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Father Of Missing Crystal Boy Goes On Nancy Grace

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It has now been nine days since a Twin Cities boy vanished outside his home.

A van dropped Barway Collins off at his apartment building in Crystal after school last Wednesday. 297 more words


Authorities Searching Mississippi Area For Missing Crystal Boy

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –  Crystal Police say the father of a missing 10-year-old boy was seen near a river shortly after his son’s disappearance.

Pierre Collins has denied knowing anything about the disappearance of his son, Barway, who was last seen outside his apartment building on March 18. 559 more words


Tick Uptick Raises Tick Risk Meter To High

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The early spring has been nice to get out in, but officials say it could mean an increase in Lyme Disease cases this year. 317 more words


DNR Keeping Deadly Fish Disease From Minnesota Lakes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The DNR is trying to figure out the best way to deal with a deadly and contagious fish disease.

A couple years ago, Lake Superior tested positive for a viral disease called Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia, or VHS. 355 more words


What Are The Rules Around Minnesota Officials' Emails?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Gov. Dayton addressed concerns Thursday that he uses his personal AOL email account for work, not state-issued government email.

“It’s been simpler for 15 years to just be able to do it straightforward,” Dayton said. 363 more words


Lawn Care Tips For Our Early Warmup

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It never fails. Those first 60-degree days of the year have people thinking about their lawns and gardens.

It just so happens the first 60-degree day of this year came very early. 322 more words


Twin Cities Takes Advantage Of #Top10WxDay

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s been 134 days since we have had 60-degree weather.

“This is amazing,” Samantha Isler of Minneapolis said. “It’s really beautiful.”

Beautiful and unique: We were nearly 30 degrees above average for March 10. 539 more words