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Excellent Educator: Cedar Ridge's Katie Tompkins

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Caring, patient and devoted are three words used to describe this week’s Excellent Educator. Another word is creative.

Ms. Katie Tompkins has been teaching second graders at Cedar Ridge Elementary in Eden Prairie for two decades and thinks outside of the box during reading time. 85 more words


Peterson Absence Tough But Real For Vikings

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — NFL teams make succession plans all the time for star players moving past their prime. The sudden absence of Adrian Peterson from Minnesota’s backfield, though, did not reveal a carefully crafted blueprint. 641 more words


WCCO Radio Rally: September 18-19

Another big week in high school football is in store on the WCCO Radio Rally! Eden Prairie and Rosemount continue to jockey for the best team in the state while a bevy of contenders waits for them to slip up. 353 more words

High School Sports Rally

Suspended Vikings WR Simpson In More Trouble

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has found more trouble.

Simpson is facing misdemeanor charges of driving on a limited driver’s license, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and having an open bottle in a motor vehicle, according to Rick Hart, deputy police chief in Bloomington, Minnesota. 501 more words


Q & A: How's the Market? Let's Take A Look...

As a Realtor, one of the first questions I’m always asked is: “How’s the Market?” And while the quick Realtor response is “It’s Great!”, the truth is usually a much less exciting “it’s complicated.” Don’t get me wrong, it’s been an exciting summer! 114 more words

Real Estate

Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing 'The Big 4'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s Week 3 in high school football in Minnesota, which means conferences around the state are starting to take shape and seasons are starting to come together. 668 more words


WCCO Radio Rally: September 11-12

For the first time all season, perennial #1 Eden Prairie has fallen from their perch. A big win by Rosemount makes them our top team and EP slides down to #2 after barely getting by Eastview. 362 more words

High School Sports Rally