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r.Cup Aims To Reduce Single-Plastic Waste At Concerts
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Dec. 7, 2019)Jennifer Mayerle and Mike Augustyniak covered a lot of ground in this week’s WCCO Saturday Morning show.
Pet Of The Week: LolaThe Animal Humane Society describes Lola as energetic and affectionate, saying that she'd thrive with someone who can keep her busy in a calm environment.
Santa Carlucci & Jenny Lynn Claus
Holiday Brunch Recipes From LuvafoodieMichelle Mazzara, owner of Luvafoodie, shared holiday recipes with WCCO viewers. Check them out below!
'She Tried To Get Out Of It': Family Of Raven Gant, Murdered By Boyfriend On Thanksgiving, Honor Her MemoryNew details reveal a Minneapolis woman was shot to death while trying to retrieve clothes from the home she used to share with her boyfriend.
'I Was Shocked': UW-Eau Claire Researchers Discover Microplastics In BWCAIn one single earthworm, researchers identified more than 80 microplastic bits.
New Yorkers Say Joey Nova's In Tonka Bay Has Real-Deal New York-Style PizzaThe humble strip mall location is nothing special, but Joey Nova's is nestled along the shores of Lake Minnetonka, near Mound, Wayzata, and Excelsior.
Smoke & Fear Linger After Deadly Fire At Minneapolis's Cedar High ApartmentsOne week after a deadly high-rise fire, residents say fear -- and the smell of smoke -- still linger.
PRISM Will Hold Emergency Toy Drive Over Lagging Holiday DonationsUntil this year, about 50% of PRISM's toy donations came from Toys for Tots, but last week that partnership ended.
Fuji Foods Recall Sushi, Salads Over Listeria ConcernsThe products are sold in 31 states, including Minnesota, at retailers like Trader Joe's and Walgreens.
'I Am In Control Of You': 4 Recent Minneapolis Murders Highlight Horrors Of Domestic AbuseThe headlines have been heartbreaking: Minnesota children as targets or witnesses of domestic violence.
Give To Kids Day At Children's Minnesota
'I Had To Do Something': Good Samaritan Revives Toddler After Head-On Crash With Suspected Drunk DriverFirst responders say a 2-year-old boy is alive thanks to a quick-thinking stranger.
The Minnesota High School All Star Game
New Minnesota History Center Exhibit Highlights Native American CommunitiesA new exhibit highlights the history and strength of the Native American communities of Minnesota.
St. Paul To Conduct Residential PlowDays after a storm blew through the metro area, Saint Paul Public Works announced they will plow residential streets on Tuesday, Dec. 3 and Wednesday, Dec. 4.
The 'Do's & Don'ts' Of Online Shopping To Avoid Being HackedExperts recommend using a credit card. If any unknown charges show up later, they can be contested, whereas debit cards don't have the same protection.
Online Donations Stacking Up For Victims Of Deadly Minneapolis High Rise FireThe People's Center launched a GiveMN campaign to help the victims of the deadly Cedar High Apartments fire -- and the response has been overwhelming.
Cedar-Riverside Community Gathers To Discuss Deadly Minneapolis High Rise FireA grieving community came together Friday afternoon to support the survivors of a deadly high rise fire.
'It’s Better To Ask Than Not To Ask': How To Help Loved Ones Who May Be Domestic Abuse VictimsMany of us will be around family and friends this holiday season -- making it a good time to check in on your loved ones.
Meet Our Pet Guest Of The Week, Kipper!Our Pet of the Week is Kipper, a 3.5 year old American Staffordshire Terrier, who came from one of our rescue partners.
Special Screening For '1917' With Rusty Gatenby At Showplace Icon, West End Theaters
5 Killed After Fire Breaks Out In Minneapolis High-Rise Building In Cedar-RiversideFive people are dead and another three are hospitalized after fire broke out at a 24-story high rise overnight in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.
Somalia Burial Planned For Minneapolis High-Rise Apt. Fire Victim A daughter of a woman who was killed in a fire at a Minneapolis public housing high-rise is making plans to hold her mother's funeral in Somalia.
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Did Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson 'Allow' Impeachment Hearings?An ad from the conservative American Action Network links Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson to the most liberal Democrats pushing impeachment.
Officials: Mpls. Building In Deadly Fire Was Days Away From InspectionAuthorities in Minneapolis are investigating the cause of a fire that killed five people Wednesday morning.
Snowstorm Leads To Dozens Of Flight Cancellations, Delays At Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is reporting dozens of cancelled and delayed flights Wednesday after a snowstorm dumped more than 8 inches of snow on the Twin Cities.