Hennepin County Workers File Plan to StrikeThousands of social service and office workers say they want better wages, remote work benefits and COVID protections.
What Wastewater Reveals About Omicron in MinnesotaThe researchers say the data suggests Omicron’s peak may have already been reached in the Twin Cities.
Restaurants make changes as vaccine rule takes effectSome restaurants said they had to change their entire business model to make things work.
5:00 p.m. weather reportCold temperatures are here to stay for a few days, according to WCCO meteorologist Chris Shaffer.
Emergency medical teams arrive in Minnesota for COVID reliefMinnesota hospitals continue to face a care crisis, with too many patients and too few staff.
Twin Cities businesses adapt to vaccine rulesWednesday is the first day you must prove you have been vaccinated against COVID-19 or show a negative test result before you can enter certain locations in Minnesota and St. Paul.
Federal civil rights trial set to begin Thursday for 3 former MPD officers in George Floyd deathOn Thursday, the federal civil rights trial of three former Minneapolis police officers in the death of George Floyd begins in St. Paul.
WCCO Digital Update: Afternoon of January 19, 2022Here are Minnesota’s latest headlines.
Midday weather reportMeteorologist Lisa Meadows reports a freezing wind chill and when Minnesotans could see snow later this week.
MnDOT’s Name A Plow Contest ReturnsSome of this year’s names include “Betty Whiteout” and “Plowin’ In The Wind”.
Man arrested in connection with St. Paul homicideA 31-year-old man was arrested for the fatal shooting Tuesday night in the Frogtown neighborhood.
Vaccine rules go into effect in Minneapolis, St. PaulThose visiting bars and restaurants will need to present proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.
How to Eat Burgers for a Good CauseCities 97’s Paul Fletcher explains.
New book shares ‘celebration of Nordic skiing’Ryan Rodgers talks about his new book, “Winter’s Children.”
How to become more resilient, even during a pandemicDr. Kirsten Lind Seal talks about four things you should be doing to increase your resilience.
9:00 a.m. weather reportWCCO meteorologist Riley O’Connor said temperatures had now taken a colder turn.
Unboxing the latest advice for COVID and childrenThe CDC recently updated its mask guidelines to more clearly explain that the public can use respirator masks, says Dr. Gigi Chawla.
Wisconsin among the best states to crossWallethub has released its list of the best and worst states to drive in for 2022.
Mid-morning headlines from January 19, 2022Police say neighbors may have information about a fatal shooting near downtown St. Paul that left one person dead.
Fatal shooting in Frogtown neighborhood of St. PaulPolice are looking for a suspect in a fatal shooting.
What you need to know about the Twin Cities vaccine/testing mandatesThe way you visit restaurants and bars in the Twin Cities is going to change today.
6:00 a.m. weather reportWe have a few cold days ahead of us, with brutal wind chills expected.
St. Paul police are investigating the city’s 3rd homicide of 2022Neighbors may have information about a fatal shooting last night, police say.
Twin Cities vaccine/test mandates go into effect WednesdayStarting today, you will need to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test to enter a restaurant or bar in Minneapolis and St. Paul.