Black Entrepreneur State Fair returns to Minneapolis
RAW VIDEO: Teens flee a black bear walkwayCottonwood Court in Centerville looked more like Pooh Corner last week, when a young black bear out for a walk scared some teenagers.
WCCO evening digital update: August 22, 2021Police say a man died after being shot inside a car in the North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis; a fatal shootout caused major backups on a Twin Cities highway; The second edition of the Black Entrepreneur State Fair is back in Minneapolis.
5.30 p.m. Weather reportAfter an evening of possible severe weather in Minnesota, Monday will be hot, foggy and muggy.
Minnesota WWII vet takes flightQuentin Bendsten, 93, was able to fly on Sunday in an open-cockpit plane, thanks to an organization called Dream Flights.
Black Entrepreneur State Fair returns to MinneapolisThe second annual Black Entrepreneur State Fair kicked off in Minneapolis on Sunday, with more than 60 vendors participating this year, ranging from clothing to beauty and food.
March shines a light on Indigenous community violenceThe Murdered and Missing Indigenous Survivors group held a march through downtown St. Paul on Sunday to help survivors make their voices heard.
Honey production declines during droughtMinnesota and Wisconsin are among the nation’s top honey-producing states – and our extreme drought is putting honey production at risk.
11 a.m. weather reportScattered thunderstorms will develop in western Minnesota Sunday afternoon and push eastward.
A Minneapolis family on a mission to help the city’s homelessA few years ago, Joe and Jenn Funk started collecting and distributing items to homeless and homeless residents of the city.
Man killed in downtown Brooklyn I-94 shootoutA fatal shootout caused major backups on a Twin Cities highway on Saturday night.
Man was found gunned down inside a car in the North LoopInvestigators say it appears someone shot the man from inside the car.
WCCO Digital Update: Morning of August 22, 2021Shayla Reaves has the latest titles.
Weather report at 6 a.m.Say goodbye to cool weather and dry air after Sunday.
10:00 p.m. weather reportCooler temperatures and scattered showers arrive on Tuesday with the possibility of thunderstorms as well.
Dr. Sarah from Allina Health’s article discusses preparing for the next school yearJeff Wagner of WCCO has covered a lot of ground with Dr Sarah Paper, an Allina Health specialist. The two discussed ways to help prepare children for the upcoming school year mentally, emotionally and physically.
6:00 p.m. weather reportWell-deserved rains are expected to arrive by Tuesday with the risk of thunderstorms Friday and temperatures dropping to the 70s by the end of the week.
Minnesota groups prepare for arrival of Afghan refugeesChaos still reigns in Afghanistan as thousands of families try to flee the country. The Minnesota Department of Social Services reports that 35 Afghan refugees have already arrived as of August 16, and up to 65 refugees have been granted special immigrant visas.
Boundary water region closed to the public due to forest firesThe Boundary Water canoeing area has been officially closed to the public as forest fires continue to grow and move through the area. David Schuman of WCCO speaks with experts on the current state of the Upper National Forest.
5 p.m. Weather reportTemperatures dip into the 70s by mid-week with a chance of scattered showers by Tuesday and continuing through Saturday.
Boundary Waters closes amid spreading wildfiresThe Boundary Waters Canoe Area wilderness has been completely closed to the public after wildfires continue to spread through the area, making it unsafe for the public.
4 things to do today: August 21, 2021Here are the four things you can do today.
The Renaissance festival is back in ShakopeeThe Minnesota Renaissance Festival is back for some fun in the 16th century.
CynCity Tours offers a guided tour of the history of Saint PaulWalking through the streets of Saint-Paul, among the historic buildings, it is easy to get an idea of the history of the city. But as you roam the streets on an authentic, researched and guided tour, history comes to life.
Morning weather reportNorthwestern Minnesota experienced thunderstorms and brief tornadoes Friday night. Saturday will be cooler, with temperatures in the 70s in the metro area.