6 P.M. Weather ReportThe sun was shining in the Twin Cities on Friday following days and days of gray, Chris Shaffer reports (2:50). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
Spring Farm Babies Are On DisplayThe Spring Baby Farm Festival is happening at the Bouwman farm in Brooklyn Park (0:47). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
4 Faith, Community Leaders Comment On Civil UnrestJason DeRusha sat down with four community and faith leaders as the Derek Chauvin trial draws to a close and unrest heats up over the shooting death of Daunte Wright (2:40). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
2021 Outlook Promising For Minnesota FarmersLast year was close to a record year for crop yields for Minnesota farmers, John Lauritsen reports (1:47). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
What Happens To Derek Chauvin If He’s Convicted?If convicted, Chauvin would be formally sentenced at a later date, Esme Murphy reports (2:04). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
Families Of Loved Ones Killed By Police Form Healing NetworkThey share a common grief and common goal of justice, Caroline Cummings reports (2:27). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 16, 2021
Act Of Kindness In Detroit Lakes Caught On CameraThe ball carrier you see here is Kale Hannah, a 6th grader at Detroit Lakes Middle School (0:50). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
5 P.M. Weather ReportThe sun was shining in the Twin Cities on Friday following days and days of gray, Chris Shaffer reports (2:59). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
MSHSL Wants State Health Dept. To Let Kids Play Without MasksThere’s a new debate happening over masks in high school sports, Mike Max reports (1:19). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
8 Killed, 5 Hurt In FedEx Mass ShootingThe shooter is identified as a young man in his 20s who shot and killed himself, Nikki Battiste reports (1:59). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
In All, 38 Witnesses Took Stand For Prosecution, And 7 For DefenseThe fate of Derek Chauvin should be in the hands of the jury by Monday afternoon, Esme Murphy reports (2:40). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
Man Faces 4 Felony Charges In Police AssaultThe man accused of dragging a Minnesota police officer and hitting him in the head with a hammer now faces four felony charges, Jennifer Mayerle reports (2:12). WCCO 4 News At 5 – April 16, 2021
WCCO Digital Headlines: April 16, 2021Frank Vascellaro shares the latest headlines from Friday afternoon (1:08). WCCO Digital Headlines – April 16, 2021
Noon Weather ReportMike Augustyniak reports, some sun will be shining throughout the afternoon, with temperatures hitting the mid-50s (3:50) WCCO 4 News At Noon – April 16, 2021
212 Students At Maple Grove Middle School Quarantine After Classmate Returned From Spring Break With COVID212 students are out of Maple Grove Middle School this week after the district says a student returned to school after spring break, who then tested positive for COVID-19. (00:23) WCCO 4 News At Noon – April 16, 2021
No Arrests On Fifth Night Of Brooklyn Center ProtestsAfter days of unrest and scenes of police clashing with protesters after the police killing of Daunte Wright, a much quieter night played out in Brooklyn Center on Thursday, Marielle Mohs reports (2:01) WCCO 4 News At Noon – April 16, 2021
Hutchinson Officer Dragged By Motorist And Struck With Hammer Now Recovering At Home, Charges Expected SoonHutchinson police say an officer, who was dragged by a man in a vehicle and struck with a hammer, is now recovering at home. Charges are expected to be filed soon in the incident. Katie Johnston reports.
MSHSL Asks For Mask ReliefThe Minnesota State High School League board asked state health officials Thursday to allow spring sports athletes to compete outdoors without wearing masks, reports Heather Brown (0:20). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021
New Podcast On MN Opioid EpidemicThe MN health department tackles the opioid epidemic and hopes to shed a light on how the pandemic is impacting the problem with their new podcast, “Stories From The Field,” reports Heather Brown and Shayla Reaves (3:18).
WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021
United People Apparel Opens At MOAA west African native and his wife are working to unite Minnesota in a very creative way. Tani and Emmanuel Boateng are opening up United People Apparel at the Mall of America, reports Shayla Reaves (1:00). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021
Would You Trust Your Computer More Than Another Person?The number of people using social media continues to soar. Now, new research shows people may trust their computers more to help them than a person, reports Heather Brown and Shayla Reaves (3:33). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021.
What Are Employers Looking For After The Pandemic?We’re talkin’ about what hiring managers are now looking for one year into the pandemic and if you want a new job, there’s some qualities you might want to brush up on, reports Heather Brown and Shayla Reaves (3:30). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021.
9 A.M. Weather ReportSun is shining today as temps stay in the mid 40s to high 50s through the weekend, Riley O’Connor reports (3:02). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021
Last Leg Of The Chauvin TrialThe defense rested its case yesterday after Derek Chauvin plead the fifth opting to not take the stand in his own defense, Jason Derusha reports (3:53). WCCO 4 News – April 16, 2021