A Family Affair For Bestselling Children's Book AuthorsFive years ago, WCCO introduced viewers to a Twin Cities family who had made a picture book called "The Christmas Wish." It became a Best Seller.
Minnesota Researcher Maintains Telescope In AntarcticaAn astrophysicist from the University of Minnesota who has spent 14 winters in Antarctica tending to a telescope plans to step away from his research after the instrument is replaced.
Couple Pleads Guilty To Hauling 900 Pounds Of Pot In RVA Minnesota couple has pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges after Montana authorities said they found 960 pounds of marijuana in the couple's recreational vehicle.
'They Aren't Forgotten': Augsburg Students Lead Fundraising Effort For Minneapolis HomelessStudents from Augsburg University partnered with community members and organizations to help people living at the Minneapolis homeless camp.
Fire Damages 2 St. Paul Businesses OvernightA fire broke out overnight in St. Paul, destroying a barbershop, grocery store and an apartment upstairs.
38 Metro Kids & Teens Get New Homes On Nat’l Adoption DayLives across the country were forever changed Saturday in a special way on this National Adoption Day. In Hennepin County, 22 families finalized their adoptions at the Juvenile Justice Center in Minneapolis. That means 38 children and teenagers have new and official homes Saturday night.
WinterSkate Celebration Moves Locations Due To Rice Park ConstructionIt doesn't get much more Minnesotan than skating under the lights just steps away from the home of the Minnesota Wild. With less than a week left until Thanksgiving and just 38 days before Christmas, Wells Fargo WinterSkate provides families with a place to celebrate the season and make memories.
Video Of Encounter Between St. Paul Chipotle Manager & Black Patrons Goes ViralA video shot inside a St. Paul Chipotle restaurant is going viral on social media. Posted on Twitter, it shows the interaction between a Chipotle manager, Masud Ali, and some of his friends at the Grand Avenue location on Thursday.
Welch Village Opens Early To The Delight Of Snow EnthusiastsAlmost all the area ski hills are open for business this weekend, including Welch Village, which is celebrating its big season opener Saturday. Peter Zotalis is the president and general manager of Welch Village, and he lives for the chairs to start running, and getting all these people back on his slopes.
Crews Search For Missing Minnesota Man And Girlfriend Near Utah ReserviorAuthorities have begun searching a central Utah reservoir for a missing man and woman. The Wasatch County Sheriff's Office says a family member Thursday night reported that a 26-year-old Salt Lake County woman and a 24-year-old Minnesota man didn't return from a camping trip to Strawberry Reservoir as expected Tuesday. Their identities weren't released.
5 Taken To Hospital After Animal Repellent Causes Evacuation At Senior Living FacilityThe Robbinsdale Police Department says a senior living facility was evacuated Saturday after residents reported they had trouble breathing.
Somali & Muslim Community Leaders Concerned After Father, Son Dump Deer Carcasses On CarsSomali and Muslim community leaders are expressing deep concern after a white man and his son dumped deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men outside of a YMCA in St. Cloud.