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Finding Minnesota: Bassett Creek Kayaker Shares Hidden GemIn this week’s Finding Minnesota, John Lauritsen shows us why the creek has become an urban adventure for kayakers.
'A Champion Of Those On The Outside': Jim Klobuchar, Who Spent Decades As Star Tribune Columnist, Has Died At 93Jim Klobuchar, a Minnesota journalist who spent over three decades as a columnist with the Star Tribune, died Wednesday. He was 93 years old.
Missing St. Paul Man Who Recently Suffered Stroke Found DeadThe St. Paul Police Department said 73-year-old You Houa Thao was found dead around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in a wooded area near the 1500 block of Jackson Street.
Recipe: Grilled Halibut Rolls With Peppadew Herb SalsaMelissa Jaeger, Hy-Vee Registered Dietitian, shared this recipe for Grilled Halibut Rolls with Peppadew Herb Salsa.
37 Million Expected To Travel This Memorial Day WeekendThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended that unvaccinated people delay travel until they are vaccinated.
Get Answers To Your COVID Vaccine Questions
Climate 'Normals' Just Got Their Once-Per-Decade Update, With These Impacts In MinnesotaClimate normals are 30-year averages of temperature, rain and snow representing what is now considered normal for our ever-changing climate -- a normal that's just been recalculated.
Evereve Teams Up With Mallory Weggemann
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Monday Is National Clean Up Your Room DayTo help rooms spruce up, Mattel is launching a toy take-back program.
WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Mark Vande Hei, ISS Astronaut With Minnesota TiesMark Vande Hei told WCCO he has fond memories of Minnesota and that it prepared him for his life as an astronaut.
Plymouth Mom Donates Kidney To Infant Son With Rare Defect: 'He's Such A Happy Little Guy'"Special" probably isn't a strong enough word to describe this Mother's Day holiday for one Plymouth family.
'She's Like Me': Waconia Boy With Prosthetic Leg Gets Puppy Born Without PawLittle Marvel was the only puppy from her Litchfield litter born without a front right paw. But as Marielle Mohs reports, she was destined to belong to a home that needed her most
WCCO Saturday Night Interview: Mike Kojonen Talks Finances For Mother's DayErin Hassanzadeh covered a lot of ground tonight speaking with local financial professional Mike Kojonen.
Missing Person: Edina Police Seek Help Finding Douglas Paul SchroederDouglas Paul Schroeder, age 59, is being considered a missing person by the Edina Police Department.
WCCO Saturday Morning: May 8, 2021Here are links to topics Mike Augustyniak and Jennifer Mayerle covered on WCCO Saturday Morning: 
COVID Grief Network Honoring Lives Lost With 'Seasons Of Love' Tribute A unique grief network is helping young adults who've lost a loved one to COVID-19 find hope.
The Locket Sisters
Community Effort Seeks To Keep BIPOC License Tabs From ExpiringA community effort is focused on saving lives in Minnesota. The Minnesota Tab Renewal Fund launched Monday, May 3 in response to the killing of Daunte Wright.
Dudley Riggs’ Legacy: Relief Sessions Summer Concert Series
Firefly Sisterhood: Live Like It's Spring!
WCCO This Morning's Summer Camp Guide
Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine At Target, Get A $5 CouponTarget is offering offering guests and team members a $5 coupon when they receive a CVS at Target-administered COVID-19 vaccination.
DNR: 2 Bald Eagles Found Dead In Northern Minnesota Last MonthThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said the eagles were found in rural Blackduck on April 23.
Mother's Day Specials From Betty & Earl's
Cinco De Mayo: Jason DeRusha's Recommended Latino-Owned Mexican RestaurantsThe history of May 5 dates to 1862, when Mexico’s Army beat the French at the Battle of Puebla. Today, you can celebrate by visiting one of the terrific Latino-owned restaurants in the Twin Cities.
Spanish Immersion School For Kids
Families Taking One Last Skate Around St. Louis Park's Roller GardenFamilies are taking a final trip around a retro institution.
Minnesota State Fair Swaps Food Parade For Walk-Around 'Kickoff To Summer'Instead of last year’s food parade, this year the Minnesota State Fairgrounds will have a walk-around event dubbed the "Kickoff To Summer At The Fair."