Cerebral Palsy Can't Keep Girl From Nat'l SpotlightCerebral palsy is one of the most common disorders limiting movement in children, affecting almost 2.5 of every 1,000 infants born alive. Many families come Minnesota to seek groundbreaking treatment at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, and an Oakdale sixth grader has shown so much progress in her treatment that she's now in the national spotlight.
Against Nearly Impossible Odds, Ashley Jagodzinski's College Bound Three open heart surgeries, a brain hemorrhage and an unrelated genetic disease -- all before she was 18. Ashley Jagodzinski of Rochester hasn't let anything stop her from recently from Minnesota Virtual Academy.
Movie Blog: The 10 Worst Movies Of 2012Reacting to Jonathon Sharp's and my picks for the best and worst movies of the year on WCCO This Morning, Mike Binkley wondered aloud whether critics enjoy talking more about the movies they love or the ones they hate.
Talking To Your Kids About BullyingBeing the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
Nonprofit Group Urges Organized Games During Recess A nonprofit group is engineering a recess revolution at schools across the country, including nine in the Twin Cities.
‘Bully Summit’ Held On ‘U Of M’ CampusStudents can't learn if they don't feel safe. That was one of the messages at Monday’s summit on bullying.
Theater Company Tackles Bullying With New PlayBullies are forcing more than 160,000 kids across the country to stay home from school every day.
Twin Cities Kids Learn Anti-Bullying Strategies Some young people in the Twin Cities got some valuable training Saturday on how to deal with bullies.
Study: Half Of Minn. Students Bullied Or BulliesMore than half of students in Minnesota schools reported they had been bullied or had bullied someone else at least once in the past year, according to an analysis of 2010 survey data of the state's students.
Good Question: Should We Teach Our Kids To Fight Back?It's something no parent wants to have happen: their kid bullied by another. A suburban Baltimore mother got so fed up with it, she told her young son to fight the bully, and was caught on tape egging him on.
Bullied Girl May Get A Marked Record For Fighting Back A 12-year-old Princeton Middle School student was black and blue with bruises a few months ago after she took matters into her own hands and fought back against her bully in the school’s bathroom.