Sheriff: Garbage Truck Knocks Down Power Lines, Catches FireKandiyohi County residents were evacuated from their homes after a sanitation truck overturned onto a high voltage power pole Monday.
Family Mourns Loss Of Boy, 5, After ATV AccidentA 5-year-old boy who was critically injured after crashing an all-terrain vehicle in west-central Minnesota has died of his injuries.
Sheriff: 5-Year-Old In Critical Condition After ATV CrashA 5-year-old Spicer, Minn. boy is in critical condition after crashing an ATV on Saturday, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office.
Husband, Wife Struck And Killed Along Highway MedianA husband and wife who were hit and killed on a Kandiyohi County road following a crash Wednesday night. The Minnesota State Patrol says 71-year-old Glenyce Gulbranson was driving a Volvo station wagon that collided with a Chevy Impala at the intersection of Highway 23 and North Shore Drive near Spicer just before 7:30 p.m.
Wander Minnesota: Festivals And Events In December (Week 3)It's almost Christmas, but there's still plenty of festivities to check out all around Minnesota.
Best Winter Festivals In MinnesotaCelebrate the chill this winter!
27-Year-Old Arrested After Fleeing Police In Stolen CarA St. Cloud man was arrested early Saturday after he led police on a high-speed chase in a stolen car. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, around 1:50 a.m. officers attempted to stop a 2006 Saturn as it entered the city of Spicer for driving at speeds greater than 70 mph on southbound Highway 23.
Wander Minnesota: December Festivities (Part 4)We're coming down the home stretch, but there's still plenty to do.
Storms Soak Southern Minnesota Southern Minnesota got hit the hardest Monday by severe thunderstorms as rains fell across the majority of the state. In Spicer, near Willmar, Minn., high winds tore docks on Green Lake apart. "Last couple of hours been pretty hectic. I mean there is a lot of lightning thunder," Trent Churchil, of Fairbault, said.
Goin’ To The Lake: Frank & Chris Visit Willmar Lakes Area (Day 2) Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer continued their adventures in the Willmar Lakes Area Friday, enjoying the gorgeous 80-degree weather. It was part of our Goin’ To The Lake: All Summer Long event, in which the familiar faces of WCCO-TV and WCCO Radio will hit the road every week to explore and celebrate lake country.
Goin’ To The Lake: Frank & Chris Visit Willmar Lakes Area (Day 1)In previous years, WCCO-TV has gone to lakeside cities in Minnesota and western Wisconsin in week-long trips. But this year, WCCO-TV reporters and anchors, along with your favorites from WCCO Radio, will be making trips every week to lakes around the state until the start of The Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Finding Minnesota: Spicer’s Ice CastlesFor a small town of little more than a thousand people, <a href="http://spicermn.com/" target="_blank">Spicer</a> can make big things happen in the winter.