'Be Kind! Just Try It! I Will!': 98-Year-Old Leads Glenwood Kindness MovementIt started as a way to counteract things going wrong: A small-town movement to be kind to everyone. Now, it's the goal of young and old in the city of Glenwood, near Alexandria. The movement is led by 98-year-old Margaret Pederson.
Agents Say Glenwood Woman Bilked Government Out Of BenefitsAuthorities say a onetime U.S. Postal Service employee in western Minnesota cheated the government out of more than $100,000 in federal disability benefits by claiming she had a workforce injury while at the same time competing in dog agility events.
Boot Hill Started With A Family's Old Cowboy Boots, Now It's 'A Landmark'Drive along Highway 29 in Pope County, and the scenery is a mix of rolling farm fields and shoreline from area lakes. However, one landmark is sure to catch a driver’s attention near Glenwood.
Sheriff: Glenwood Man Turns Himself In After Fleeing From Deputies Into CornfieldThe Pope County Sheriff's Office says a 29-year-old Glenwood man turned himself in late Thursday night after fleeing deputies in the morning.
Goin' To The Lake: Glenwood (Day 2)The WCCO summer roadtrip around Minnesota and western Wisconsin made a stop this week in a town that's celebrating its 150th year.
Goin' To The Lake: Glenwood (Day 1)The summer roadtrip through Minnesota and Western Wisconsin is all about Going to the Lake. So how about a stop at a celebration called Waterama?!
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Lakeside DiningOne of the best spots for summer dining in Minnesota is along a lake. You can feel the open air, enjoy the weather and take in the sunset. So we went looking for the best place to do just that. And your votes sent Natalie Nyhus to a restaurant with an appropriate name: Lakeside in Glenwood.
Goin' To The Lake, Summer 2016: Be Our Tour Guide!We're sharing the love this summer and getting more of the WCCO gang on the road! Yes indeed, we are Goin' to the Lake once again!
2 Grow Operations Busted In Central MinnesotaAuthorities in central Minnesota say they found more than 200 marijuana plants late last month when busting two growing operations.
1 Injured After Snow Plow Collides With Train In Stearns CountyA snow plow collided with a train in the Stearns County town of Brooten Wednesday morning, leaving one man hospitalized.
Man In Custody After Attempted Robbery, High-Speed Chase In Swift CountyA man is in custody after an alleged attempted robbery at a Swift County bar Tuesday and a high-speed chase the next day, according to a statement from police.
Missing Hunter Found Dead In Central Minnesota LakeOfficials in central Minnesota say a missing hunter was found dead over the weekend.
Free Fall Activities For Families In MinnesotaHave fun this fall without spending a lot of cash!
Wander Minnesota: Halloween WeekendHalloween is almost here, and there's plenty going on. Let's take a look at a sampling of Halloween events around the state. Friday night is Haunted High Ropes at the Eagles Bluff Environmental Center near Lanesboro. Go trick-or-treating on the high ropes course—and watch out for ghosts and skeletons along the way.
Amoeba Scare Unsettles Visitors To Lake MinnewaskaThe death of a young swimmer who contracted a brain-eating amoeba in a western Minnesota lake has shocked the community.