Minnesota's Newest American Legion Opens In Minneapolis's Cardinal BarAfter years of declining membership, the American Legion is opening a new post in Minnesota -- the first in six years.
VP Pence Honors McCain At American Legion Event In Mpls.Vice President Mike Pence paid tribute to John McCain on the last day of the American Legion Convention in Minneapolis.
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Speaks In MinneapolisThe top leader of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs is in Minneapolis, speaking to members of the American Legion on Wednesday morning.
American Legion Wraps Up 100th National ConventionThe American Legion held a parade at the Minneapolis Convention Center this afternoon.
American Legion Celebrating 100 Years With Return To MinneapolisThe American Legion is celebrating 100 years, with members flocking to the city where it all began.
Sheriff Investigating Theft At Pine Island LegionAuthorities are investigating after an American Legion post in southeastern Minnesota was robbed last week.
Charges: Gambling Manager At Fridley Legion Stole $20K For Gambling AddictionA 64-year-old Fridley man is accused of stealing money from an American Legion to help fund his gambling addiction.
Goin' To The (Frozen) Lake: Amelia & Rosie In Walker (Day 2)There are few traditions in Minnesota that show off our love of winter like the Eelpout Festival. That's why Mark Rosen and Amelia Santaniello drove to Walker Thursday for this week's edition of Goin' To The (Frozen) Lake!
Police: 1 Killed, 1 Arrested In Aurora American Legion ShootingA 49-year-old woman is dead after a shooting at the American Legion in Aurora, Minnesota Sunday evening, according to East Range police.
Train Derails In Western Wisconsin; Alcohol Tankers Leaking Into Miss. RiverA BNSF train derailed Saturday morning just north of the Wisconsin city of Alma, according to the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office. WCCO confirms that 32 cars derailed, 10 of which are empty auto carriers. Several of the other cars are tankers carrying denatured alcohol -- two of which have tipped into the Mississippi River and are leaking from vents atop the cars.
Sunday Storm Closes Down Brainerd-Area Youth CampA Brainerd-area youth camp owned and operated by the American Legion will remain closed for several weeks after sustaining damage during Sunday night's storm.
Good Questions: National Anthem, Flu Names & LakesGaylene from St. Paul asks: Why do we put our hands over our hearts during the national anthem? It is actually part of United States law. The U.S. Flag Code was adopted in 1923, and it says when the flag is present during the anthem, veterans and members of the Armed Forces should give the military salute.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best American Legion In MinnesotaThis weekend we honor our veterans, the men and women who serve our country and preserve our freedom. In honor of them, we went looking for the best VFW or American Legion in Minnesota.
5 Discounts Any City OffersFrom discount dining to free admission to museums, here is a look at five discounts any city offers.
Shoppers Ship Packages To Soldiers At Maplewood MallMaplewood Mall hosted the American Legion's annual Shop, Ship and Share event.