Elk River Family Who Lost Parent Get Year Of Free RentFor most Americans, rent is by far their biggest household expense. But now, one Elk River family doesn't have to think about it at all for 12 months. For 4-year-old Cayden, the prize of the day is his new Lego set. For his 9-year-old sister, Lexy, it was the scooter.
Minn. Woman Wins 2015 Audi In CBS ContestOver the winter, CBS stations ran a national sweepstakes with a new Audi as the prize. And out of all the people across the country who entered – the winner is from Minnesota! All Mona DeVries had to do was "like" WCCO TV on our Facebook page.
Salsa Experts To Battle At Midtown Global Market Salsa lovers are competing in a contest Saturday at the Midtown Global Market as part of their Cinco de Mayo celebration. Manny Gonzalez says it all starts with some basic ingredients.
Minnesota Delegates Cook Up Bipartisan Hotdish ContestRep. Michele Bachmann says she hoped the judges would take pity on her. It's her last year in Congress, after all. But in the end, Bachmann's best effort — a hotdish called the "Polar Vortex-Mex" — wasn't enough.
Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby Turns 39In it's 39th year, the Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby was held Saturday afternoon. Besides fishing, the event featured a vintage snowmobile show and an ice-auger drilling contest. Photojournalist Mike Durenberger has all the sights and sounds from the derby.
12-12-13 HOLIDAY HI LO WINNER On The Morning News With Dave LeeWe gave out one of the biggest prizes ever on WCCO this morning.....LISTEN TO THE PODCAST
Young Pianists Convene On Faribault For ContestSome sweet sounds will be coming from Faribault over the next week. Several young pianists from as far away as China, Costa Rica and South Korea are prepared for a junior piano competition at Shattuck-St. Mary's School.
Edina 7th-Grader Wins Minn. Geography ContestA seventh-grader from Edina has won a statewide geography contest and will represent the state at the national finals next month.

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