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New, Laser-Enabled Weather Station In Golden Valley Helps Officials Clear Roads

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Twin Cities suburb is among the first in the state to use laser technology to help with winter driving.

Golden Valley had a weather station installed near Winnetka and Western avenues in October. 241 more words


Patrol: Alcohol Involved In Wrong-Way Crash; 3 Seriously Injured

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The State Patrol says alcohol is a factor in a wrong-way crash that has left three people in critical condition tonight.

Investigators say it happened around 2 Monday morning when 25-year-old Jennifer Thompson of St. 342 more words


Teacher Finds ‘Many Benefits’ From Comfy Classroom Remodel

MINNEOTA, Minn. (WCCO) — There’s a classroom where knick-knacks and trinkets are celebrated.

Willy Wonka, Sponge Bob, even Beethoven himself are prominently displayed.

But they are just a small part of a big idea for Heather Anderson. 519 more words


Klobuchar Bill Would Aid Caregivers When Vulnerable People Go Missing

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s estimated that half of children with autism will wander away at some point in their lives.

Many are gone long enough to cause concern. 386 more words


Minneapolis Residents Complain Of Amazon Package Handling

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Thousands of packages are being delivered this time of year, but some Minneapolis homeowners are worried about how they’re being delivered — and they have video. 336 more words


1-Year-Old Minnesota Boy 1 Of 4 People On Earth With Dangerous Heart Condition

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — “It’s like a zoo. In the morning Brevik wakes up before everybody else so we have a little bit of alone time in the morning,” said Amber Martin, Brevik’s mom. 398 more words


Record High Temp For Twin Cities, But Winter Is Coming ....

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A winter storm is set to hit Minnesota on the same day the Twin Cities set a record high temperature for December 4. 585 more words