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Meth Making A Troubling Comeback In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Opioid abuse has made the headlines in Minnesota for quite some time.┬áNow, drug experts say it’s the resurgence of an old drug we should be worried about: meth. 332 more words


Slip Caught On Camera At Mall Of America Leads To Lawsuit

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A young girl slipping at Mall of America has led to a lawsuit and a call for better cleanup procedures.

Rakiyia Houston was 10 years old when she slipped near a food court. 327 more words


Grandmother's Death Highlights Growing Trend Of Canadian Border Crossings

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A grandmother dies in Northern Minnesota less than a quarter mile from the Canadian border.

The story made news around the world last month and only highlights a skyrocketing trend among immigrant populations seeking protection up north. 731 more words


Who's Paying For Officer Yanez's Defense?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Officer Jeronimo Yanez is being represented by a team of three attorneys in his manslaughter trial.

They are seasoned professionals in the courtroom who the officer won’t directly pay for. 301 more words


Eagan Police Deal With Growing Mental Health Crisis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man makes a plea to police to shoot him.

Officers say that recent mental health call only underscores a growing crisis. … 426 more words


FBI Investigating Fmr. 'U' Sports Ticket Sales Head

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The head of sports ticket sales at the University of Minnesota has been fired, accused of stealing from the school.

WCCO has learned the FBI is now involved in the alleged fraud case believed to have been going on for years. 360 more words


Neuroscience Center Pioneering Alzheimer's, Dementia Treatments

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One of the few places in the country developing new treatments for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease is in the Twin Cities.

And those researchers and doctors now work under one roof for the first time. 668 more words