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Twin Cities Couple Says ‘I Do’ On WCCO-TV Rooftop

Wedding bells were ringing on the WCCO-TV rooftop Saturday afternoon. Heather Eckman and Alexander LaCroix tied the knot Saturday on the WCCO rooftop despite the hot and humid conditions.

08/15/2015

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Former ‘CCO Sports Reporter R.J. Fritz Battling Stomach Cancer

Longtime WCCO sports personality Ralph Jon Fritz is battling a terminal stomach cancer. “This is, without a doubt, the most difficult email I have ever sent,” he said in a note addressed to colleagues and friends earlier this week.

04/23/2015

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Former WCCO-TV Film Editor Claude Heisch Dies

WCCO-TV is remembering former film editor Claude Heisch, who passed away last week at the age of 89. Heisch was born in Enghien Les Bains, France, and moved to the United States in 1950 after working as a photographer with the French military.

04/23/2015

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WCCO Helps Donate Big Check To Gillette Children’s Specialty

WCCO-TV was happy to be a part of a big donation for Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare Friday morning. WCCO general manager Brien Kennedy handed over the big check on behalf of WCCO-TV, “Wheel of Fortune” and Walmart.

03/20/2015

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PODCAST PAGE: 10-27-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee!

Monday Morning QB with Dave Lee…listen back to portions of the show by clicking the link above.

10/27/2014

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Matt Brickman, Kim Johnson Join WCCO This Morning

WCCO-TV has announced today that Matt Brickman and Kim Johnson will join Jason DeRusha and Jamie Yuccas on WCCO 4 News This Morning, Minnesota’s most-watched morning newscast.

08/20/2014

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WCCO At The Minnesota State Fair

This year at the Great Minnesota Get-Together, WCCO-TV is once again putting your meteorology skills to the test. This year’s theme is all about weather and our amazing weather team.

08/15/2014

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WCCO-TV Booth Schedule At The Minnesota State Fair

A full schedule of the WCCO-TV booth at the Minnesota State Fair.

08/15/2014

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‘It’s Getting Too Dangerous’: Longtime 911 Dispatchers Call For Change

When WCCO-TV first exposed 911 calls going unanswered in Minneapolis, the city told us there wasn’t a problem. Leaders pointed to an average answer time of around 8 seconds, as proof the system is working. But when we obtained call records after weeks of asking, we found certain times of day had much longer waits.

04/29/2014

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Rosen, DeRusha & ‘CCO TV Cited Among City Pages’ ‘Best Of’

Once again, members of the WCCO team have been honored for being among the best things in the Twin Cities, according to City Pages’ annual survey.

04/15/2014

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Weather Watcher Jingle Helping Kids In The Classroom

By now you’ve probably heard our Weather Watcher jingle. What you might not know is that the cheerful tune has become an important lesson for some students at Green Central School in Minneapolis.

02/04/2014

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After 40 Years, A Christmas Story Now Has An Ending

She’s been waiting 40 years for an ending to her story. And on Thursday night, it finally came. On Christmas Day, we shared Jan DeVries’ plea.

12/26/2013

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WCCO-TV Brings The Past To New Heights With The Weather Watcher

WCCO-TV’s downtown Minneapolis location will now feature one of the city’s most unique rooftop spaces with a highly visible exclamation point provided by a new landmark that is reminiscent of a local icon that was destroyed in a Thanksgiving Day fire 31 years ago.

11/15/2013

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Meet WCCO-TV Personalities At The State Fair

You can get a chance to meet some of your favorite WCCO-TV personalities out at the fair.

08/15/2013

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Don Shelby Says He’s Not Running For Congress

Former WCCO TV anchor Don Shelby has made it official: He’s not running for Congress against third term Republican incumbent Erik Paulsen.

08/09/2013

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WCCO & Partners Raise More Than $180,000 For Sandy Victims

Minnesotans opened up their checkbooks Thursday to help Superstorm Sandy victims on the East Coast.

11/08/2012

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WCCO-TV Takes Home 12 Emmy Awards

WCCO-TV was awarded 12 Emmys at the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Awards gala held Saturday at the State Theater in Minneapolis.

09/29/2012

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WCCO-TV Adding More Local News To Sunday Mornings

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.

09/05/2012

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WCCO 4 At The Fair: Day 6

It’s military appreciation day at the State Fair and there was a lot of great stuff featured at the WCCO Booth.

08/28/2012

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WCCO Partners With ‘CBS Buzz Tour’ At Minnesota State Fair

WCCO-TV is partnering with the “CBS Buzz Tour” at the Minnesota State Fair Friday, Aug. 24 and Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

08/22/2012

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WCCO-TV Booth Schedule At The Minnesota State Fair

A full schedule of the WCCO-TV booth at the Minnesota State Fair.

08/21/2012

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Scott Riley Named WCCO-TV Local Sales Manager

Scott Riley has been named Local Sales Manager for WCCO-TV, it was announced today by Tom Bourassa, WCCO-TV Director of Sales. Riley has been the National Sales Manager for the station for the past year and a half. In his new position, he will oversee the day-to-day operations of the WCCO-TV local sales team. The promotion is effective immediately.

07/20/2012

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WCCO-TV 4 News Is #1 At 5 a.m., 6 a.m., Noon, 5 p.m., 6 p.m. And 10 p.m.

WCCO 4 News is the most-watched local newscast in total viewers, Monday through Friday at 5 a.m., 6 a.m., 12 noon, 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m., according to the May 2012 Nielsen ratings results, it was announced today by Brien Kennedy, WCCO-TV Vice President and General Manager.

05/24/2012

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WCCO Featured In Mpls. St. Paul Magazine’s 40th Anniversary Issue

Minneapolis-St. Paul Magazine is celebrating 40 Years. Part of their 40th anniversary issue features 40 lists to celebrate what the magazine says “ties us all together” as a community.

04/27/2012

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Minnesotans Make WCCO-TV The Market’s Most-Watched Station

More Minnesotans choose WCCO-TV for local news and information than any other station in the market.

03/01/2012

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