Would You Completely Unplug From Social Media For $2,500?Here's a new incentive to power down. All Homes Connections is looking for someone to do a clean sweep of their social media for a new detox challenge.
Experts Encourage Parents To Talk With Kids About Social Media's Impacts On Mental Health"It's really important as a parent or guardian and society as a whole to teach a critical eye," said Marguerite Ohrtman, the Director of School Counseling and Clinical Training for the University of Minnesota.
Survey: 72% Of Americans Use Social MediaThe number of people using social media continues to soar.
Centennial H.S. Students Plan Walkout After Student Receives Anti-Asian TextsElaina Yang says she has been called racially insensitive words for years, and recently got a barrage of hurtful words in a group text message with classmates.
Minnesota Baking Influencers Are On The RiseSince the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, baking has never been hotter.
Pro-Trump Demonstration At Twitter Headquarters Appears To Be A Bust, Twitter Claims To Respect ‘People’s Right To Express Their Views’:A demonstration by supporters of President Donald Trump to protest his ban from the Twitter social media platform outside the company's San Francisco headquarters appeared to be a bust Monday morning.
After President Trump's Online Ouster, What Is The Future Of Social Media?Some experts say part of the reason the tech companies waited until now to limit President Trump is due to a fear of regulation from the government.
Former Mpls. Charter School Employee Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Child PornographyA former Minneapolis Charter School employee has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for using social media to sexually exploit teenagers.
Officials See Extremist Groups, Disinformation In ProtestsAs demonstrations spread from Minneapolis to the White House, New York City and overseas, federal law enforcement officials insisted far-left groups were stoking violence.
Poll: Most Minnesotans Say Temperatures In The 60s Means Time For ShortsWith the warm weather ahead this weekend, WCCO took to Facebook and Twitter to ask a controversial question for Minnesotans. When can you start wearing shorts?
Court: Nurse's Aide Posting Alzheimer's Patient's Pic On Social Media Wasn't IllegalThe appeals court found that the photo wasn't a health record and therefore did not violate laws meant to protect patient privacy.
Internet Can't Get Enough Of Ben Afquack, The Drumming Duck From MinnesotaMusicians and rap artists are playing with the feathered percussionists’ steady beats, creating whole new genres like “Duck Metal.”
'Minnesota Blessing' Facebook Group Connects People Seeking To Give, Receive HelpAs we saw Wednesday with donations to the Drake Hotel fire victims, Minnesotans always answer the call to help their neighbors in need.
Social Media Threat Leads To Investigation At New Ulm High SchoolLate Tuesday afternoon, the New Ulm Police Department received a tip from the FBI office in Mankato about a possible threat at New Ulm High School.
University Of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Suspends 5 Football Players For Racist Snapchat MessagesThe University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has suspended five football players after racist messages were shared on Snapchat.