Bud Kraehling, who served as meteorologist for WCCO-TV for 47 years of his five-decades-long career in broadcasting, died Wednesday evening from cancer at the age of 96.
If the moon looks a little bigger and brighter to you these days, you’re right. WCCO Radio Meteorologist Mike Lynch explains the so-called “supermoon” phenomenon. “The ‘supermoon’ is a term that comes from astrology, not astronomy,” Lynch said.
If there’s one thing that Minnesotan’s love to talk about, it’s the weather. That interest in rain, snow, and everything in between, has helped us build our Weather Watcher network: More than 500 viewers telling WCCO what’s happening in their neighborhoods.
WCCO-TV is launching a new, hour-long Sunday morning local newscast from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m., beginning September 9. WCCO-TV anchor/reporter Esme Murphy will team up with meteorologist Matt Brickman to host WCCO-TV 4 News Sunday Morning at 6 a.m., in addition to WCCO-TV 4 News Sunday Morning at 10:30 a.m.
Meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Chanhassen say the weekend storms have probably eliminated the drought in many areas of the state due to an unusually dry winter, which threatened lake levels and crop irrigation.
Clean up is underway in parts of the Midwest after violent and deadly storms killed nearly 40 people in five states including a toddler that was found thrown into a field and later died.
The haze that you can see in parts of the Twin Cities metro area Friday afternoon is coming from up north, according to a meteorologist.
Back in 1977, Saturday Night Fever was on the big screen, Dave Moore was delivering the news on the little one and a young meteorologist named Mike Fairbourne was driving cross-country from Oregon, with his wife Peggy, and four young kids in the car.