5 P.M. Weather ReportConditions were bright and warm Monday, Lisa Meadows reports (2:59). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 17, 2021
Following Vaccinations, Travel On Many People’s MindsTravel predictions are up significantly over last year for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, Bradley Blackburn reports (1:48). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 17, 2021
Lawmakers Worked Past Midnight To Broker Budget DealOn the last day of the regular session, top legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz finally reached an agreement on a $52 billion state budget for the next two years, Caroline Cummings reports (2:06). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 17, 2021
Devastating Barn Fire Kills 12,000 Pigs Near WasecaThe fire chief says it could be days before they know the cause of the fire, John Lauritsen reports (1:35). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 17, 2021
Trial Set For December For Ex-Officer Who Shot Daunte WrightThe criminal complaint says Kim Potter yelled she was going to Taser Wright and then fired her service revolver, killing him, Esme Murphy reports (1:42). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 17, 2021
WCCO Digital Headlines: Afternoon Of May 17, 2021Frank Vascellaro shares the latest headlines (1:15). WCCO 4 News – May 17, 2021
Coming Soon: ‘6 Days In May,’ A WCCO DocumentaryWCCO looks back at the murder of George Floyd and the ensuing uprising that swept not only the Twin Cities, but the entire globe (3:33). WCCO 4 News – March 17, 2021
Bomb Squad Responds After Treasure Hunters Bring Mortar To Nimrod BarA bomb squad responded to a northern Minnesota bar Sunday after a group of treasure hunters brought a mortar round there to show others. Katie Johnston reports.
Noon Weather ReportMonday’s conditions are warm and sunny, but the week is bringing changes, Katie Steiner reports (3:15). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 17, 2021
Report: Lack Of Gender-Specific Data On Heart DiseaseRather than chest pain, women sometimes report indigestion, back pain, or shortness of breath, Dr. Tara Narula reports (2:09). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 17, 2021
At Least 200 Dead In Flaring Palestinian-Israeli ConflictEgypt’s President says he’s urgently working to broker a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, Ian Lee reports (1:50). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 17, 2021
More Than 12,000 Hogs Dead After Barn FireSeveral departments were called to the scene around 10:30 last night, John Lauritsen reports (1:48). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 17, 2021
Leaders Reach Budget Deal, But Will Require Special Session To Finish WorkGov. Tim Walz and the two top leaders of the Minnesota Legislature said they reached agreement early Monday on broad targets for the state’s next two-year budget (1:27). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 17, 2021
FEEDBACK: Annoying Co-WorkersWe want to know about the annoying things your co-workers do. WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Nordic Waffles Celebrating ‘Syttende Mai’Stine Aasland, of Nordic Waffles, explained the significance of Norway’s Constitution Day and the tribute treat she’s serving at Pot Luck in Rosedale (3:12). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
DIY Gardening: The Blooming Backyard Fashion ShowRebecca Kolls says that designing fantastic outdoor pots is a bit like putting together a good outfit (4:01). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Minneapolis College Offering Courses In High-Demand Specialized TradesVincent Thomas, the dean of two schools at Minneapolis College, spoke with Jason DeRusha and Heather Brown about the opportunities available in specialized trades (4:09). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Sheriff: 2 Large Buildings Destroyed In Hog Barn Fire Near WasecaThe Waseca County Sheriff’s Office says two large buildings have been destroyed in a hog barn fire near Waseca Monday. Katie Johnston reports.
Packing In Protein On A Vegan DietAli Holman, of CoreCamper.com, showed the Mid-Morning crew some good sources of protein for those on a vegan, or mostly vegan, diet (3:53). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Mid-Morning Weather ReportMeteorologist Riley O’Connor says Monday will be sunny and warm, but the rest of the week will be unsettled (3:30). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Shooting In South Minneapolis Leaves 2 Hurt, 1 CriticallyPolice are investigating after two people were shot Monday morning in south Minneapolis. Katie Johnston reports.
Are You A Picky Shopper?The Mid-Morning crew discusses the characteristics of a picky shopper (3:35). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Survey: Many Millennial Homebuyers Have RegretsThe Mid-Morning crew discusses why so many Millennials feel regret about rushing into a deal (3:10). WCCO Mid-Morning — May 17, 2021
Target No Longer Requiring Face Coverings For Fully Vaccinated Guests, Staff MembersTarget Corporation announced Monday that face coverings will no longer be required at its stores for guests and staff members who are fully vaccinated — unless it’s required by local ordinances. Katie Johnston reports.