We want to see your fall photos (2:05). WCCO This Morning -- Oct. 22, 2019
Minnesota Senate Hearing Looks At Widespread Contracting ViolationsNewly released data show that nearly every Minnesota state agency has violated contract and spending laws over the past year. Republican senators held a hearing Wednesday on the violations, which happened over 1,300 times last year when vendors started work before contracts were signed or when employees committed to spending state money without agency permission. Katie Johnston reports.
Man Suspected Of Driving While Intoxicated Dies After Medical EmergencyA 61-year-old man arrested by the Crookston Police Department on suspicion of driving while intoxicated has died while in custody. According to the Polk County’s Sheriff Office, the man had a medical emergency at the Northwest Regional Correctional Center. Katie Johnston reports.
Suspected Drunk Driver Declines Sobriety Tests, Asks To Be Taken To JailA suspected drunk driver allegedly told a Fridley police officer to take her to jail when the officer asked her to do a field sobriety test. Mauresha White, 23, has been charged with driving while impaired. Katie Johnston reports.
Wisconsin K9 Officer Hospitalized For Fentanyl Exposure During Drug BustThe Rice Lake Police Department says that K9 officer Josh Eckes and his partner, Cuff, were given emergency medical attention after they responded Tuesday to a traffic stop that turned into a drug seizure. Katie Johnston reports
A Puppy With A Unique Trait Is Getting A Lot Of AttentionNarwhal the “unicorn puppy” has an extra tail growing from his head (0:42). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Today Is Give To The Max Day In MinnesotaMany people volunteered their time to help the hungry, at Second Harvest Heartland in Brooklyn Park, Kim Johnson reports (0:51). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
12 P.M. Weather ReportMike Augustyniak shows you how much of a warm up we are in for in the 7-day forecast (3:45). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Former Tennis Star Julie Heldman Previews Her New Book 'Driven'Heldman’s new book "Driven" opens up about the mental illness that the tennis star dealt with during her playing career (3:32). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Rep. Ilhan Omar Lambasts Richfield Schools For Alleged Lunch ShamingCongresswoman Ilhan Omar calls a report that Richfield Public Schools threw away more than 40 lunches from students who owed $15 or more “shameful”, Kim Johnson reports (0:28). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Former Governor Of Massachusetts Deval Patrick Enters 2020 Presidential RaceDeval Patrick, 63, has increased the number of democrats vying for their party’s nomination to a total of 18, Kim Johnson reports (0:34). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Impeachment Hearings Continue On Day 2 In Washington, D.C.Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says the testimony from yesterday’s hearing amounted to a description of bribery on President Trump’s part (2:09). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
New ‘Kids Count’ Study Suggests Young Children Have Been Undercounted By CensusData showed that children under the age of 5 have been one of the largest historically undercounted groups on the census, as Kate Raddatz reports (1:50). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Says Water Gremlin Has Not Completed Required Safety ChangesA manufacturing plant in White Bear Lake was told to complete mandatory changes to address safety concerns at its facility. WCCO has learned that the Water Gremlin plant has not made those changes, as Ali Lucia reports (0:51). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
BREAKING: Five People Reportedly Hurt After School Shooting In Santa Clarita, Calif.The shooting happened this morning at Saugus High School in northern Los Angeles County, Ali Lucia reports (0:40). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 14, 2019
Charges: Southern Minnesota Man Fatally Shot Dog In Front Of Girlfriend, Young KidsA southern Minnesota man is accused of fatally shooting a dog last week in front of his girlfriend and two young children. Katie Johnston reports.
DNR: Trumpeter Swans That Appear To Be Trapped On Freezing Lakes Are (Probably) FineWildlife officials are reminding the public that when trumpeter swans and other waterfowl appear to be trapped on freezing bodies of water they are, in most cases, fine. Katie Johnston reports.
KISS Bringing ‘End Of The Road Tour’ To Xcel In FebruaryIn what they’re calling their final tour ever, the iconic rock ‘n’ roll band KISS will be making a stop in St. Paul this February. Katie Johnston reports.
Famed Duluth Mansion Glensheen Decked Out For HolidaysDirector Dan Hartman and Jane Pederson, marketing manager at Glensheen, explain (3:08). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019
Twin Cities Trumpet Ensemble Goes To The MoviesThe Twin Cities Trumpet Ensemble's "Hooray for Hollywood!" is at the Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center in Bloomington this Sunday at 3 p.m. (4:40). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019
Beltrami Co. Officials Warn Of Unsafe Ice After More Than 11 Stranded Anglers RescuedMore than 11 anglers needed to be rescued after becoming stranded on Upper Red Lake Tuesday, prompting reminders of the dangers of unsafe ice. Katie Johnston reports.
DeRusha Eats: Mama's Pizza, A St. Paul StapleThe pizza restaurant has survived flood, fire and even felonies, Jason DeRusha reports (3:23). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019
Deck Your Halls With Fragrant, Fresh GreeneryAdam Bachman from Bachman's explains (3:08). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019
9 A.M. Weather ReportTemperatures are returning to average after weeks stuck well below, Mike Augustyniak reports (3:31). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019
Twin Cities Rank 2nd In Best Cities To Have KidsThey trailed behind only Madison, and ahead of Washington, Boston, and Pittsburgh (3:46). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2019