Parents and kids have figured out some new ways of learning with video game-like apps, and they want to keep going.
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Online Learning Apps Helping Kids Make GainsParents and kids have figured out some new ways of learning with video game-like apps, and they want to keep going.
Chip Shortage Could Impact iPhone ProductionA chip shortage is taking a bite out of Apple.
How To Protect Your Child's Mental Health In The Social Media AgeJessica Wong, the director of youth outreach for Hazelden Betty Ford, talks to the Mid-Morning crew.
Facebook Whistleblower Says Company Prioritized Profit Over Public GoodThe Facebook whistleblower has been revealed -- she is 37-year-old Frances Haugen.
With Sales Surging Still, Best Buy Raises Prospects For 2021Best Buy raised its sales outlook for the year after breezing past Wall Street expectations in the second quarter.
Meat Producer JBS Hit By Cyberattack, Worthington Plant Closes For The DayA meat processing plant in southwest Minnesota closed early on Tuesday because of a massive cyber attack (00:30) WCCO 4 News At 5 - June 1, 2021
Gas Pumps In Southeast U.S. Swamped After Cyberattack Paralyzes PipelineThe disruption is creating a mad dash to the pump in some parts of the Southeast, Elise Preston reports (1:51). WCCO 4 News At Noon - May 11, 2021
Students At Whittier Int'l School Ask Astronauts Their Top QuestionsMike Augustyniak led the educational talk with the help of astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Shane Kimbrough (4:58). WCCO This Morning - May 10, 2021
Interview: Sen. Amy Klobuchar On New Book 'Antitrust'The role social media plays and the impact of Big Tech is one of the major topics in a new book from Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar (7:34). WCCO Sunday Morning - May 2, 2021
Good Question: How Much Does The Internet Know About Us?An extra layer of privacy is now in the hands of iPhone users, reports Jeff Wagner (2:47). WCCO 4 News At 10 - April 27, 2021
TurnSignl App Aims To Help Everyone Get Home Safely After Traffic StopsWhen Jazz Hampton and his now business partners watched routine traffic stops turn deadly time after time in Minnesota, they couldn't stand by, Erin Hassanzadeh reports (2:15). WCCO 4 News At 10 - April 22, 2021
Hamline Anthropology Professor Teaches Virtual Classes In ‘Minecraft’A professor at Hamline University has found a way for his students to get together that doesn't involve being in-person, in the classroom, or on Zoom, John Lauritsen reports (2:13). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 11, 2021
Electronic Components Distributor Digi-Key Thrives During PandemicDigi-Key is an electronic components distributor in Thief River Falls. They’ve grown quickly and are now processing more than 5 million orders a year for clients across the globe, John Lauritsen reports (1:59) WCCO 4 News At 5 - Feb. 18, 2021
Google's First Office In Minn. Will Be In Downtown Rochester Due To Mayo Clinic PartnershipGoogle will be opening its first office in Minnesota in downtown Rochester (00:23) WCCO 4 News At 5 - Feb. 18, 2021
Minneapolis Considers Facial Recognition Tech BanA controversial crime-fighting tool could soon be off limits in Minneapolis, reports Erin Hassanzadeh (2:06). WCCO 4 News At 10 - January 21, 2021
New Vaccine Pilot Program Starts Taking AppointmentsAt noon on Tuesday, the state started scheduling appointments for COVID vaccines through a new pilot program. Christiane Cordero reports, Minnesota gets about 60,000 doses of the COVID vaccine per week, and the new phase includes people 65 years and older, plus childcare workers and educators. (2:25) WCCO 4 News At Noon - Jan. 19, 2021
NASA and NOAA: 2020 Temperatures Set Global RecordsAbove-average temperatures continue in 2021 after a very warm 2020. Mike Augustyniak speaks with NASA climate scientist Tom Neumann to understand the global temperature rankings and what another record-warm year means for the planet (3:50) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Jan. 16, 2021
Pandemic Screen Time Boom Causing Eye ProblemsThe pandemic is causing eye issues that have nothing to do with COVID, and everything to do with our endless screen time, reports Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield (3:10). WCCO 4 News At 10 - January 6, 2021
Henn. Co. Uses New Public Defender AppA new app used by a Twin Cities county could keep people out of jail, reports David Schuman (1:56). WCCO 4 News At 10 - December 28, 2020
Beware Holiday Shopping Phishing ScamsCOVID-19 has many doing their holiday shopping in front of a computer screen. But that great deal that pops up in your inbox could be something more sinister, reports Jennifer Mayerle (1:42). WCCO 4 News At 10 - November 24, 2020
Gov. Walz Unveils New COVID AppMinnesota has a new free app that they want you to download to help trace COVID-19, reports Esme Murphy (2:07). WCCO 4 News At 5 - November 23, 2020
LIVE: Gov. Walz Unveils New Tech To Fight COVID-19Gov. Tim Walz announced Monday new technology to help Minnesotans slow the spread of COVID-19. WCCO 4 News - Nov. 23, 2020
SpaceX Bringing 4 NASA Astronauts To ISS In Historic MissionFour astronauts are on their way to the International Space Station after lifting off from the Kennedy Space Center last night in Florida. WCCO Mid-Morning - Nov. 16, 2020
NASA And SpaceX To Launch Crew-1 On SundayMike Augustyniak spoke to NASA astronaut Dr. Mike Barrett ahead of the first fully crewed commercial mission to the international space station (3:41) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Nov. 14, 2020