Wendy Puckett, Chef Shot In Face With Pellet Gun, Says She's Grateful To Be AliveMinneapolis Chef Wendy Puckett tells WCCO she is grateful to be alive after being shot in the face outside her restaurant, and she’s now gearing up to get back to work.
'Hardships Can Happen To Anybody': Minneapolis Company Hippy Feet Employs Homeless YouthA recent study on homelessness found 49% of the 10,000 homeless people in Minnesota are under the age of 24.
Cedar-Riverside Community Gathers To Discuss Deadly Minneapolis High Rise FireA grieving community came together Friday afternoon to support the survivors of a deadly high rise fire.
First Look Inside The Cedar High Apartments Since Deadly FireFor the first time, we're getting an up-close look at the destruction caused by a deadly high-rise fire at the Cedar High Apartments near downtown Minneapolis, killing five people.
Wendy's House Of Soul In North Minneapolis Closed After Chef Shot With A Pellet GunWendy Puckett was leaving her restaurant, Wendy’s House of Soul, around 9 p.m. Friday, when she said someone drove by and shot her with a pellet gun.
'We're Grieving': Bicyclists Make Human Barrier Along Minneapolis Bike Lane To Call For Safety After Deadly CrashBicyclists from around the Twin Cities gathered in downtown Minneapolis Friday night to call for safer streets.
MPD Holds First Women’s Leadership Academy To Recruit More Female OfficersRight now, women make-up only 20% of the Minneapolis Police Department, but they are hoping to change that statistic with a new recruitment tactic called the Women's Leadership Academy.
Gophers Fans Remain Optimistic About Season Despite Loss Against HawkeyesWhether it's the Minnesota Nice or locals still have a lot of trust in this team, Gopher fans WCCO talked to in Iowa City were very optimistic about the outcome and the rest of the season.
'This Is A Danger': Groups In Eagan Work To Change Speed Limit Where Student Patric Vitek Was KilledIn a press release Friday afternoon, the panel of organizations said they are hoping to have a full school zone in place by the time students return from holiday break in early January.
DPS: Don’t Pull Over On Interstates To Use PhoneThere is one unintended consequence for some drivers trying to do the right thing in the Hand-Free era.
'Your Voices Have Been Heard': Police Arrest Owner Of Gabriel The Dog, Found Emaciated On Wisconsin Highway"We cannot express enough how grateful we are that justice will be served in this case as no living creature deserves to be treated in the way Gabriel had been."
Twin Cities Snow Blower Repair Shops On 5-8 Week Backlog Due To Rainy FallWe haven't even had our first major snowfall of the season, but a business that relies on it is already in over their heads.
'He's A Fighter': Severely Malnourished, Emaciated Dog Making Miracle Recovery In Dunn CountyIt's the worst case of animal abuse a Wisconsin shelter has ever seen.
Richfield Trying To Lure Away Uber, Lyft Drivers To End School Bus Driver ShortageIn an urgent need for more school bus drivers, Richfield’s school district calling on Uber and Lyft drivers.
Somali-Americans In MN Raising Money For Flood Victims In SomaliaOver 270,000 families are displaced as floodwaters rise in Somalia. The flooding has been deadly, which has communities wanting to help here at home in Minnesota.