CORONAVIRUS UPDATES: THE LATEST COVID-19 HEADLINES FROM MARCH 28, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS - Today is Saturday, March 28, and Gov. Tim Walz's stay-at-home order is now in effect. He has directed Minnesotans to...

WCCO SATURDAY MORNING LINKS: MARCH 28, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS - Here are links for everything Jennifer Mayerle and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday Morning: Mike's Mix Classic...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: OLYMPIC RUNNER CARRIE TOLLEFSON SAYS ‘GET OUTSIDE' FOR MENTAL HEALTH

Stay Informed: Coronavirus Latest | COVID-19 Resources | Download CBS Minnesota App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Just because we...

Coronavirus In Minnesota: ‘We're Watching You': Racist Note Left On Woodbury Home Of Asian American Couple

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: ‘WE'RE WATCHING YOU': RACIST NOTE LEFT ON WOODBURY HOME OF ASIAN AMERICAN COUPLE

Stay Informed: Coronavirus Latest | COVID-19 Resources | Download CBS Minnesota App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Twin Cities couple...

 
 
 

HARRIET, NOKOMIS PARKWAYS CLOSE TO HELP MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board announced the closure of Lake Harriet Parkway and Lake Nokomis Parkway to allow...

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: DAY PROGRAMS FOR RESIDENTS WITH DISABILITIES VANISH

Stay Informed: Coronavirus Latest | COVID-19 Resources | Download CBS Minnesota App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Thousands of Minnesotans...

 
 
 

‘HE WAS COUGHING UP BLOOD': SEN. AMY KLOBUCHAR ON HUSBAND'S RECOVERY FROM COVID-19

MINNEAPOLIS - Sen. Amy Klobuchar is dealing with the COVID-19 crisis in two different ways. First, she helped push through a federal...

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: SOCIAL DISTANCING IS CREATING INCREASED DEMAND ON COMMUNICATION NETWORKS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says you can depend on calling 911 during this pandemic. So many of us are...

 
 
 

RULING IN MISSOURI CASE BACKED BY LYNX'S MAYA MOORE APPEALED

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri's top lawyer has appealed a judge's decision to throw out burglary and assault convictions against a...

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: DPS-DVS OFFICES CLOSING STATEWIDE FOR 2 WEEKS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services division is closing all exam stations statewide...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: U OF M'S COVID-19 PLAN PROMPTS PETA COMPLAINT

MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota is urging researchers to euthanize animals as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. According...

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: ATTORNEY GENERAL KEITH ELLISON STOPS COMPANY FROM ‘PANDEMIC PROFITEERING'

MINNEAPOLIS - The Office of Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has stopped a Little Canada retailer from profiting off of the...

 
 
 

‘THIS IS AN UNPRECEDENTED VOLUME': 200K+ MINNESOTANS HAVE APPLIED FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS SINCE MARCH 16

Stay Informed: Coronavirus Latest | COVID-19 Resources | CBS Minnesota App MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota officials released more information...

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: ILHAN OMAR AMONG LAWMAKERS CALLING FOR AMAZON TO DO MORE FOR WORKERS

MINNEAPOLIS - Rep. Ilhan Omar is among a group of U.S. lawmakers asking Amazon to be more transparent and proactive in its efforts...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: ADVOCATES WORK TO PROTECT THE HOMELESS FROM COVID-19

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Advocates for the homeless in Minnesota are taking steps to protect the vulnerable population from contracting the...

POLICE: 2 ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF STOLEN CATALYTIC CONVERTERS

MINNEAPOLIS - Police arrested two individuals they believe are involved in stealing numerous catalytic converters in Minnetonka recently. The...

 
 
 

NFL VETERAN AND FORMER ALL-AMERICAN AT TEXAS, TERRY TAUSCH DIES AT 61

MINNEAPOLIS - Terry Tausch, an All-American offensive lineman at Texas and eight-year NFL veteran who played for the Minnesota Vikings...

CORONAVIRUS IN MINNESOTA: NUMBER OF POSITIVE COVID-19 CASES APPROACHES 400, DEATH TOLL CLIMBS TO 4

MINNEAPOLIS - Hours before Gov. Tim Walz's stay-at-home order was slated to go into effect, health officials announced Friday that...

 
 
 
Coronavirus Update: Switching From Contacts To Glasses Could Help Slow Spread, Experts Say

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: SWITCHING FROM CONTACTS TO GLASSES COULD HELP SLOW SPREAD, EXPERTS SAY

Focus on this, contact lens wearers of the world: To reduce the spread of the pandemic virus that causes COVID-19, experts suggest...

ROMAN REIGNS PULLS OUT OF WRESTLEMANIA 36

It's been reported that Roman Reigns pulled out of WrestleMania. Reigns, one of WWE's biggest and most recognizable stars, was set...

 
 
 



Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Rev. Joseph Lowery, 'Dean' Of The Civil Rights Movement, Dies At 98

Rev. Joseph Lowery, 'Dean' Of The Civil Rights Movement, Dies At 98

Lowery got his start as an activist organizing bus boycotts in 1950s Alabama. He led the Southern Christian Leadership Conference for two decades and prayed at Barack Obama's... Read more ...

Walt Disney World, Disneyland will remain closed until further notice

Walt Disney World, Disneyland will remain closed until further notice

Disney said that hourly employees will continue to be paid through April 18. Read more ...

President Trump signs into law $2 trillion coronavirus bailout

President Trump signs into law $2 trillion coronavirus bailout

WASHINGTON - President Trump on Friday signed into law a historic $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package, the largest stimulus deal in United States history, as the pandemic... Read more ...

Covid-19 SPIKE in Netherlands as 93 new deaths and over 1,100 new cases recorded

Covid-19 SPIKE in Netherlands as 93 new deaths and over 1,100 new cases recorded

The Netherlands' surge in coronavirus cases continues, with 1,159 people confirmed as having caught the disease in 24 hours. The European country has also reported 93 new... Read more ...

4 dead on Florida-bound cruise ship with more than 100 sick passengers

4 dead on Florida-bound cruise ship with more than 100 sick passengers

Four passengers on a cruise ship bound for Florida have died, the cruise line said. Read more ...

'I got stir crazy': Police body-cam footage sheds new light on arrest of UFC...

'I got stir crazy': Police body-cam footage sheds new light on arrest of UFC star Jon Jones

Police footage from the recent arrest of UFC star Jon Jones shows the longtime light heavyweight champion fail a series of roadside sobriety tests after being pulled over in... Read more ...

Civil Rights leader Joseph Lowery dead at 98

Civil Rights leader Joseph Lowery dead at 98

ATLANTA- The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country's first black president and echoed the call for “justice to roll down... Read more ...

House to pass $2 trillion coronavirus package after chaotic sprint to D.C

House to pass $2 trillion coronavirus package after chaotic sprint to D.C

The House is on track to pass a sweeping, $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Friday that will provide immediate assistance to workers, small businesses and major industries... Read more ...

Coronavirus Update: Switching From Contacts To Glasses Could Help Slow...

Coronavirus Update: Switching From Contacts To Glasses Could Help Slow Spread, Experts Say

Focus on this, contact lens wearers of the world: To reduce the spread of the pandemic virus that causes COVID-19, experts suggest it's time to put your contact lenses on the... Read more ...