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A Look Back At Wadena's 2010 Tornado Devastation

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The tornado that tore through the town of Wadena in 2010 left 4,000 community members working tirelessly to clean up the extensive damage. 254 more words


Good Question: What's The Windiest Month In Minnesota?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Cold, blustery winds were whipping across Minnesota Monday, flapping flags and blowing hair across the state. It seemed to be the windiest day of the year, so far. 165 more words


Welcome Precipitation: Snow In The North, T-Storms In The South

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It may be spring in Minnesota, but Tuesday’s weather was all over the map.

We saw snow in the northern part of the state, but thunderstorms in parts of southern Minnesota. 270 more words


Frank, Amelia, Chris Compete In Chili Cook Off

The Home and Garden Show is well underway this weekend at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Amelia Santaniello, Chris Shaffer and Frank Vascellaro had a chili cook-off in front of a big audience Friday night. 156 more words

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Goin' To The (Frozen) Lake: Frank & Chris Visit Alexandria (Part 2)

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (WCCO) — Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer are wrapping up this year’s season of Goin’ to the (Frozen) Lake visits with their second day in Alexandria. 327 more words


'CCO Meteorologists Don't Dig Groundhog Day

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – On Monday, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, declaring six more weeks of winter.

But the WCCO Weather Team forecasts milder conditions.

In fact, it’s safe to say our meteorologists aren’t the biggest fans of the forecasting rodent. 147 more words


Garth Brooks Promises Fans Great Shows

Read More: Minnesota Braces For Garth Brooks Fever

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — WCCO Meteorologist Chris Shaffer had a chance to sit down with Garth Brooks early Thursday night, right before the start of his 11-show run at the Target Center in Minneapolis. 39 more words