Jeremiah Program Helps Single Moms And Kids Build A Better FutureFor more than 20 years, the Jeremiah Program has helped single moms go to college, and helped their kids get ready for school, and volunteers are making an impact.
Nation’s First Somali Shopping Center, Karmel Mall In Minneapolis, Packed With Delicious Food OptionsFrom deep fried, spiced Tilapia in Willo's, to the sweet and spicy Somali Tea at Hamdi, the Twin Cities Somali mall, Karmel Mall, is surprise after surprise.
No More State Fair Cups? Fair Runs Into Supply Shortages And Cost IncreasesShort supply has led to price increases in things like packaging, paper goods, chicken, beef and labor costs have increased since 2019, when vendors were paying employees closer to $10 or $11 an hour. Now $15 an hour is a common wage.
Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Shares Her Top 3 Minnesota State Fair ThingsWith COVID-19 cases rising, WCCO wondered if Minnesota political leaders would still go to the fair. The answer is yes.
DeRusha Eats: Market At Malcolm Yards Food HallSushi rolls, smash burgers, and vegetarian grain bowls – not a combination you’d expect at any one restaurant, but it feels right inside the Twin Cities newest food hall, The Market at Malcolm Yards.
Cinco De Mayo: Jason DeRusha's Recommended Latino-Owned Mexican RestaurantsThe history of May 5 dates to 1862, when Mexico’s Army beat the French at the Battle of Puebla. Today, you can celebrate by visiting one of the terrific Latino-owned restaurants in the Twin Cities.
Derek Chauvin Trial Provided Minnesotans Until Now Rare Inside-Courtroom GlimpseSteve Johnson brought many of the most notorious TV trials to life -- the Kennedy accused of rape, the brothers accused of killing their parents, the wife accused of cutting off ... well, you already know what Lorena Bobbitt did.
Family, Friends, Community Lay Daunte Wright To RestGeorge Floyd's family plans to attend Wright's funeral services Thursday. His funeral is at noon at Shiloh Temple in North Minneapolis, led by Rev. Al Sharpton.
'George Sent A Message For Change': After Derek Chauvin's Conviction, 2 Key Witnesses Speak OutA day after Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd, we're hearing from two of the most memorable witnesses for the prosecution.
Derek Chauvin Trial: A Recap Of Week 1It was an emotional first week of testimony in the Derek Chauvin trial, with at least 14 witnesses saying they knew George Floyd was dying on Memorial Day last summer.
Reporter's Notebook: Jason DeRusha On Week 1 Of Derek Chauvin's TrialFor the past week, Jason Derusha has been anchoring gavel-to-gavel coverage of the Derek Chauvin trial for CBSN Minnesota. He took a look back at the first week of the trial, the key moments, and emotional developments.
Fit February: A 'Five-A-Day' For Improving Mental HealthWhen it comes to nutrition, many people try to get five servings a day of fruits and vegetables. Now, a behavioral psychologist is recommending that people try five small servings a day of things to reduce their stress and improve their mental health.
Minnesota Baking Influencers Are On The RiseSince the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, baking has never been hotter.
Top 7 Minnesota Baking And Recipe InfluencersAlong with the help of Maggie LaMaack, group director for influencer and brand partnerships at Fast Horse, WCCO's Jason DeRusha has compiled a list of the top seven baking and recipe influencers based in Minnesota.
Fish Fry Guide For The Twin Cities - Restaurant EditionJason DeRusha collected a list of restaurants around the Twin Cities with Friday fish fry specials. Check it out below!