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Dead Deer Left On Cars Outside Of St. Cloud YMCA
St. Cloud police are investigating a disturbing find on the hoods of two cars Wednesday night. Someone put deer carcasses on two cars parked at the St. Cloud YMCA. One belongs to a Somali interrupter, Ali Abdullahi. He told WQCCO-TV he could smell something foul when he first walked into the Y Wednesday night. When he came out, he couldn't believe what was on his car.
‘We Will Not Give Up’: Godmother Of Jayme Closs Speaks Out
One month later, a new reality still does not seem quite real for Jennifer Smith. “Our lives have just been turned upside down. It's been like a big, horrifying nightmare,” said Smith. Her world changed forever the morning of October 15.
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After A Frigid Start To The Workweek, A Warm Up Is Coming
Minnesotans waking up Monday could have been forgiven for thinking it was late December, with temperatures in the teens and subzero wind chills.
More Than 350 Crashes Reported Statewide Amid Snow
In the last 24 hours, WCCO meteorologist Lisa Meadows says 3 inches of snow fell on Otsego and Newport, and St. Paul saw nearly 2 and a half inches.
Snowy Roads Cause 100+ Crashes Across Minnesota
The Minnesota State Patrol says from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., there were 172 crashes statewide.
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Koivu Has Goal, 2 Assists; Wild Crush Canucks 6-2
Mikko Koivu had a goal and two assists, and the surging Minnesota Wild beat the road-weary Vancouver Canucks 6-2 on Thursday night. Eric Staal had a goal and an assist, and Charlie Coyle, Nino Niederreiter, Matt Dumba and Jason Zucker also scored for the Wild, who had a season high in goals. Ryan Suter had two assists, and Devan Dubnyk made 25 saves. Minnesota has won four of five and 11 of 14.
Vikings Surge Fueled By Defensive Adjustments
The Vikings (5-3-1) play at Chicago (6-3) on Sunday night for control of the NFC North, and they'll need the defense to keep it up.
Gophers Freshmen Among Big Ten Rookie Standouts
With 58 freshmen, Minnesota leads the FBS with 51.7 percent of players on the roster in their first year of eligibility.
Vikings At Bears: 4 Keys To Victory
The Bears, at 6-3, hold the slimmest of leads over the 5-3-1 Vikings in the NFC North Division.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Small Town In Minnesota
In this week’s Best of Minnesota, it’s a measure of civic pride as to which of those 594 small towns is the best.
DeRusha Eats: San Pedro Cafe Brings Wildly Popular Caribbean Cuisine To Hudson
Jason DeRusha checks out the incredibly popular San Pedro Cafe, where the fire in the kitchen matches the heat on the plate.
3 Cool Things To Do In St. Paul This Week
From an environmental film festival to a discussion about LGBTQ health, here's a lineup of options to help you get out and about in the days ahead.
WCCO Viewers Choice For Best Pet Groomer In Minnesota
For those of us that have pets, it's pretty safe to say that they're an important part of the family.
Minneapolis' 4 Favorite Spots For Affordable Chinese Food
We've crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Chinese restaurants around Minneapolis.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Mascot In Minnesota
A high school mascot comes in many forms. This week, we've found your choice for the best in the state.
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Is A Drink A Day Bad Advice?
Some studies say drinking can have health benefits, others say it's best to avoid all together. So which should you believe? Good question.
What’s The Best Way To Avoid Dry Skin?
Have you noticed yourself reaching for moisturizer more often these past two weeks? Dry, winter air came early this year, and so did itchy skin. "Cold air has less moisture in it and the air is basically sucking the moisture out of our skin," said dermatologist Dr. Karla Rosenman. “It’s evaporating, and so that's one of the reasons why moisturizing helps a lot. Moisturizing is a sealant, so you're putting a layer of sealant on your skin and it blocks the path of evaporation.”
University Of Minnesota 'Shoe Tree' Offers Unique Tradition
The shoe tree is exactly as it sounds, with hundreds of pairs of shoes hanging from its branches.
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Enter To Win Backstreet Boys at Xcel Energy Center Tickets!
Backstreet Boys will be stopping in the Twin Cities at Xcel Energy Center July 20 for their new album DNA, which is set for release in January.
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7 Kid-Friendly Environmental Activities For Earth Day And Every Day
Earth Day comes each spring. These fun activities will help kids understand the importance of preserving the environment.