18:00 Next weather forecastKirsten Mitchell reports on the weekend forecast.

In-person festival returns to OrdwayThis week, the Ordway Performing Arts Center launched a beloved event that has been virtual for two years during the pandemic.

Puppy left for dead in dumpster gets second chanceAn 11-week-old puppy left for dead in a car shop dumpster is getting a second chance at life, after a mechanic rescued him on Thursday.

After tragic shooting, Buffalo residents move forward togetherYears after the fatal shooting at a Buffalo health clinic, the community is focused on wellness and moving forward.

Grass fire burns 75 acres near Lake MinnetonkaOfficials believe the blaze was started by an out of control campfire.

5 p.m. Next weather reportTemperatures will cool down Friday evening with a few showers heading to the far south of the state.

U of M researchers develop bionic armsThe story may sound like science fiction, but it is reality.

7 shot in Minneapolis in the space of 10 hoursPolice are investigating a series of shootings in the city in a single day.

Extended Interview: US Energy Secretary on Rising Gas PricesUS Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm talks about rising gas prices and how the Biden administration is tackling the spike.

WCCO Digital Update: Afternoon of June 3, 2022Here are Minnesota’s latest headlines.

Next midday weather reportThe last potential showers on Saturday and how long the cooler temperatures are expected to last.

Puppy rescued after being found abandoned and injured in Shakopee dumpsterA soft bright corner to share with you outside the south metro. A puppy in Shakopee was rescued after being found in a dumpster.

7 shot dead in Minneapolis in 10 a.m. Thursday, no arrestsSeven people are hospitalized – two seriously injured – after five shootings occurred in the space of 10 hours in Minneapolis on Thursday.

Your best entertainment bets for JunePhil Thompson shares his picks for the best live shows this month.

Sunday is National Cancer Survivors DayAn event this Sunday will raise funds to help cancer patients and their families – the Hope in Motion 5K at Veteran’s Park in Richfield.

Jason DeRusha’s Best DIY SegmentOur short Jason DeRusha has shared one of his best DIY projects of all time.

Do you train in the morning or in the afternoon?Researchers have found that women who train in the morning are more likely to lose excess belly fat, while men who train in the evening burn more fat.

Unemployment remains in place with new jobs addedCBS News trade analyst Jill Schlesinger looks at the latest numbers.

Mid-morning headlines June 3, 2022A jury deliberated for six hours on Thursday before finding Gregory Ulrich guilty of the 11 counts against him – including murder, attempted murder and setting off explosives – for last year’s deadly attack at the clinic Allina Crossroads in Buffalo, which left one woman dead and four others seriously injured.

9 a.m. Next weather reportWCCO meteorologist Mike Augustyniak says it’s still windy today, but less windy than yesterday, with full sun and no rain.

National Eagle Center reopens in Wabasha after renovationsIf you are looking for a little getaway for the summer, there is a place where you can visit the eagles. We are talking with the National Eagle Center in Wabasha about reopening.

Morning update: Prince Mural Party, Edina Art Fair, etc.A new Prince mural in downtown Minneapolis is finally complete, the Edina Art Fair returns after a 2-year hiatus, and more.

Next route: some major metro road closures over the weekendThere are more road closures this weekend that could impact your next ride.

AAA: Average gas price in Minnesota hits $4.50Another record high for Minnesota gas prices.