Home Alone: Tips For Coping With An Empty NestWCCO’s Amelia Santaniello and Frank Vascellaro recently became empty nesters, and they’re dealing with all the emotions surrounding the realization that their kids are out of the house -- and their lives have changed.
Reality Check: How Well Do You Know Pat Kessler?Pat Kessler is known for his tough questions. He's covered Minnesota politics for decades, but now he's retiring. So, we wanted to do a Reality Check on his career with WCCO.
Teen Helps Save Man Who Fell Down Mississippi River Bluff In MinneapolisThe kindness of a teenager helped save the day for a man who fell down a Mississippi River bluff in south Minneapolis Wednesday.
Wisconsin's State Fair Drive-Thru Gives Glimpse Of What Minnesotans Can Expect From 'Food Parade'The Wisconsin State Fair drive-through experience is up and running, giving Minnesotans a taste of what the Great Minnesota Get-Together's food parade could look like.
'It's Not Time For Someone That Wants To Burn Bridges': WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Omar Challenger Antone Melton-MeauxWCCO's Frank Vascellaro had the chance to sit down with the political newcomer who has a number of prominent Democrats backing him.
In The Month Since George Floyd's Death, A Look Back At What's Changed So FarOne month ago Thursday, Floyd died in Minneapolis after a police officer knelt on his neck for nearly eight minutes. A lot has happened since Floyd's death, both here in the Twin Cities and across the country.
Couple's Engagement Encourages Single Mother Battling Pancreatic CancerWhen 29-year-old Maggie Erickson pulled up to St. Paul's Neighborhood Cafe on Friday she knew this was different.
Meat Workers Returning To Work, Though COVID-19 Concerns Linger Among SomeAt one point in April, nearly 500 workers at Worthington's JBS pork processing plant tested positive for COVID-19. An employee in his 50s died from the virus.
'This Isn't Going To Happen': Reality Sets In For Minnesota Couples Hoping To Get Married Amid COVID-19Sarah Trotter plans 50 weddings a year. COVID-19 has postponed 30 of them. Still, she stresses couples should still get married on the day planned.
Chris Shaffer Gets A Surprise 50th Birthday Car ParadeAmelia Santaniello and Frank Vascellaro tried to throw Chris Shaffer a surprise car parade for his 50th birthday -- but it didn't go quite as they planned!
WCCO Exclusive: Oprah Winfrey Surprises Runners On Stone Arch Bridge In MinneapolisOprah Winfrey, the media icon and former television host, is in the Twin Cities Friday ahead of her national tour stop in St. Paul.
Amelia & Frank Go Behind The Scenes, And On Stage, Of 'A Christmas Carol'Amelia Santaniello and Frank Vascellaro go behind the scenes -- and become part of the Dickens' classic!
Goin' To The Lake: Hackensack (Day 2)This week, we're checking out one of the hotspots of Minnesota cabin country.
Goin' To The Lake: Hackensack (Day 1)This week, Chris Shaffer and Frank Vascellaro are three hours north of the cities in Hackensack.
‘I Feel Amazing’: Teen Touts Transformative Help From PACERPACER Center enhances the quality of life and expands opportunities for children and young adults with all disabilities, so each person can reach his or her highest potential.