Strong Pushback After Suggestion That District Pre-Approve Prom DressesDebate over a dress code for prom in one Minnesota town is raising eyebrows across the state.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Lefse In MinnesotaWhether you're from Norway or Minnesota, chances are you know what lefse is. The thin potato bread is a Norwegian Christmas tradition. So, just in time for the holiday, WCCO tasked Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield to find the very best.
Best Easter Day Events In MinnesotaHop on over to any of these great Easter Day events!
Multiple Cities Fight Long Prairie Salvage Yard FireFirefighters from several departments responded to a fire at a salvage yard in Long Prairie, Minn. Friday morning, according to city officials. The city says workers at Hwy 27 Auto Salvage were cutting off a fuel tank from a vehicle when it ignited at about 10:50 a.m.
Goin' To The Lake: Matt & Kim Visit Osakis (Day 2) Matt Brickman and Kim Johnson celebrated Independence Day in a lake-side town in the heart of Minnesota's cabin country, Osakis. The day prior, the two enjoyed Minnesota-made whiskey, fishing for walleye and getting ice cream at the town's go-to spot, Tip Top Dairy Bar. On Friday, Matt and Kim got to be part of the community's Fourth of July celebrations.
Goin’ To The Lake: Matt & Kim Visit Osakis (Day 1) It's the first week of July, and WCCO is Goin' To The Lake! This week, Matt Brickman and Kim Johnson headed a few hours northwest of the metro to Osakis, Minn. The town sits on Lake Osakis, and it's in the heart of cabin country -- about 10 miles east of Alexandria.
Osakis Murderer Sentenced; Widower Calls For Punishment ReformWidower Mike Fortenberry says the murder of his wife is proof that harsher punishments are needed against career criminals. Last year, Mike's wife, Diane, a mother of two, stopped at home over lunch to leg her dog out.
Police: Man Killed Ex, Self In Western Minnesota Police believe a 51-year-old man killed his former girlfriend before committing suicide in western Minnesota last week.
Police: Woman Killed, Man Found Dead In Alexandria Authorities are investigating after they found a man and woman, who seemed to know each other, both death within days of each other.
Man Charged With Murder In Osakis Woman's DeathA man has been charged with murder after a woman went home to let her dog out in Osakis and was killed by an intruder in her home.
Arrest In Osakis Woman's DeathPolice made an arrest in the case of a 51-year-old murdered after discovering intruders inside her home.
Osakis Woman Killed After Coming Home To IntrudersAuthorities say a 51-year-old woman was murdered Friday after returning home from lunch and discovering intruders inside her home.