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Minnesota Retailers Struggle To Fill Seasonal Openings

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Believe it or not, the holidays are right around the corner, and seasonal workers are needed to help keep up with the boost in shopping. 279 more words


Bundle Up: NWS Predicts Colder, Wetter Than Average Winter In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Our #Top10WxDay had plenty of sun and temperatures about 15 degrees above normal for this time of year — and the National Weather Service says you should enjoy it while it lasts. 213 more words


Sherburne County Boy, 5, Killed By Falling Tree

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Sherburne County family is mourning the loss of a young boy, killed in what authorities are calling a freak accident.

Five-year-old Edward Michalek was playing on a hammock with his siblings in his family’s back yard Tuesday evening. 279 more words


'It's A Miracle': Doctor Fighting Deportation Gets Break From ICE

ROCHESTER, Minn. (WCCO) — A Rochester doctor credited with saving lives is now fighting to keep from being deported.

Guan Lee came to the U.S. 25 years ago from Malaysia. 415 more words


Wisconsin Teen Fights To Compete With Girls Dance Line In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Wisconsin teenager is challenging Minnesota rules in order to compete on the girls dance team.

Fifteen-year-old Kaiden Johnson is a sophomore at Superior High School. 453 more words


St. Cloud Apollo H.S. Welcomes First 2 Muslim Girls To Swim Team

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Trying a new sport for the first time takes commitment and a little courage, and that was especially true for two girls on the St. 481 more words


What Are Shoppers Returning?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In an effort to compete with other retailers and make life easier for shoppers, Wal-Mart is promising 30 second returns in stores. 304 more words