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Lawsuit Claims Background Check Error Ruined Reputation

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A Minnesota mother blames a background check mistake for ruining her reputation.

The trouble started for Lorie Wosmek after she’d spent years volunteering in the Remer School District. 483 more words


1 Year Later, Have Minneapolis 911 Call Times Improved?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One year ago, a WCCO investigation found some Minneapolis residents waiting more than three minutes for their 911 calls to be answered. 311 more words


Should Minnesota Do More To Prevent Food Allergy Deaths?

BEMIDJI, Minn. (WCCO) — A Minnesota family is suing a restaurant for what they consider a fatal mistake.

Scott Johnson died last summer after eating pancakes at a Bemidji restaurant.  525 more words


Milk Allergy Death Of 16-Year-Old Leads To Lawsuit

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A Minnesota family wants restaurants to make changes after an allergic reaction took the life of their son.

Scott Johnson, 16, had a severe milk allergy since birth. 592 more words


Should We Tell Our Kids How Much We Make?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - How honest do we need to be with our kids when it comes to our money? It’s a question debated by Minnesota families every day. 561 more words


Plane Skids Off LaGuardia Runway, Slams Into Fence Near Bay

NEW YORK (AP) — A Delta jetliner landing at LaGuardia Airport in a driving snowstorm Thursday skidded off a runway and crashed through a chain-link fence, its nose coming to rest just feet from the roiling waters of an icy bay. 707 more words


How Do Our Neighboring States Handle Sex Offenders?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - For more than two decades, Minnesota’s most dangerous sex offenders have been locked up a second time after serving prison sentences. They’ve been committed to indefinite detention in treatment programs. 397 more words