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St. Paul Mothers Share Wisdom To Beat Summer HeatEven under these clouds, kids came out for their swim lessons, and of course, jumping in the pool is a reliable way to keep cool.
Enter Pet Haven's Spokescat & Spokesdog Photo ContestPet Haven has teamed up with Dual Citizen Brewing for the Rescue Brew Spokescat and Spokesdog photo contest.
WineFest No. 25: A Toast to Children's Health"WineFest No. 25: A Toast to Children's Health," on July 31, supports children's health research, education, and care at M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital.
How To Help Dress For Success Twin CitiesA Twin Cities nonprofit that helps women build their future, is rebuilding itself after a fire.
Sheep Help Restore Native Prairie Habitat On Waseca Solar FarmA new idea is blending energy and agriculture to power some of our neighbor's homes.
Charges: Accused Stalker Purposely Crashed Stolen SUV Into Family's Home In Alleged Racist AttackA Minnesota couple says they know why a stranger targeted their family, but that doesn't make it any easier.
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Mothers Create Podcast For Others Who've Lost A Child To SuicideTwo mothers who met during a difficult time turned their heartache into help for someone else. Toni Plante and Dr. Nora Flom started a podcast called "Totally Got Out of Bed." The phrase was their response when people asked how they were doing after losing their children to suicide.
Terrance Franklin Killing: BCA Says It Won't Investigate Deadly 2013 Minneapolis Police Shooting"Our office received the letter from the BCA and are disappointed with their response. At this time, we are evaluating our options," the Hennepin County Attorney's Office said in a statement Tuesday afternoon.
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Family Asks For Help To Evacuate Minneapolis Boy, 11, From East African HospitalAn 11-year-old Minneapolis boy is fighting for his life in an East African hospital, and his family is working to raise funds to evacuate him to the Twin Cities so he can receive better treatment.
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Neighbors Band Together To Help Princeton Family After Home ExplosionFire and gas crews left the scene nearly 24 hours after surrounding a pile of blackened belongings on Princeton’s 8th Avenue.
Recipe: Summer Stir FryMorgan Baum from Clay Coyote shared this recipe for Summer Stir Fry with WCCO Mid-Morning viewers.
'The Most Kind-Hearted Young Man': Family Speaks Out After 19-Year-Old Killed In Forklift AccidentTheir questions revolve around the forklift James Stanback was operating, and what kind of training he had. What is clear is the type of young man he was.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links: July 24, 2021Here are links to the topics that Jennifer Mayerle and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday Morning.
Camp Empowers Young Women To Fight ViolenceA group of girls is taking on the fight against violence with grit and grace.
Family Identifies Menards Employee Killed In Forklift Accident As 19-Year-Old James StanbackFamily has identified the Golden Valley Menards employee who was killed on the job Thursday morning as 19-year-old James Stanback.
'Rise & Shine': Author Michelle Perdue Launches New Book
Minneapolis, Hennepin Co. Announce Cooling Options For Homeless During Heat WaveThe city of Minneapolis says it's providing extra resources to help get those experiencing homelessness out of the heat.
Twin Cities Summer Jam Returns To Shakopee's Canterbury Park“I really think anything that brings us back together right now is so sorely needed, that festivals like Twin Cities Summer Jam is gonna be a healing thing. It has been for me already this year,” Chris Hawley said.
Minnesota's #1 Favorite Junk Food Is ...National Junk Food Day was this week, and a Google search trends study found that donuts, pie and ice cream are the most popular junk foods nationwide.
For Artists From Around The World, A Tower In Southern Minnesota Is Creative LaboratoryJust off of Highway 61 is a tower with quite a view. From the first step to the top is 115 feet. There’s no WiFi, no air conditioning, no cable, but you get by. The site is called the Anderson Center at Tower View. And it’s where artists from around the world come and stay for weeks on end.
Vaccinated Versus Unvaccinated, Experts Give Advice To Those Visiting The Minnesota State FairClimbing cases among the unvaccinated are raising concerns about Minnesota's battle against a highly-contagious form of COVID-19.
Doctor Warns Poor Air Quality Can Have Deadly Consequences For High-Risk PeopleFine particle levels in northern Minnesota are considered very unhealthy for everyone. Heavy smoke will remain in the area through Wednesday.
MPCA's Air Quality Index AppMinnesota Pollution Control Agency's app has real-time air quality conditions for your area.
Hustle And Bustle Returning To Downtown Minneapolis Streets With Aquatennial CelebrationsDowntown Minneapolis was buzzing Wednesday night with the return of a decades-long tradition.
Where Do Golf Terms Come From?It's all eyes on the Twin Cities this week as golfers and fans from around the world get ready to watch the 3M Open on Thursday.
Sunflower Field Planted In Honor Of Buffalo Clinic Shooting Victims Starts To Bloom“It’s almost like she’s still here, and this is just representing that hope that she always was there to help and guide, and nurture us along," Donnie Overbay said.