Minnesota Artist Commissioned To Create 10 Frescoes For Catholic Church In Romen 2020, Minneapolis native and artist Mark Balma received a commission to paint frescoes on the walls of a Catholic church just north of Rome. But COVID-19 found him locked out of the country.
77 Years After He Went MIA, Family Learns Story Behind WWII Soldier's Final BattleLike so many young men during World War II, Harlan Melinsky found himself far away from farm life and fighting for his country overseas. In May 1944, his patrol came under attack by German soldiers near Itri, Italy.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: With Family In Italy, Minneapolis Woman Urges 'Protect The Ones You Love'Silvia Zironi was able to make it back to her home in south Minneapolis before Italy went on a nationwide lockdown three weeks ago.
Dying Man's Letter Of Forgiveness To Pickpocket Becomes International InspirationA dying man has chosen to forgive an alleged pickpocket who spoiled his "trip of a lifetime" in a letter that's receiving global attention.
Pope Opens Free Laundromat For HomelessThe laundromat will remain open four days a week and services are free.
Foodie's Guide To MilanA detailed guide to the best restaurants and local cuisine in Milan
Tourist Guide To The Italian Street MarketsVisiting an Italian Street Market is the best way to experience the culture and food of the country. At many of these markets you can get locally grown and prepared foods, crafts, leather products and so much more.
Police Arrest Suspect In UW Student's Death In ItalyRome police detained a homeless man on suspicion he pushed a 19-year-old American student into the Tiber River after a fight, as details emerged about Beau Solomon's final hours in the thick of Rome's summertime nightlife.
5 Most Extreme White Water Rafting LocationsA profile of five of the most extreme whitewater rafting locations in the world
5 Best Italian Wine ToursA look at five of the very best wine tours to the three most important wine regions in Italy.
7 Best Places To View Ancient Cave PaintingsDetailing seven of the world's best places to view ancient cave paintings
Guide To Opera Houses In ItalyA practical guide to five of the most important opera houses in Italy.
Best Destinations In Europe For Wine LoversEurope is home to many regions that are well known for amazing wine producing abilities. These are must-visit destinations for any wine lover.
Getaway Guide To SicilyA practical getaway guide to the best lodging, dining and attractions in Sicily
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Hot Cocoa In MinnesotaIt looks like an Italian Alps Chalet; a small gingerbread house nestled right in downtown Forest Lake. It is called Daniela's, and the insides are as good as the outside.