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How Do Self-Driving Cars Work?Three Twin Cities engineers just took off for a special kind of cross-country trip.
'All Of That Is Love': Program Pairs Cancer Patients With Volunteer DriversThere's a unique way to support cancer patients who are in the thick of the battle.
Lawsuit Filed Against MPCA Over Water Gremlin Pollution InvestigationWater Gremlin and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency settled earlier this year.
Famous Dave's Special For WCCO Viewers
Hmong Farmers Feed Twin Cities Produce DemandOf the 17 families who currently tend the soil, they will grow roughly half of all produce that is sold in Twin Cities area farmers markets. In addition, their flowers, fruits and vegetables supply 144 area schools and many local institutions.
WCCO Guest Interview: Charlene's Dog Run Funds Neurotrauma ResearchWCCO's Liz Collin spoke with Dr. Uzma Samadani and Jan Guenther, the event director of Charlene's Dog Run (4:00). WCCO 4 News at 10 -- Aug. 18, 2019
St. Cloud State Committed Cross Country Runner Severely Injured In CrashA cross country star's collegiate dreams were drastically changed in an instant after a car crash on Aug. 1 in Forest Lake. Eighteen-year-old Jesse Overland survived, but was seriously hurt when a truck T-boned her car as she was turning into her driveway.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Aug. 17, 2019)It's almost always busy on Minnesota summer weekends, and this one is no exception.
Lino Lakes Program Uses Home Surveillance To Help Solve CrimeHomeowners or businesses with surveillance equipment sign up, creating a list of people ready to share what their cameras recorded if a crime happened nearby. People are asked to identify where their cameras are located and how long video is stored.
'Maybe He Can Have A Better Life': Girl, 11, Has Message For Driver Who Hit Her While Under InfluenceAfter brain surgery, 72 staples and a shaved head, Shianne Dean is offering some amazing grace.
Meet Gracie May, Our Pet Guest Of The WeekEvery Friday, we feature a special pet guest on WCCO 4 News At Noon. This week, the Animal Humane Society presents Gracie May.
'Friends' Hitting The Silver Screen For 25th Anniversary
Recipes: Budget-Friendly, Signature Cocktails By DrewFrom weddings to birthday bashes, these days no party is complete without a signature drink. Drew Atkin, of Bartending By Drew, shares some easy and budget-friendly drinks that will wow your crowd.
Minnesota State Baptist Convention
Recipe: Mediterranean Veggie FlatbreadHy-Vee registered dietitian Melissa Jaeger showed WCCO Mid-Morning viewers how to make a delicious Mediterranean Veggie Flatbread loaded with fresh seasonal produce.
This Year's Susan G. Komen 3-Day Will Be The Last In Twin CitiesWalkers will spend the weekend walking about 60 miles between the Twin Cities.
'My Baby Could Have Died': Marquell Johnson Charged In Drive-By Shooting That Injured 5-Year-Old Mpls. GirlA 27-year-old man has been charged in connection to the shooting of 5-year-old Jayda Holmes, who was shot in the foot while asleep in bed Monday.
Minnesota State Fair Free Park & Ride Info
The Magic Underground
2 Years After Sunday Liquor Sale Bill Passes, Tax Revenue Still LacklusterMinnesota now has two years of Sunday liquor sales under its belt, and the numbers are in.
WCCO's Mayoral Report Card For Minneapolis Mayor Jacob FreyBoth Minneapolis and St. Paul's mayors are halfway through their first terms, so we thought it would be a good time to see if they're making the grade.
Purple Ribbons In Little Earth Community Alert For Houses Supplied With NarcanLittle Earth trains its people on chest compression methods and Narcan use twice a year. They're training people who don't even live on their property, and children as young as 11 years old.
Lake Nokomis Beaches Remain Closed Over E. Coli ConcernsTwo popular beaches at Lake Nokomis remain closed due to E. coli in the water.
Kris Lindahl Real Estate Offers Scholarships To Real Estate ClassesMinnesota employers are trying creative ways to recruit new employees with the state unemployment rate staying so low. Kris Lindahl Real Estate is now offering scholarships for real estate classes.
WCCO's Mayoral Report Card For St. Paul Mayor Melvin CarterBoth Minneapolis and St. Paul's mayors are halfway through their first terms, so we thought it would be a good time to see if they're making the grade.
Minneapolis Man On Crusade To Reclaim Emotional Support Pigs From Animal ControlThe debate of whether or not Larry Johnson should get them back has been going on for months, a battle that started with a trip to the golf course.
Blue-Green Algae Blooms: Information & Where To Report Them
SMSC Wacipi Pow Wow
Study Ranks Minnesota Child Care 4th Most Expensive In USA new study from the Economic Policy Institute found the average annual cost of sending an infant to a day care center in Minnesota is $16,087.