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Police: 5-Year-Old Falls Out Of Skid Loader Bucket, Dies

A 5-year-old boy has died after falling out of the bucket of a skid loader, and then getting crushed by the machine, authorities said. The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office got a call at 6:29 p.m. on Thursday that a boy had been injured in a skid loader accident at his residence on Sunset Trail in Cannon Falls Township.

08/23/2013

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Witness: Boy, 9, Lost Both Feet In St. Paul Train Accident

A 9-year-old boy is in the hospital Thursday night after witnesses say both his feet were severed off when he was playing on a moving train.

08/15/2013

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5-Year-Old Boy, Grandpa Die In Wright Co. Tractor Accident

A 5-year-old boy and his grandfather are dead after a tractor ride in Clearwater, Minn. turned tragic, according to the authorities. Wright County officials received a call around 5:45 p.m. Friday that a tractor that had flipped over in a ditch near the intersection of County Road 104 and Huber Avenue Northwest in Clearwater. Officials arrived on scene and found the man and his grandson, both of Monticello, Minn., pinned under the tractor. Rescue and ambulance personnel worked to free the victims but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

08/04/2013

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Police: Boy, 2, Dies After Being Hit By Car In Corcoran

Authorities say a 2-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a car Thursday evening in Corcoran.

07/25/2013

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Memorial Fund Established For Wis. Boy Found In Car

A memorial fund has been set up for the 2-year-old boy whose body was found in a car trunk after he’d been missing in western Wisconsin for more than a day.

07/21/2013

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Minn. Kids Line Up For Chance To Star In Hollywood Film

More than a hundred kids spent this steamy summer day indoors — in a school — waiting in line for a shot at the bright lights of Hollywood.

07/16/2013

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Mpls. Police Calling Boy’s Clothesline Death ‘Suspicious’

Minneapolis Police are now calling the death of a 9-year-old boy found hanging from a clothesline suspicious.

07/02/2013

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Cops: Boy Found Hanging From Clothesline In Mpls. Dies

The 10-year-old boy who was found hanging from a clothesline in the back yard of an abandoned home in north Minneapolis died Monday evening, according to police.

07/01/2013

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Astronaut Mother Keeps In Touch With Son From Outer Space

Minnesota native Karen Nyberg, 43, is now on her second trip to the International Space station. She was aboard a Soyuz spacecraft that lifted off from Kazakhstan on May 28, headed for the International Space Station. She became the 50th woman in space during her first trip to the ISS in 2008 – before she became a mother.

06/04/2013

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Identified: Man Killed, Boy Saved After Canoe Capsizes

The 64-year-old Brainerd man who died and a 4-year-old boy who was saved after their canoe capsized have been identified by authorities.

05/28/2013

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Charges: Mom Burned Son’s Face With Iron For Being ‘Bad’

The mother of a 7-year-old boy has been charged after police say she burned her son’s face with an iron.

05/14/2013

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From Egypt To Minn.: A Boy’s Trip For A New Kidney

A parent’s love for their 5-year-old son has taken them half way across the world in search of a second chance.

05/07/2013

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2 Children Struck By Truck In Mankato

Two children in Mankato are in the hospital after being struck by a truck Thursday morning.

05/02/2013

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Charges: 6-Year-Old Calls 911, Stops Assault Of Mother By Father

Police say a 6-year-old boy’s 911 call helped save his mother from an alleged assault inside their St. Paul home.

04/24/2013

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Cops: Chisago County Teen Allegedly Created Hit List, And ‘Do Not Kill’ List

A 13-year-old student in the Rush City school system was arrested for allegedly creating a hit list titled “bullies,” and even making a “people that won’t be killed” list, authorities say.

03/15/2013

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