Cathy Wurzer Feature Archive

Cathy Wurzer talks with a history of medicine professor about the smallpox outbreak of 1924. (10/27/2014)
For the first time, Target is offering free shipping this holiday season. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with RSR Research retail analyst Paula Rosenblum about the develeopment (10/23/2014)
Minnetonka-based company is asking a federal court to overrule a court decision that links it to abusive work conditions on cocoa farms overseas. (10/22/2014)
The Twin Cities classical composer produced an impressive volume of scores, operas and choral pieces. "He had a wonderful, beautiful sense of the style," recalls the artistic director of VocalEssence. (10/20/2014)
The Twin Cities classical composer produced an impressive volume of scores, operas and choral pieces. "He had a wonderful, beautiful sense of the style," recalls the artistic director of VocalEssence. (10/20/2014)
"We do not feel we have the information we need to care for patients," Minnesota Nurses Association President Linda Hamilton tells MPR News. (10/14/2014)
While his condition and impending death make him "sad beyond belief," he says he has a new appreciation for life. Listen to the conversation. (10/14/2014)
Ness was first elected in 2007 and faced no opposition for re-election in 2011. (10/13/2014)
Minnesota has only a spotty understanding of who is committing suicide and why. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Jon Roesler, an Epidemiologist Supervisor with the state about the matter. (10/10/2014)
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Minnesota Public Radio reporter Curtis Gilbert about how the city's third largest settlement could have been avoided. (10/02/2014)
MPR Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer spoke with reporter Tim Nelson about the latest turn in the case. (09/17/2014)
Bruce Kramer has discovered the means to live in the moment, even as those moments dwindle. (09/17/2014)
After several years of skyrocketing college tuition, students and their families are finally starting to see some relief. (09/12/2014)
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Irene Maio of Duluth, Minn., about the reunion. (09/05/2014)
Today is the 50th anniversary of the day in 1964 when Bob Dylan met the Beatles for the first time and gave them their first taste of marijuana. Paul McCartney was quite taken with the thoughts the drug inspired and asked the band's road manager Mal Evans to follow him around with a notepad and take down all his profound insights. (08/28/2014)