationMake-A-Wish Minnesota has cut ties with a vehicle-donation charity that is being investigated by Minnesota's attorney general. Car Donation Foundation was accused last week of putting little money toward its advertised mission while steering millions to for-profit companies owned by the group's founders.
Minn. Attorney General Goes After Car Donation FoundationThe nation's largest nonprofit for car donations is accused of misleading the public about millions of dollars worth of donations. The Car Donation Foundation is accused of paying $36 million to two corporations owned by the executives who managed the charity between 2011 and 2014.