‘It's Getting Too Dangerous’: Longtime 911 Dispatchers Call For Change When WCCO-TV first exposed 911 calls going unanswered in Minneapolis, the city told us there wasn't a problem. Leaders pointed to an average answer time of around 8 seconds, as proof the system is working. But when we obtained call records after weeks of asking, we found certain times of day had much longer waits.
Rosen, DeRusha & 'CCO TV Cited Among City Pages' 'Best Of'Once again, members of the WCCO team have been honored for being among the best things in the Twin Cities, according to City Pages' annual survey.
Weather Watcher Jingle Helping Kids In The Classroom By now you’ve probably heard our Weather Watcher jingle. What you might not know is that the cheerful tune has become an important lesson for some students at Green Central School in Minneapolis.
After 40 Years, A Christmas Story Now Has An EndingShe's been waiting 40 years for an ending to her story. And on Thursday night, it finally came. On Christmas Day, we shared Jan DeVries' plea.
WCCO-TV Brings The Past To New Heights With The Weather WatcherWCCO-TV's downtown Minneapolis location will now feature one of the city’s most unique rooftop spaces with a highly visible exclamation point provided by a new landmark that is reminiscent of a local icon that was destroyed in a Thanksgiving Day fire 31 years ago.
Meet WCCO-TV Personalities At The State FairYou can get a chance to meet some of your favorite WCCO-TV personalities out at the fair.
Don Shelby Says He’s Not Running For CongressFormer WCCO TV anchor Don Shelby has made it official: He's not running for Congress against third term Republican incumbent Erik Paulsen.
WCCO & Partners Raise More Than $180,000 For Sandy VictimsMinnesotans opened up their checkbooks Thursday to help Superstorm Sandy victims on the East Coast.
WCCO-TV Takes Home 12 Emmy AwardsWCCO-TV was awarded 12 Emmys at the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Awards gala held Saturday at the State Theater in Minneapolis.
WCCO-TV Adding More Local News To Sunday MorningsWCCO-TV is launching a new, hour-long Sunday morning local newscast from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m., beginning September 9. WCCO-TV anchor/reporter Esme Murphy will team up with meteorologist Matt Brickman to host WCCO-TV 4 News Sunday Morning at 6 a.m., in addition to WCCO-TV 4 News Sunday Morning at 10:30 a.m.
WCCO 4 At The Fair: Day 6It's military appreciation day at the State Fair and there was a lot of great stuff featured at the WCCO Booth.
WCCO Partners With 'CBS Buzz Tour' At Minnesota State FairWCCO-TV is partnering with the “CBS Buzz Tour” at the Minnesota State Fair Friday, Aug. 24 and Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WCCO-TV Booth Schedule At The Minnesota State FairA full schedule of the WCCO-TV booth at the Minnesota State Fair.
Scott Riley Named WCCO-TV Local Sales ManagerScott Riley has been named Local Sales Manager for WCCO-TV, it was announced today by Tom Bourassa, WCCO-TV Director of Sales. Riley has been the National Sales Manager for the station for the past year and a half. In his new position, he will oversee the day-to-day operations of the WCCO-TV local sales team. The promotion is effective immediately.
WCCO-TV 4 News Is #1 At 5 a.m., 6 a.m., Noon, 5 p.m., 6 p.m. And 10 p.m.WCCO 4 News is the most-watched local newscast in total viewers, Monday through Friday at 5 a.m., 6 a.m., 12 noon, 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m., according to the May 2012 Nielsen ratings results, it was announced today by Brien Kennedy, WCCO-TV Vice President and General Manager.