WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Winter Break

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Extreme Cold Causes Few Delays As Students Return From Break

The first day back to school for many Minnesota kids is a cold one. Several school districts, including Anoka-Hennepin, Minneapolis and St. Paul started back up on Wednesday after a couple weeks of break and then two historically cold days.

01/08/2014

(credit: CBS)

Plenty Of Fun Activities For These Subzero Days

The chilly temperatures are keeping many Minnesotans indoors during this winter break. Families might be feeling a little stir crazy, but there are several activities out there happening around town to keep the kids busy. For a taste of the tropics, many are flocking to the Como Park Conservatory in St. Paul, where it’s often 75 degrees and humid.

12/30/2013

Miami Beach - Credit Thinkstock

Best Long Weekend Trips For College Students

Cancun, Mexico, Las Vegas and South Beach Miami are among the best long weekend trips for college students.

10/29/2013

(credit: CBS)

Winter Break Without The ‘Winter’ Activities For Kids

The warm weather — and the lack of snow — are definitely affecting what we usually call winter break.

12/26/2011

(credit: CBS)

‘U’ Turning Down The Heat To Save Money Over Break

It promises to be a chilly Christmas break at the University of Minnesota. That’s because the University will be turning down the heat in most buildings to save money.

12/23/2010

university, minnesota, logo, gophers

U Of Minn. Campuses To Shut Down Over Winter Break

The University of Minnesota plans to shut down its campuses statewide over the winter break in a cost-cutting move.

12/02/2010