Source: St. Paul Police Officer Fired After Shooting Naked, Unarmed ManA source tells WCCO the St. Paul police officer who shot a man Saturday night has been relieved of duty.
First Responders Argue They Should Be Among First Minnesotans To Get COVID VaccineHealth commissioner Jan Malcolm said health care workers, long-term care workers and long-term care residents are in group 1A and are first in line for the vaccine.
Coronavirus (MN): Court Closes Plainview Gym Violating Governor’s COVID-19 RestrictionsA court has closed a Wabasha County gym that was refusing to temporarily close its operations as required by Gov. Tim Walz’s COVID-19 restrictions.
More Barrier-Free Testing: COVID-19 Saliva Testing Site Opening In WorthingtonA saliva testing site will be opening in Worthington Thursday, bringing the state’s total number of community testing sites to 22 across the state.
Crews Find Body Of Missing Person In Burned-Out Remains Of Maple Grove BusinessAuthorities in Maple Grove say crews have located the body of a person missing inside a business destroyed in a fire Tuesday night.
MACV's Mission To Aid Homeless Vets Faces Uphill Battle In COVID PandemicA year ago, numbers of unsheltered veterans reached a low of 230 statewide. Then the pandemic hit, causing that number to increase as veterans who were once housed, needed MACV's help to find shelter.
COVID In Minnesota: MDH Reports 5,192 New Cases And 77 Deaths, 2nd-Highest Daily Death Count Seen So FarAs federal health officials warn states that the risk of COVID-19 infection is at a historic high, health officials in Minnesota are reporting 5,192 more COVID-19 cases and 77 more deaths. It’s the second-highest fatality count of newly reported deaths the state has seen.
Man In Critical Condition After Shooting In North MinneapolisAuthorities say a man was hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday morning after a shooting in north Minneapolis.
Charges: Montana Cutbank, 21, Fatally Shot Man In Head During ArgumentA 21-year-old northern Minnesota man and convicted felon is charged with murder for allegedly shooting a man in the head last week with a shotgun.
Amid Indoor Dining Pause, Minneapolis Hotel Restaurant Ramps Up Room ServiceThe Hewing Hotel in Minneapolis has found a way to keep its kitchen open during the state's four-week hold on indoor dining. The destination hotel is ramping up room service, turning some guest rooms into private dining areas.
St. Paul Business Owner Turns Restaurant Into Food ShelfAt The Gnome Craft Pub in St. Paul, food fills every table in sight, and none of it is for sale.
COVID And Youth Mental Health: How To Spot The Warning Signs And Connect With Your ChildSuicide rates in Minnesota and across the country are on the rise. The isolation of the pandemic can be especially tough on young people, but there are warning signs you can look out for.
'A Light, Positive Season': The Scandinavian Approach To Winter Minnesotans have long had a love/hate relationship with winter. But with COVID-19 this year, it may be a little tougher to love the season. Mental health experts warn winter dread could have a “double whammy” effect, because not only will it be colder and darker, but many are isolated because of the virus. That's where the international experts come into play. WCCO did some exploring and found some Scandinavian secrets to embracing winter.
As Winter Approaches, Twin Cities Officials Rushing To Help People Experiencing HomelessnessDropping temperatures have officials on both sides of the Mississippi River rushing to find housing for hundreds of people without shelter.
COVID In Minnesota: The Emotional Toll On Mayo Clinic's Frontline WorkersMayo Clinic first responders are speaking out about the emotional toll COVID-19 is taking.