Cathy Wurzer Feature Archive

Today's Morning Edition music is from Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson from their 1978 hit album "Waylon and Willie." (08/08/2014)
Sources are reporting that the Minnesota Timberwolves have reached an agreement to trade star forward Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers. (08/08/2014)
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley about the lack of rain in most of Minnesota for the past few weeks. \ (08/08/2014)
Today's Morning Edition music is the song "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" by Elton John. It's a track off his album "Caribou" which was No. 1 the charts 40 years ago this week. (08/07/2014)
People who want to learn more about synthetic drugs can now turn to a new state website. The site describes common symptoms of synthetic drug use. (08/07/2014)
In an executive order issued Monday, Dayton said the portion of state employees who are disabled has shrunk significantly over the past 15 years. (08/07/2014)
Today's Morning Edition music is from 50 years ago today when Rod Stewart performed on television for the first time. (08/06/2014)
Today's Morning Edition music is from Glen Hansard and his song "Love Don't Leave Me Waiting" from his first solo album "Rhythm and Repose." (08/05/2014)
Today's Morning Edition music is from Paul McCartney and a recording from a live performance of his during a U.S. tour in 1976. (08/01/2014)
The Minnesota Department of Health can store newborn blood samples and test results indefinitely under a new law that goes into effect today. (08/01/2014)
Charges are expected today in the shooting death of 49-year-old Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick. The incident comes as police departments nationwide are grappling with a recent uptick in gun violence against officers. (08/01/2014)
The Minnesota Lynx have extended their winning streak to eight games. (08/01/2014)
Today's Morning Edition music is from acclaimed jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton singing "All I Want." The song is from the 2013 album "After Blue" which is a collection of her interpretations of Joni Mitchell songs. (07/31/2014)
The Target corporation has picked a new CEO. Brian Cornell will be joining the Twin Cities-based retailer on August 12th. (07/31/2014)
Target has named a new CEO. It hired Brian Cornell, a senior executive at PepsiCo. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Brian Yarbrough, an analyst with Edward Jones, about the hire. (07/31/2014)