Watch WCCO 4 News Live: Click Here To Watch WCCO 4 News At 5

South Carolina

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker Says Haley Asked That He Not Talk About Confederate Flag

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he didn’t initially offer his opinion on whether the Confederate flag should be taken down from the Capitol grounds in South Carolina because Gov. Nikki Haley asked him to hold off speaking about it.

06/24/2015

(credit: Target Corp.)

Target Pulls Confederate Soldier Costume

Target Corporation has removed a Confederate officer costume from sales on its website in the aftermath of the murders at a black Charleston, South Carolina church last week.

06/23/2015

(credit: CBS)

Historic Confederate Flag In Minnesota Also Once Caused Debate

Gov. Nikki Haley called for the confederate flag to be moved from its post in front of the state house. As it turns out, back in Minnesota a different confederate flag is displayed from time to time.

06/22/2015

(credit: Lexington County)

Group Cited By S.C. Shooting Suspect Donated To Rep. Bachmann’s Campaign

The leader of a white supremacist group cited by Charleston church murder suspect Dylann Roof made $65,000 in donations to Republicans, including several to Republican presidential candidates, The Guardian newspaper reported Sunday night.

06/22/2015

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota Company Helping Churches Ramp Up Security

A Minnesota company has been following what happened in Charleston very closely.

06/19/2015

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota Holds Vigil To Mourn With Charleston

On Thursday night, people in Minnesota — and the rest of the country — tried to understand a massacre that happened in a church in South Carolina. Nine people were killed during bible study class.

06/18/2015

(credit: Lexington County)

White Gunman Caught In Killing Of 9 In Historic Black Church

An intense manhunt was underway Thursday for a young white man who joined a prayer meeting and then opened fire inside a historic black church in downtown Charleston, killing nine people, including the pastor. Authorities called it a hate crime.

06/18/2015

(credit: NOAA via Getty Images)

Tropical Storm Ana Starts Hurricane Season Early

Atlantic hurricane season doesn’t start officially until June 1, but this year we’ve already seen our first named storm.

05/14/2015

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Man Dead In Otter Tail County Rollover Crash

A South Carolina man is dead in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Otter Tail County. The crash happened shortly before 8 p.m. Friday on westbound Interstate 94 near Cascade Street.

03/20/2015

(credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Out-Of-Towners Shocked By Arctic Blast

As uncomfortable as Wednesday has been, most Minnesotans have seen temperatures like this before. But for some, it was unlike anything they’ve ever experienced. Moving from South Carolina to Minnesota was a bit of a shock to my system.

01/07/2015

jacksonsquare.jpg

Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.

05/13/2014

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Best Historic Vacations In The U.S.

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

(credit: CBS)

‘CCO’s Newest Reporter Recounts 1st Day In Minn. Snow

When you’re working or playing, you forget about the cold. Snow is relative, so is the temperature.

03/04/2013

Missing Soldier

26-Year-Old North Branch Veteran Missing

A 26-year-old veteran and North Branch-native has been missing from his home near Fort Jackson, S.C. since October 7.

10/13/2012

A woman holds a placard (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Advances War On Women

Republican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.

06/29/2012

(credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Dave Lee’s South Carolina Debate Review

There was a lively debate among Republican presidential candidates in South Carolina Monday night

01/17/2012

(credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bachmann Cancels Campaign Trip To S.C.

Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann is canceling her campaign trip to South Carolina after a dismal showing in the Iowa caucuses.

01/04/2012

(credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Bachmann, Perry Plan To Head South After Iowa Vote

Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann plan to make their next — and possibly last — stands in South Carolina instead of chasing the rest of the GOP presidential pack to New Hampshire.

01/01/2012

(credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Crowd Disrupts Bachmann Speech

About 30 Occupy Wall Street protesters interrupted a foreign policy speech by Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann in South Carolina.

11/10/2011

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Pawlenty Wants SC Presidential Primary Fee Refund

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has some buyer’s remorse after paying a $25,000 fee to compete in South Carolina’s first-in-the-South presidential primary.

10/14/2011

(credit: Stephen Morton/Getty Images)

GOP Candidates In SC Vow To Carry Tea-Party Banner

Pledging fidelity to the Constitution and vowing to carry the tea party’s banner to Washington, the Republicans chasing the GOP’s presidential nomination are pitching themselves as the strongest candidate to roll back four years of President Barack Obama’s tenure.

09/05/2011

(credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Bachmann: America Needs A Miracle

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann said Thursday that America needs a miracle to recover its economic footing and retain its position as leader of the world.

08/25/2011

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

2012 Contender Bachmann Seeks To Broaden Appeal

Republican Michele Bachmann is pushing to expand her base of support, and she’s doing it in subtle and not so subtle ways.

08/20/2011

more