CONTRACTOR GIVES TIPS ON SEEKING HELP REPAIRING DAMAGE

MINNEAPOLIS - Recent storms have left many people scrambling to find contractors to help repair damage. But how do they know they're...

300 Volunteers Rebuild Mpls. Playground After Crash That Hurt 3 Siblings

300 VOLUNTEERS REBUILD MPLS. PLAYGROUND AFTER CRASH THAT HURT 3 SIBLINGS

By Katie Steiner, WCCO-TV MINNEAPOLIS - Volunteers joined together Saturday at Jenny Lind Elementary School in Minneapolis to build...

 
 
 

VOTE TO DETERMINE HOMELESS CAMP'S NEW LOCATION DELAYED

MINNEAPOLIS - Storms hammered the homeless encampment in south Minneapolis overnight, leaving many to clean up and dry out Friday. While...

FLASH FLOODING GIVES SOME ROBBINSDALE RESIDENTS LAKEFRONT PROPERTY

MINNEAPOLIS - While southern Minnesota was hit hard by yesterday's storms, some metro cities were dealing with severe weather as well. West...

 
 
 

WCCO SATURDAY MORNING LINKS

MINNEAPOLIS - Here are links for the places and events covered in this week's WCCO Saturday Morning show. And if you noticed a new...

Twins 4-Game Winning Streak Snapped By Astros

TWINS 4-GAME WINNING STREAK SNAPPED BY ASTROS

OAKLAND, Calif. - Khris Davis would enjoy nothing more than leading the big leagues in home runs and carrying the Oakland Athletics...

 
 
 

SEMI-TRUCK FIRE CLOSES HWY. 610 IN MAPLE GROVE

MINNEAPOLIS - Highway 610 in Maple Grove is back open Saturday morning after being closed due to a semi-truck on fire. The Minnesota...

VIKINGS' SENDEJO FINED $53,482 BY NFL FOR HIT VS. PACKERS

NEW YORK - Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo was fined $53,482 by the NFL on Friday for his hit during a play in Minnesota's tie at Green...

 
 
 

SEVERE WEATHER, FLASH FLOODING HIT METRO AREA

MINNEAPOLIS - While southern Minnesota was hit hard by yesterday's storms, some metro cities were dealing with severe weather as well. West...

SEVERE STORMS DESTROY WEDDING VENUE, COUPLES LEFT SCRAMBLING

MINNEAPOLIS - A popular farm in southern Minnesota was destroyed in Thursday night's storm. Now, several couples are left scrambling...

 
 
 
Cannon Falls Cleans Up After Destructive Tornado

CANNON FALLS CLEANS UP AFTER DESTRUCTIVE TORNADO

MINNEAPOLIS - The fierce storm in Cannon Falls Thursday night brought down power lines and caused giant trees to fall and slice through...

CONTRACTORS ARE OFFERING EMPLOYEES MORE BENEFITS TO ATTRACT WORKERS

MINNEAPOLIS - Contractors across the country say they're facing a shortage of construction workers. An industry-wide survey from the...

 
 
 

MPLS. POLICE AND FIRE DEPARTMENTS' BBQ DUEL

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis police and fire departments are known for working together to serve and protect the community. But this...

NFL PICKS - WEEK 3: TOP TEAM IN LOS ANGELES?

With the third weekend of NFL football upon us, the contenders are looking to separate themselves from the pretenders. The early games...

 
 
 

NASA'S PLANET-HUNTING TELESCOPE DISCOVERS TWO DISTANT PLANETS

An orbital telescope designed to hunt for worlds beyond our solar system has discovered two distant planets, officials said this week. NASA's...

SHERIFF: MAN KILLED ON FARM AFTER WAGON TIRE EXPLODES

MINNEAPOLIS - Dunn County officials say a man is dead after an accident on a farm Friday morning. According to the sheriff's office,...

 
 
 

SUSPECTS IN INVER GROVE HEIGHTS ARMED ROBBERY ENTER GUILTY PLEAS

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. - Two men have pleaded guilty to a 2017 armed robbery of an Inver Grove Heights cellphone store. One of...

SportsLine's Top Weekend Picks: Football And More Football

SPORTSLINE'S TOP WEEKEND PICKS: FOOTBALL AND MORE FOOTBALL

Texas A&M Aggies Alabama Crimson Tide Saturday, September 22, 2018, 3:30 pm ET TEXAS A&M +26 Alabama is a juggernaut. You know it....

 
 
 

COASTAL CAROLINA FOOTBALL TEAM BROUGHT PETS WITH THEM AS THEY EVACUATED FROM HURRICANE FLORENCE

Ryan Mayer Conway, S.C. - With Hurricane Florence approaching the Carolina coast last week, several universities in the area had decisions...

FINAL VOTE DELAYED ON WHERE TO MOVE MPLS. HOMELESS ENCAMPMENT

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis City Council delayed Friday its final vote on where to move a growing homeless encampment. A homeless...

 
 
 



Kavanaugh accuser will testify against him

Kavanaugh accuser will testify against him

The woman who has roiled the U.S. Senate with sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will testify against him, after all. Attorneys for... Read more ...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate touching allegations

The Minnesota state representative called the claims "indescribably hurtful" and said he dropped out of the race so he could work toward healing his family. Read more ...

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Police said a father and son who killed a neighbor were taken into custody again Friday after a court reviewed their bonds and raised them to $250,000 each. Read more ...

Braves clinch first NL East title since 2013

Braves clinch first NL East title since 2013

The Braves beat the Phillies to clinch their first NL East title since 2013. Read more ...

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench." Read more ...

Anthony Joshua delivers emphatic answer to Alexander Povetkin's heavyweight...

Anthony Joshua delivers emphatic answer to Alexander Povetkin's heavyweight challenge

Alexander Povetkin drew blood from Anthony Joshua, but the unified heavyweight champion responded with a seventh-round barrage that produced a TKO victory. Read more ...

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

LONDON - British regulators say Comcast has beat 21st Century Fox in a rare auction that allowed both sides to bid for European broadcaster Sky. After three rounds of bidding... Read more ...

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

AMES, Iowa - Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday. Iowa State's band used... Read more ...

Real Madrid leads La Liga thanks to goal on video review

Real Madrid leads La Liga thanks to goal on video review

MADRID - Video review helped Real Madrid beat Espanyol 1-0 and go to the top of the Spanish league on Saturday. Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

An aide for the Senate committee overseeing hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh resigned after a sexual harassment allegation against the staffer resurfaced. The... Read more ...