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WCCO Radio Wins Service To America Award

By Edgar Linares and CBS News

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Staff at NewsRadio 830 WCCO are returning home from Washington D.C. with the 2015 Service to America Award. 204 more words


Home Grown: The Somali-American Struggle – How Young Men Are Recruited To Terror

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – “Home Grown: The Somali-American Struggle” looks into the lives of the Somali population in Minnesota. In the second part of this series, WCCO’s Edgar Linares takes a look at how young men are being recruited. 661 more words


Reward Offered For Info On Cat Tossing Incident

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A cat tossed out of a van on May 2 is severally injured but will survive. Now, a $2,500 reward is being offered to find the person responsible. 201 more words


Tracking Danger: Crude Oil On Minn. Railways

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In the last few years, rail road traffic through the Twin Cities has reached an all-time high. With the increased traffic there’s also been an increase in derailments, like the one we saw earlier this month in Ontario Canada. 469 more words


Girl Whose Parents Worked For Medical Marijuana Has Died

MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — A girl whose parents worked to pass legislation legalizing medical marijuana in Minnesota has died at age 8.

Katelyn Pauling had epilepsy and a nervous system disorder. 255 more words


Minneapolis Police Advise Wearing Undies Under Your Kilt

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Before everyone starts commenting: Yes, I know the kilt is traditionally Scottish. But many sport the plaid garment during the St. Patrick’s Day festivities. 346 more words


Virtual Golf Coming To MSP Airport

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Soon you’ll be able to drive before you fly at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

That’s because the PGA of America, Wexford Golf and the Metropolitan Airports Commission have teamed up to create a new virtual golf facility at MSP. 247 more words