MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The year 2015 brought us many memorable stories, and many stories that we’d probably like to forget. Here is a list of the top 20 most-read stories from WCCO.com in 2015, along with links to the original stories.

  1. Delta: Pilot Locked Out Of Cockpit In Flight From MN To Las Vegas (Jan. 29)
  2. Family Accused Of Cyber Bullying Apologizes For Dad’s Reaction (Jan. 23)
  3. Police: 6-Year-Old’s Hanging Death Suicide Or Accident (Jan. 15)
  4. Parents Question Choice To Sing ‘Allahu Akbar’ At Holiday Concert (Dec. 17)
  5. Black Lives Matter Chant Called ‘Disgusting’ By Police Leader (Aug. 30)
  6. Black Lives Matter Protesters Arrested After Shutting Down I-94 In Minneapolis (Nov. 16)
  7. Reality Check: Trip To Pluto Cost Less Than Vikings Stadium (July 15)
  8. Man Pleads Guilty To Ejaculating Into Co-Worker’s Coffee (April 2)
  9. US Fish & Wildlife Service Investigating Killing Of Cecil The Lion (July 30)
  10. Woman Allegedly Left Neighbors ‘The Children Look Delicious’ Notes (Oct. 21)
  11. Court Documents: Annandale Man, 52, Named Suspect In Wetterling Case (Oct. 29)
  12. Police: Chaska Man Bit Off Girlfriend’s Ear, Beheaded Her Cat (Jan. 29)
  13. Answers Tough To Find After Cyclist Hit By Chunk Of Concrete (Aug. 9)
  14. 12 BLM Demonstrators Arrested After MOA, MSP Protests (Dec. 23)
  15. Secret Aerial FBI Program Uncovered By 23-Year-Old Journalist (June 2)
  16. Minnesota Zoo Grizzly Shatters Glass Pane Of Enclosure With Rock (July 6)
  17. 2 Lakeville Girls Missing Since 2013 Found At Farm (Nov. 18)
  18. Charges: Wis. Woman Was Using Facebook Before Crash That Killed 3 Kids (March 5)
  19. Police: Video Shows Missing U Of M Student Going Into River (March 30)
  20. Sheriff: Ramsey Co. Deputy Caught On Camera Abusing K-9 (June 26)