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Book: Obama Not A Fan Of Fried Walleye — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Here in Minnesota, many of us like nothing better than a walleye fish-fry on Fridays. But don't count President Obama in on that. According to a new book written by a former personal assistant, the president hates fried walleye.

Delta: Pilot Locked Out Of Cockpit In Flight From MN To Las Vegas — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A Delta Air Lines flight traveling from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Las Vegas has landed safely at its destination after the pilot was unable to reenter the cockpit, according to the airline. According to a statement from Delta, prior to the plane's final approach the captain was not able to enter the flight deck due to a door jam.
Jan 29, 2015

Delta: Pilot Locked Out Of Cockpit In Flight From MN To Las Vegas « CBS Minnesota

Jan 29, 2015

RT @DRUDGE_REPORT: AIR SCARE: DELTA Pilot Gets Locked Out Of Cockpit Mid-Flight...

Timberwolves Take Shot At Love Before His Return — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Former Timberwolves star Kevin Love is returning to Target Center Saturday night for the first time since being traded to Cleveland in the offseason. But you wouldn't know it from a video the team posted on its web site Thursday.
Jan 29, 2015

The #MNTimberwolves have taken a friendly jab at Kevin Love before his return to Target Center Saturday. |

Guest Pass: LTD Brewing Company In Hopkins — Over the last couple of years, the craft beer scene has exploded in Minnesota. Now, it seems like there's a taproom on every corner. One of those is the LTD Brewery in Hopkins. It's less than a year old, but the guys behind it have been making beer for over a decade.

Measles Case Confirmed In U Of M Student — CBS Minnesota (con't) Affordable Care Act Updates: Health News & Information: MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The University of Minnesota confirmed that a student on the Twin Cities campus contracted measles. The student had recently traveled abroad and is now in self isolation off campus.

9 Reasons The Vikings Haven’t Won A Super Bowl — Minnesota Vikings fans have yet to experience a Super Bowl title, but we've had plenty of close calls. The Vikings have been to the Super Bowl four times and are 0-4. They've also had three pretty painful NFC title games where they came out the losing end.
Jan 28, 2015

It's #SuperBowl week, and here's 9 reasons why the #Vikings haven't won the biggest game in sports

Ventura Won’t See ‘American Sniper'; Says Kyle Is No Hero — "American Sniper" is tops at the box office but don't expect to see former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura lining up at a theater for it. The former Navy SEAL won $1.8 million in a defamation lawsuit last year against the estate of the late Chris Kyle, the SEAL protagonist of the movie.

Judge Rejects Farm Groups’ Lawsuit To Keep EPA Data Private — MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A federal judge has rejected a lawsuit by two major farm groups that sought to block the release of data on large livestock farms in Minnesota and Iowa. The American Farm Bureau Federation and the National Pork Producers Council filed the lawsuit in in Minneapolis in 2013 after some activist groups requested the Environmental Protection Agency data under the Freedom of Information Act.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @ceboudreau: Judge rejects @FarmBureau, @NPPC request to protect EPA data on large Minn. & Iowa livestock farms:

Mpls. Police: Pedestrian Hurt After Collision With Squad Car — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Minneapolis police say a pedestrian is in the hospital after a collision with a squad car Wednesday morning. According to Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder, shortly before 9 a.m. a police officer called for an ambulance on 34th Street East and Nicollet Avenue South.

Southwest High School In Mpls. Closes Due To ‘Credible Threat’ — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Officials from Southwest High School announced Tuesday evening that the Minneapolis high school will be closed Wednesday. The school's principal, Bill Smith, said the school received a credible threat to the school community. Smith sent an urgent message to families around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @wccoradio: Minneapolis Southwest High School is closed today due to a 'credible threat'

Sparse Snow Slows Loppet Festival To A Walk — MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - It's a winter tradition that draws over 10,000 participants, and thousands more spectators. But, in its 13th year, the Loppet Festival is dealing with a new Minnesota tradition-lack of snow. Our recent warm spell has melted about 4 inches of snow down to bare ground, and it's been too warm to make any more.
Jan 27, 2015

ICYMI: there are some changes to the @loppet this year bf of our warm weather…