Buffalo Man Wins Nat'l Bracket ChallengeA Minnesotan has $5,000 more in his pocket after having won the national CBS Local NCAA Bracket Challenge. Ted Zrust, 44, said he's played various March Madness bracket games in years past, but this was his first time playing through WCCO.
Work Underway On 7th Annual Phalen Park Lights DisplayIt's a sign of the season! Christmas lights and displays unloaded to get ready for this year's seventh annual holiday lights in the park.
Fmr. Minn Residents Almost Miss Home After Massive East Coast SnowBy now you may have seen the video. Seventy seven inches of snow in less than 48 hours. Buffalo, N.Y.’s winter wonderland has many layers, layers that are providing many headaches for people like Lisa McEwen.
Weather Blog: That Lake Effect, Tho!The pictures coming out of areas just south of Buffalo, NY today are insane. There's enough snow to half-bury an NFL kicker, for Santa's Sake!
Vikings Blog: A Pair Of Rookies Lead Vikings To VictoryLast week in Buffalo, the Minnesota Vikings held onto a lead late in the fourth quarter before losing on the final play of the game. Thanks to a pair of rookies, history didn't repeat itself today.
Minnesota Man Dead After Collision In Wisconsin Authorities in southwestern Wisconsin say a Minnesota driver is dead after his car crossed the center line and collided head-on with another vehicle. A 10-year-old is in critical condition.
Woman Runs Buffalo Winery All On Her OwnMinnesota is home to dozens of wineries but one in Buffalo may stand out from the rest. It's a one-woman winery owned and operated by a mother who decided to take a risk and truly have it all.
Dog Goes Missing In May, Returns For 4th Of July A Buffalo family is complete again. Sophie the yellow lab had been missing from her family since May. But with a little legwork and some police work, she's back. For Christine Marroquin and her three kids, it’s been a rocky few months.
Check Out Buffalo’s ‘Occasional Sale’ If you're looking for a unique shopping experience, head about 35 miles west of the Twin Cities to Buffalo, Minn. On the first weekend of every month, stores open their doors for what's called an "Occasional Sale."
Buffalo Church Vandal SentencedThe 30-year-old man who vandalized six Buffalo, Minn. churches in September 2012 because he was angry with God has been sentenced. Wade Edward Murray of Buffalo was specifically sentenced to five years of supervised probation and 70 hours of community service.
Moulson Has 2 goals, Assist Vs. Islanders Matt Moulson scored twice and had three points in his first game against the Islanders since being traded earlier this season, and Ilya Bryzgalov was solid in making 36 saves as the Minnesota Wild made the most of 22 shots and beat New York 6-0 on Tuesday night.
'Red Bull Crashed Ice' Inspires Extreme Home CoursesThe Red Bull Crashed Ice track is going up right now in St. Paul. The frozen course sends racers up to 40 miles per hour down a twisted frozen course. The races are on Feb. 22, but before the event, some local folks have been inspired to try it at home. Cole Meyer iced over a giant hill at his parent's house in Buffalo to re-create the course.
Steelers Hire Former Viking Assistant As Running Backs Coach The Pittsburgh Steelers have hired former Minnesota Vikings assistant James Saxon as the team'srunning backs coach.
Sabres Claim Enforcer Off Waivers From WildThe Buffalo Sabres have claimed enforcer Zenon Konopka off waivers from the Minnesota Wild. This is the seventh team for the 33-year-old forward, who also played for Anaheim, Columbus, Tampa Bay, Ottawa and the New York Islanders.
3 Duck Hunters In Central Minn. Rescued From LakeThree duck hunters in central Minnesota have been rescued after a conservation officer spotted them struggling in freezing water. Conservation Officer Rick Reller was checking waterfowl hunters this week on Swartout Lake in Wright County.