Businesses described a whole slate of problems from worker shortages, increasing costs for shipping and supplies and skyrocketing demand that's putting pressure on the transportation of goods.
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Minnesota Businesses Testify To Supply Chain WoesBusinesses described a whole slate of problems from worker shortages, increasing costs for shipping and supplies and skyrocketing demand that's putting pressure on the transportation of goods.
Gov. Tim Walz Announces Re-Election CampaignMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz just announced he will run for re-election.
Interview: State Sen. Omar Fateh On Why He Supports Public Safety AmendmentHe represents the Minneapolis district where George Floyd died.
Abortion Access, Reproductive Rights Top Issue For Some Minnesota LawmakersSupporters of reproductive rights are warning their supporters that the threat to legal abortion is growing in Minnesota and across the country.
Interview: Rep. Pete Stauber Takes Issue With Biden's COVID PoliciesA Minnesota congressman is among those sharply criticizing the president's vaccine mandates and COVID policy.
MN Supreme Court Weighs Future Of Power Within State’s Board Of PardonsOn Wednesday morning, the high court heard arguments in a case seeking to uphold a lower court ruling, which found the requirement that those seeking a pardon get unanimous approval from the board is unconstitutional.
Minnesota House DFL Votes To Expel Rep. John Thompson From CaucusParty leaders say his actions, reports of abuse and misconduct and failure to take responsibility led them to this public rebuke.
4 Ex-MPD Officers Accused Of Violating George Floyd's Rights Plead Not GuiltyThe four officers accused of violating George Floyd’s civil rights have pleaded not guilty in federal court.
Interview: Rep. Ilhan Omar On Public Safety Amendment, Vaccines And MoreCongresswoman Ilhan Omar joins us live to talk about her support of the amendment and other issues.
Ex-Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka Announces Run For GovernorSeven Republicans are now in the race.
College GOP Chair Describes Sexual Harassment She Endured In PartyA leader among Minnesota Republicans is publicly sharing her story of sexual harassment within the party.
City Council Approves New Mpls. Public Safety Ballot Language After Judge Struck Down Previous QuestionA controversial plan to replace the Minneapolis Police Department hit another stumbling block Tuesday.
Walz, Smith, Klobuchar Survey Greenwood FireMinnesota's governor got a firsthand look today at the damage caused by a large wildfire.
Interview: Sen. Tina Smith Speaks On 'Most Important' Climate Change BillMinnesota Sen. Tina Smith is currently the lead negotiator on a federal bill that the Boston Globe has called "the most important bill Congress can pass to prevent climate change."
3 Ex-MPD Officers Ask Judge To Block Streaming Of Trial In George Floyd’s DeathAttorneys for all three of the former officers charged in Floyd’s death are asking a judge to prevent their upcoming trial from being live-streamed.
Interview: Rep. Dean Phillips On The Situation In AfghanistanRep. Dean Phillips is one of the few Democrats raising questions about the Biden administration's handling of the crisis.
A 'Fair' Conversation With Lt. Gov Peggy FlanaganLike most native Minnesotans, you can tell that Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan missed the State Fair.
Anton Lazzaro, Prominent MNGOP Donor Charged With Sex Trafficking, Denied Home ConfinementDetails of how a prominent Minnesota Republican donor allegedly gave underage girls expensive gifts and money in exchange for sex were laid out Tuesday in a St. Paul federal court.
Mpls. City Council Rewrites Public Safety Ballot Question Language After Failing To Override Frey VetoThe city of Minneapolis has a decision to make by midnight or the issue of replacing its police department with a Department of Public Safety may not make it to voters.
Last 4 Exec. Directors Of MN GOP Call For Jennifer Carnahan To Resign Or Be RemovedIt's a scathing opening line to a lengthy statement: "The Party is morally bankrupt due to the leadership of Jennifer Carnahan."
With Taliban Gaining Ground, U.S. Embassy In Afghanistan Beings EvacuatingErin Hassanzadeh sat down with people close to the conflict to get their reaction (2:22). WCCO 4 News At 10 - Aug. 12, 2021
Who Qualifies For State's $250 Million In Bonus Pay For Front-Line Workers?Heroes of the pandemic could be in-line for bonus pay, Reg Chapman reports (1:55). WCCO 4 News At 6 - July 28, 2021
Rep. John Thompson Again Refuses Resignation As Wife Says Allegations Aren't TrueSeveral lawmakers have asked Thompson to step down because of past accusations of domestic abuse, Esme Murphy reports (1:55). WCCO 4 News At 6 - July 26, 2021
Interview: Sen. Tina Smith On Minnesota Losing Jobs To ChinaSen. Tina Smith has fired off a letter to Major League Baseball about the loss of some Minnesota jobs. She joined Esme Murphy live in studio (5:45). WCCO Sunday Morning - July 25, 2021