'I Was Put On This Earth To Inspire': Weightlifter Matt Schafly Pushes Past Cerebral Palsy's Constraints“I felt so powerless my whole life. It was a train wreck, and I just kind of wanted to take more control,” Matt Schafly said. “So I knew I could control my body in a healthy way.”
'They Took Her Freedom': Thieves Steal 6-Year-Old Girl's Modified Van From Blaine Parking GarageThieves stole a family's van from their apartment parking garage at the Emberwood Apartments in Blaine Thursday morning -- but they took away more than just a mode of transportation.
Public's Help Sought After 2-Year-Old With Cerebral Palsy Has Custom Wheelchair StolenThe West St. Paul Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 2-year-old child’s stolen custom wheelchair.
Lemonade Stand Raises Almost $9,000 For Gillette Children's HospitalJoe Carr is the one behind the stand. He's living with cerebral palsy and enjoys giving back.
10-Year-Old Boy With Cerebral Palsy Earns Black BeltJack Carlson was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was 1 year old, but it didn't stop him from achieving a dream.
Richfield Teen Selling Lemonade For Gillette Children's HospitalOn Monday, Joe put Chris Shaffer “On the Spot” to forecast the weather for his lemonade stand on Blaisdell Avenue in Richfield.
VIDEO: Woman With Cerebral Palsy Goes Viral With CrossFit WorkoutA St. Louis woman with cerebral palsy has gone viral after video of her inspirational CrossFit workout was posted by her trainer.
'Super Girl' Inspires Hospital Staff With Determination To WalkWorking in the health care industry can have its ups and downs like any other job. But every so often a patient comes along that inspires doctors and staff almost beyond belief.
Minn. Girl w/ Cerebral Palsy Advocates Health Issues With Top PoliticiansHow many people can say they have the ear of Minnesota's top politicians? This week's Kylie's Kid does and she's only 15 years old!
Study: Sleep Disorders Underdiagnosed Among Kids With Cerebral PalsySleep disorders are going untreated and under-reported among children who have cerebral palsy (CP), according to a study.
Wrestling Ref With Cerebral Palsy Gives Back To Sport He LovesOn a cold January afternoon, a 9th grade wrestling match took place between Edina and Plymouth. Young wrestlers with little experience took center stage, and right in the middle of the action was Joe Steffenhagen.
Boy With Cerebral Palsy Donates His Presents To African KidsOne Twin Cities boy is about to do something most kids wouldn't dream of – he's giving away his Christmas gifts. Ten-year-old Cody Roemen has been raising money to bring toys and books to children in Tanzania. Instead of asking for Christmas presents, he asked his family to donate to his cause.
'Breaking Bad' Star RJ Mitte Attends Walk For Love In Loring ParkA special even held Saturday morning helped benefit Shriners Hospital for Children here in the Twin Cities. It was the Walk for Love and Family Festival at Loring Park. Teams and individuals raised money leading up to Saturday morning’s event to benefit the patients of Shriners hospitals.
Sister Pushes Brother With CP In Local Half MarathonNearly 3,000 runners from around the state started Independence Day with the "Red White & Boom!” Twin Cities Half Marathon and Relay in Minneapolis. Only two runners got to do it as a team.
Excellent Educator: Early Intervention Educator Stephenie LabandzThis morning, the WCCO Morning Show is honoring another excellent educator who has gone above and beyond to make a different in students' lives. You don't always have to look in a classroom for an excellent educator. Sometimes they make home visits. That's where Edward Moody found this week's honoree.