A big piece of the agreement is tax relief for small businesses and Minnesotans who received extended unemployment benefits, Caroline Cummings reports (2:06). WCCO 4 News At 6 - May 17, 2021
Ice ‘Highway’ On Lake Of The Woods Opens For 2nd YearA 37-mile ice highway in Minnesota that takes motorists across the mammoth Lake of the Woods to the northernmost point in the contiguous United States is open for the second straight year.
Noon Weather ReportA big temperature dip over the next 24 hours.
7 Senators, Including Klobuchar, Travel To UkraineSeven U.S. senators, including Amy Klobuchar, are in Ukraine to meet with that country’s president and other officials.
St. Paul Students Plan Walkout Over COVID SafetyA student walkout is planned in St. Paul Tuesday afternoon. Students across the district say they will demand better COVID-19 precautions to stay in school.
Web Extra: Mike Max Joins Adam Thielen, Ihmir Smith-Marsette In Virtual ChatSome of the state's top high school football players were on the call to listen and ask questions.
Are Avocados Worth The Hype As Heathy Food?Melissa Jaeger explains and shares a recipe.
BBB Alerts Of Pet ScamsAzure Davis from Ruff Start Rescue shares some warning signs.
The Benefits And Pitfalls Of DownsizingBruce Helmer from Wealth Enhancement Group explains.
Holy Angels Sends Students Home Due To ‘Unforeseen Emergency’The school told parents any students who ride a bus will return home on a bus. Students who drive were told to drive home, and any children still at school will need to be picked up "as soon as possible."
9 A.M. Weather ReportWCCO meteorologist Riley O'Connor says that temperatures are about to go off a cliff.
Masks Might Improve Some People's AppearanceA new study by British researchers shows both men and women were found to be more attractive when wearing a mask.
Meetings Take Up One-Third Of Average Work WeekAmong the common complaints people have about meetings is that they last too long and lack organization.
Mid-Morning Headlines From Jan. 18, 2022Black law enforcement leaders from across the state met to discuss current public safety problems and solutions.
CBSN Minnesota’s Morning Update: Jan. 18, 2022❇️ Two big changes are coming to this year's MN State Fair: increased prices and reduced hours. ❇️ Feedback: Is $17 a ticket too much? Will you still go?
State Fair Organizers Upping Ticket Prices, Cutting HoursThey say the fair has lost money the last two years.
When Will Omicron Peak In Minnesota?We're already seeing a nearly 50% drop off in COVID cases in New York state.
6 A.M. Weather ReportTuesday will be the warmest day of the week. A bitter blast will move in tonight and linger for the next couple days.
Changes Coming To State Fair's Pricing, HoursIt's far from summer, but the Minnesota State Fair has people talking this morning.
Experts Believe Omicron Will Peak In Minnesota This MonthOmicron is still surging, but many want to know: what comes next?
WCCO Digital Update: Morning Of Jan. 18, 2022Jason DeRusha has the latest headlines.
4:30 A.M. Weather ReportEnjoy the mild temps Tuesday, because it's about to get a lot colder.
10 P.M. Weather ReportTuesday's warmth will be followed closely by subzero cold.
Owatonna Igloo: Family Embraces Cold In Creative WayThe Thorson family made a giant igloo in their front yard. David Schuman takes us to Owatonna, where they've mixed frozen art and fun.
Good Question: What Is ‘Wordle’?Chances are these little colorful boxes are popping up all over your social media feeds. They're the answer boxes from a new internet sensation called “Wordle.” What is the game? And why is it so popular? Jeff Wagner learned why this simple game has people hooked.