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Esme’s Blog: A Note to School Administrators

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – To school administrators: I get it, your job is hard. But being a mom, dad or guardian of a child is too. 260 more words


Esme’s Blog: The Blame Game For The Target Breach

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A news article Saturday puts the blame for the 100 million plus credit card breach squarely on the Target bullseye.

The story in the New York Times… 258 more words


Esme’s Blog: Cold Weather Perspective

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — “Brutal cold is coming,” the weather man announced with urgency. “Temps will dip to 18 overnight,” he warned. That was just a few days ago as I watched a local TV station while visiting relatives in New York. 237 more words


Esme’s Blog: Another School Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A day before the anniversary of the shooting that claimed 26 lives in Newtown Conn., another school shooting had a nation collectively saying, “Not again” on Friday. 257 more words


Esme’s Blog: The First Step For The Archdiocese

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Archdiocese of Minneapolis and St. Paul announced a list of 34 priests credibly accused of sexual abuse earlier this week.

Critics said more names should have been on that list, that the Archdiocese was forced to release the names and that without a court order they would not have done so. 105 more words


Esme's Blog: Vikings 3, Fans 0

It’s a tradition: the Minnesota Vikings’ annual Sisyphean struggle to put a winning season together and the predictable roster of new Viking mug shots.

In this most dismal of years — with last week’s tie possibly blowing a shot at landing the top draft pick — comes the news that, in three weeks, three Vikings have been arrested. 168 more words


Esme’s Blog: Hidden Waters

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Driving south on Highway 100 at 6:30 a.m. on Thursday, I heard WCCO-AM’s Steve Murphy reporting on a horrific accident.

A car was submerged, people trapped inside. 389 more words