Families Take Advantage Of Recreation Centers After Cold Causes School ClosingsA handful of locations will partner with Minneapolis Public Schools Tuesday to offer free snacks and meals to those affected by the cold weather.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Ranked Top 2 Park Systems In USOnce again, Twin Cities parks have been ranked the best in the nation.
Minnesotans Clean Up After Groundhog Day BlizzardTuesday's heavy snow fall caused the drive to and from work and school to take a lot longer than normal. Even with the slower driving, there were many accidents. The Minnesota State Patrol says at least 475 vehicles wound up in the ditch. Nearly 563 others were involved in a crash, and more than 50 people were hurt.
Minneapolis Parks Finally Ready For Cross-Country SkiersSomething you can finally do this weekend is cross-country ski in Minneapolis parks. Only a few short loops had been open with man-made snow until now.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Jan. 2)With the New Year already in full effect, here are some things to do to get it started right.
Lace 'Em Up: Ice Rinks To Open In Mpls. ParksAfter a mild December, the recent cold weather has allowed the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board crews to open ice rinks beginning Wednesday.
Proposed Smoking Ban To Go Before Mpls Park BoardThe Minneapolis Park Board is looking at snuffing out smoking in all city parks. Currently, people are allowed to smoke in designated areas, a hundred feet away from playgrounds, pools and beaches.
Ice Rinks Opening In Minneapolis ParksMinneapolis Parks and Recreation crews will begin opening rinks Wednesday.