Noon weather reportFriday will start quietly, but a very narrow strip of snow will settle in the middle of the day, bringing with it some light snow to end the year.
Hospitals ask people not to go to emergency room for COVID testsOmicron cases continue to rise and many are scrambling to get tested before the New Year. Hospitals are encouraging people with mild symptoms of COVID not to go to the emergency room to get tested.
Healthier seasonal drink optionsThere are healthier ways to enjoy seasonal non-alcoholic drinks that are normally high in sugar and calories, says dietitian Katie Johnson.
Start 2022 with a “month of actions”Women in Networking started as a traditional local networking group in 2002 and can’t wait to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The milestone is recognized by a month of actions that you can participate in, says director Teresa Thomas.
Beautiful floral ways to welcome in 2022Jennifer Bevan of Bachman’s explains.
Weather report at 9 a.m.WCCO meteorologist Riley O’Connor says temperatures will get brutally cold in the near future.
Do you like talking to inanimate objects?A recent survey in the UK found that many had conversations with their pets or inanimate objects at home – 44% of 2,000 respondents said they spoke with their houseplants.
There is nothing wrong with feeling disappointed as the New Year approaches.COVID-19 is playing another big role in our year-end celebrations, with many events canceled. So it could disappoint you before 2022.
Mid-morning titles from December 30, 2021Hennepin County tells us it moved more than 400 people to permanent housing before the cold hit this year.
CBSN Minnesota Morning Update: December 30, 2021❇️ Homeless Minnesotans are doing what they can to stay warm during this freezing cold. ❇️ With many sites canceling New Years Eve events, are you going to change your plans for New Years?
Prepare your car for cold weatherSeveral Minnesota auto stores are currently seeing major backups with people needing auto repairs in extremely cold temperatures.
6:00 a.m. weather reportWe have a brief warm-up Thursday before another arctic blast this weekend.
How to keep your car running in freezing weatherThese very cold temperatures can lead to car problems.
Rusty review: top picks of 2021Rusty Gatenby shares his top picks of the year.
WCCO digital update: December 30, 2021 in the morningShayla Reaves has the latest titles.
Weather report at 4:30 amThursday will be warmer than Wednesday, but you’ll still want to bundle up.
10:00 p.m. weather reportWe will warm to near average on Thursday before relapsing into the freezing cold.
Explore Minnesota: Grain Bin GetawayMinnesota is in the middle of the heart of the country, and agriculture is a big part of what we do. So what happens when you combine farming with an Airbnb? John Lauritsen takes us on a unique trip to Douglas County.
Hundreds of people in Minneapolis go without shelter in freezing coldHennepin County officials say more than 400 people were moved to permanent housing before the cold hit this year – but many will make the difficult decision to stay outside.
Grandmothers recovering from Saint-Paul handbag snatch attacksTwo St. Paul grandmothers spent their Christmas in hospital after being violently broken into while shopping.
George Floyd Basketball ClassicThe George Floyd Classic reflects the mission of the Black Basketball Coaches Association of Minnesota.
6:00 p.m. weather reportMeteorologist Chris Shaffer reports a balmy day for Thursday and cooler temperatures on the weekends.
MACV: a veteran helping other homeless vetsMACV’s mission is to end homelessness among the military by finding them a home for the holidays.
10 people displaced after house fire in northern MinneapolisInvestigators say the flames started in a bathroom.