Local

(credit: CBS)

Dermapen: A Noninvasive Botox Alternative That Could Rejuvenate Your Skin

We headed to Skin Savvy at Wayzata Medical Spa to get answers about Dermapen — a procedure that sounds scary but could help you avoid Botox.

2 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Grand Forks Wal-Mart Store Reopens 2 Days After Shooting

The Wal-Mart store in Grand Forks where a U.S. airman killed one worker and injured another before killing himself has reopened after being closed for two days.

2 hours ago

(credit: Jupiter Images)

CN Railway Working To Rebuild Northern Minnesota Bridge

Canadian National Railway officials are working around the clock to rebuild an old wooden railroad bridge that burned and collapsed near Minnesota’s northern border.

2 hours ago

(credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Women In Agriculture Is Focus Of Discussion In Fargo

U.S. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and U.S. Deputy Agriculture Secretary Krysta Harden led the discussion on Thursday at the College of Science Skills and Technology Auditorium.

2 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

DeRusha Eats: Jason Checks Out 112 Eatery

His three Minneapolis restaurants are almost always packed. It started 10 years ago when Isaac Becker and his wife Nancy St. Pierre opened 112 Eatery. This week in DeRusha Eats, Jason chats with the award-winning culinary couple behind Bar La Grassa and Burch.

2 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Courthouse In Chaska Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Authorities said the Carver County Courthouse was evacuated Thursday morning following a bomb threat. Sources in the Carver County Sheriff’s office say they received a handful of phone calls about a bomb threat on the courthouse before 7:00 a.m.

3 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Federal Authorities Bust Midwest Drug Trafficking Ring

Forty-one people are facing federal charges in an alleged drug trafficking conspiracy that distributed drugs across the Upper Midwest and on two large Minnesota Indian reservations.

4 hours ago

(credit: City of Minneapolis)

New Renderings Show Concepts For Downtown East Commons

New concept renderings show what’s planned for the 4-and-a-half acre site adjacent to the new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis. Downtown East Commons will also be right next to new office and residential buildings and Metro Transit’s light rail line.

5 hours ago

(credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Women In Agriculture Is Focus Of Discussion In Fargo

Women in agriculture is the focus of a discussion at the Fargo campus of the North Dakota State College of Science. U.S. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and U.S. Deputy Agriculture Secretary Krysta Harden will lead the discussion on Thursday at the College of Science Skills and Technology Auditorium.

5 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

ACLU Study Looks Into MPD’s Low-Level Arrest Rates

New data compiled by the American Civil Liberties Union found black people are nearly nine times more likely to be arrested for low-level offenses than white people.

5 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s Friday eve and that means WCCO This Morning is Working for the Weekend.

5 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Funeral Scheduled For Man Killed In Wal-Mart Shooting

Memorial services have been scheduled for a Grand Forks man killed when another man walked into a Wal-Mart store and started shooting. Dahl Funeral Home says visitation and a prayer service for 70-year-old Gregory Weiland is Friday night at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Grand Forks, and Weiland’s funeral is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church.

7 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Scientists To Discuss Plastic Challenge In Great Lakes

Scientists specializing in the Great Lakes are going to be hearing about the challenge plastic pollution poses for the lakes during a conference at the University of Vermont.

7 hours ago

Wine Grapes (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Minnesota Winery Celebrates Anniversary With Grand Re-Opening

A trip to Napa for wine sounds nice, doesn’t it? But how about a trip to Waconia instead? Turns out, you don’t have to escape to California to taste, and make, your own wine!

7 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Police: 2 In Custody After Alleged Armed Carjacking And Kidnapping

An area of Minneapolis saw huge police presence early Thursday morning. More than 20 police officers were at the area of 21st Avenue North and Byrant Avenue in north Minneapolis, and a perimeter has been blocked off from Lyndale Avenue to Fremont Avenue.

7 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Good Question: Why Do We Get Ice Cream Headaches?

The scientific name for the brain freeze we can get from eating something cold too fast is called “sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia,” which means pain in your nerve on the roof of your mouth. Why exactly it happens isn’t quite clear, even to neurologists.

15 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

New Law Drops Construction Site Speed Limits

Road construction season is underway in Minnesota.

For many drivers, work zones are nothing more than the obstacle that slows them down on the way to their destination. And this year, travelers are finding that passing through some work zones is taking longer than ever before.

15 hours ago

(credit: Ramsey County)

Power Plant Worker Charged With Making Explosive Threats

A former nuclear power plant employee has been charged with making terroristic threats. According to court documents, 58-year-old Robert Johnson threatened union officials after losing his job at the Monticello nuclear power plant.

15 hours ago

(credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Minnesota Choir Joining Rolling Stones On Stage

A Minnesota choir will step on stage next week with the World’s Greatest Rock and Roll band.

VocalEssence was asked to join the Rolling Stones for their Minneapolis stop at TCF Bank Stadium. The group found out a month ago, but was sworn to secrecy until Wednesday.

15 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Jodi Huisentruit’s Disappearance Still A Mystery 20 Years On

Next month will mark 20 years since an Iowa TV anchor went missing. Jodi Huisentruit’s disappearance has remained a mystery ever since, but a group of retired police officers and journalists have organized to keep her story alive.

18 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Person Hit By Light-Rail Train Near Cedar Station

A person is believed to have jumped in front of a light-rail train on Wednesday in Minneapolis. They train was moving at a slow speed into the Cedar Station.

19 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Kandiyohi County Hit Hard From Bird Flu Crisis

So far, 97 farms have been affected by the bird flu since the outbreak began in March. Kandiyohi County is ground zero with 37 of those farms. The state announced three new cases of the bird flu today, six new ones were reported yesterday.

19 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Zimmer On Peterson: ‘I Don’t Know When He’s Coming’ To Practice

The Minnesota Vikings held their organized team activities (OTAs) on Wednesday

It was a beautiful day for football practice and a sense of optimism was in the air.

19 hours ago

(credit: CBS)

Company President Pleads Guilty In Plot Involving Employees

The president of a Rockville, Minnesota, business pleaded guilty to trying to hire one of his employees in a plot to kill the fiancé of another employee, a former lover.

19 hours ago

(credit: St. Paul Fire Department)

City Inspectors Knew Of Dangerous St. Paul Pool Where 2 Young Brothers Nearly Drowned

A WCCO investigation found the city of St. Paul has known about the dangers at an abandoned swimming pool for three years. Two brothers nearly drowned when one jumped a fence outside their apartment building on Memorial Day.

20 hours ago

Photo Galleries
WCCO Radio Insiders Lunch With Jack and Suzy Welch credit Adam Greenwald CBS33

WCCO Radio Insiders Lunch With Jack & Suzy Welch

See all the photos from WCCO Radio Insiders Lunch With Jack & Suzy Welch

WCCO Radio Insiders Breakfast With Jack And Suzy Welch credit Adam Greenwald CBS12

WCCO Radio Insiders Breakfast With Jack & Suzy Welch

See all the photos from WCCO Radio Insiders Breakfast With Jack & Suzy Welch

(credit: CBS)

New Eats At Target Field

On Tuesday, April 7, Target Field unveiled some of the new foods available for the 2015 Twins season. Here are some of the highlights.

(credit: jacole56)

Spring Snowstorm – March 22

The calendar may have turned to spring, but for many parts of Minnesota it’s a return to winter’s snow and ice.

(Credit: Tracey Hays)

St. Paddy’s Day Northern Lights

A severe geomagnetic storm ignited an epic outbreak of the aurora borealis across northern latitudes world-wide over the last two nights.

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota Marks MLK Day

Politicians commemorated the event at programs, demonstrators marched to highlight injustice, and Minnesota remembered the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

(credit: CBS)

Minnehaha Falls Ice Caves

Winter means ice caves at Minnehaha Falls near Hiawatha Avenue in southeast Minneapolis. Check out these views of frozen majesty.

More Galleries