Abbey's Hope Hosts 'World's Largest Swimming Lesson'Some 300 children got to learn about water safety on Friday afternoon in Minneapolis.
New Ad Aims To Prevent Child DrowningsWith summer around the corner, families will soon be heading to the pool. A new PSA, with a Minnesota connection, is hoping to prevent child drownings all over the country.
Talking Points: Father Of Abbey Taylor Talks Pool Safety After St. Paul RescueA 7-year-old boy remains hospitalized after falling into a St. Paul pool and being submerged in murky water for several minutes. The accident happened at a St. Paul pool last Monday. A WCCO investigation found that because of a gap in state inspection procedures, neither the state nor the city had been inspecting the pool.
Pool Safety Advocates Say More Should Have Been Done To Prevent Tragedy In St. PaulThere are still a lot of questions surrounding the near drowning of two young children in St. Paul. One of the two boys rescued Monday from an abandoned pool outside an apartment in St Paul is still in critical condition.
Task Force Spreading Word On Water SafetyWith 25 drownings this summer in area pools, ponds and lakes, a newly formed task force is spreading the word about water safety.
Edina Family's Effort Contributes To Safer PoolsA push from a Minnesota mom and dad who lost their little girl means thousands of pools around the country will now be safer.
Girl's Pool Death RememberedAs Minnesotans get ready for warmer temperatures, many are getting ready for pool season. But for one family, this time of year brings heartache and renewed commitment to a mission.