Kids Learn To Cook At Eden Prairie Summer CampSummer camp is not always basket weaving and camp fires, some kids attending camp this summer will learn how to cook. WCCO’s Edward Moody visited Eden Prairie’s Way-Cool Cooking School to learn more about the types of classes offered to students. Way-Cool Cooking School has All Day camps Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Disney On Ice Presents Frozen Adds Additional Mpls Performance Disney on Ice presents Frozen has added an additional performance to its 2015 tour in Minneapolis due to high demand for tickets. 'Frozen' takes guests into the winter wonderland of Arendelle and tells the story of the royal sisters Elsa and Anna. Kids of all ages are invited to dance and sing along with the shows songs, including "Let It Go."
FBI: Child ID App Could Be A Lifesaver The FBI wants parents to download an app that could be a lifesaver. The FBI's Child ID App allows parents to send photos of their child, along with details such as height and weight to thousands of law enforcement officers with just one touch.
Free Vision Tests Expand Into St. Paul Public SchoolsHundreds of thousands of kids in St. Paul will soon be getting a better education. It's not because their teachers are doing anything different. It's because they'll be able to see the board and their books better.
Study: Nearly 2,000 Kids Injured From Baby Gates Each YearA new study shows the number of children injured by baby gates has nearly quadrupled in the past 20 years.
Allina Health Collects 10,000 Shoes For Kids In NeedSome local kids are going to start the spring running. It's all thanks to the people at Allina Health, who have collected 10,000 shoes for kids in need.
Put Down The Phone, Parents; It Could Be Affecting Your Kids
Health Watch: The Dangers Of Prescribing Codeine To KidsA new study shows some ER doctors are still prescribing codeine to children, even though there are guidelines that say it could be dangerous. A new study published in the journal "Pediatrics" shows codeine – an opiate prescribed for cough or pain -- can help some children, but about a third get no relief.
League Introduces Team Sports To Kids With AutismIn a packed gym on a Saturday morning, the atmosphere is downright raucous. With every basket, the crowd goes wild. Every basket. Even the opponent's.
ADA's New Recommendations To Keep Kids Cavity FreeTooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease in the United States. Now the American Dental Association has new recommendations to try to keep kids cavity free as long as possible.
CDC: 75% Of US Kids Consume Caffeine DailyA new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that nearly 75 percent of kids have caffeine every day. But it's not just coming from soda. Kids are also drinking more coffee and energy drinks. Experts say that's a concern because those beverages can contain much higher amounts of caffeine than soda and iced tea. Dr. Elissa Rubin from Happy and Healthy Pediatrics in New York echoes the sentiment from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
St. Louis Park Gymnastics Ctr. Evacuated After CO LeakA St. Louis Park gymnastics center has been evacuated after a CO2 leak Monday morning, according to a city representative. Now, four children are being monitored on site for possible hospitalization as a precaution.
Minn. Dentists To Offer Free Dental Care For KidsAppointments are now open for needy children in Minnesota to receive free dental care next month. The Minnesota Dental Association will hold its annual "Give Kids a Smile" charitable event Feb. 7-8.
Kids On Extended Winter Break Find Creative Ways To Keep BusyWith no school again Monday and Tuesday in Minnesota, winter break just got a little longer. That little bit of panic set in for working parents: What to do with your kids?
Good Question: What Are Minnesota Car Seat Laws?The rules for car and booster seats can be confusing for any parent. Car seat laws vary by state. So what are the car seat laws and how do you know when your child should switch from a car seat to a seatbelt? Good Question.