Minnesota Zoo Welcomes Malayan Tapir CalfA male Malayan tapir was born at 5 a.m. on July 30, the zoo's second birth of the endangered species in 22 years.
Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In MinnesotaThe learning doesn't end - even when school's out for the summer.
Bears Return To Minn. Zoo Exhibit After Rock Smash IncidentA rowdy bear and his buddies are back on display at the Minnesota Zoo. A brown bear smashed a rock against the grizzly exhibit last week, splintering the glass wall. The zoo says the bear was just playing.
Minnesota Zoo Grizzly Shatters Glass Pane Of Enclosure With RockA grizzly bear at the Minnesota Zoo repeatedly slammed a 50-pound rock into the glass wall of its enclosure, cracking the the thick pane that separated the bears from surprised zoo-goers.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's safe to say many of us are working for the weekend this week. And that's because it's a long holiday weekend! And with the weather a little dicey, WCCO This Morning found fun things to do both indoors and outdoors.
Endangered Seals Find New Home At Minnesota ZooThe Minnesota Zoo is now home to a group of animals who are considered critically endangered. A new exhibit featuring Hawaiian Monk Seals opens on Memorial Day weekend. There are less than 1,100 of them surviving in the wild off the shores of Hawaii.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsWe are working for the weekend. It is Mother's Day weekend and there are a lot of fun activities to do with mom! But we begin with a party even the dads would enjoy.
Minnesota Zoo Welcomes 3 Baby Snow MonkeysThe Minnesota Zoo is welcoming three new additions to their habitats: three baby snow monkeys. The babies were born April 17, April 20 and May 1 to mothers Yuki, Shumei and Yumoto.
Soldier Surprises 3-Year-Old Son At Minnesota ZooDuring a show, a zoo worker asked if Evan would help during a "close encounters" presentation to bring out a live animal, but he got quite the surprise...
Salt-N-Pepa, Michael McDonald, Pat Benatar Playing MN Zoo This SummerThe Minnesota Zoo's 2015 concert series will include performances by Salt-N-Pepa, Michael McDonald, Lucinda Williams, and Jonny Lang. On Monday, the Zoo announced the full lineup for the Subway Music in the Zoo concert series, which kicks off June 6 with a split bill between Marc Cohn and Shawn Colvin.
Spend Easter With The Farm Babies!The Farm Babies are back at the Minnesota Zoo! You can get a close and personal look at some wild little babies and their mommies. There are family craft activities, a hay maze and even Peter Rabbit.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (April 4)For many, this weekend is filled with religious significance, with Passover beginning Friday evening and Easter being celebrated by Christians everywhere on Sunday.
Working For The Easter Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsWe are one day closer to Friday and that means we are one day closer to the weekend. It's Easter weekend so a lot of you will be spending time with family and we found some fun, free activities for the whole family!
Apple Valley Imax Theater Hosts Special Event For Opening Of 'Furious 7'A Twin Cities movie theater got a special treat Tuesday night for the opening of “Furious 7,” the latest movie in the “The Fast and Furious” franchise. Roughly $3 million worth of sports cars were on display at the Minnesota Zoo Tuesday night.
Final Vote Coming For Bill Altering Commissioner RaisesA bill that temporarily halts salary increases for Gov. Mark Dayton's cabinet is being staged for final legislative votes as soon as Thursday.