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Gophers All-American McNamara Dies At 82

Bob McNamara, an All-American football player for Minnesota in the 1950s and later a major fundraiser for the university, has died. He was 82. The university announced McNamara’s death on Monday. The school says McNamara died after a long illness on Sunday night.

07/21/2014

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Former Polk County Sheriff’s Deputy Dies At 51

A western Wisconsin man, considered by many to be a true inspiration, passed away on Monday.

04/14/2014

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U.S. Marine From Waseca, Minn. Dies In Afghanistan

A U.S. marine from Minnesota has died while serving in Afghanistan. Lance Corporal Caleb Erickson died Friday when a suicide bomber hit his convoy. The 20-year-old grew up in Waseca.

03/02/2014

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Win Borden, Ex-State Senator, Lawyer, Dies At 70

Winston “Win” Borden, a DFL state senator in the 1970s from Brainerd who later was imprisoned for failure to pay taxes, has died. He was 70.

01/21/2014

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Family Remembers Teen Killed In Sledding Accident

A town is mourning the loss of a teenager who died on New Year’s Eve. Katelyn Hank of Le Sueur was sledding at a friend’s house. Another person was on the back of her sled when they hit a tree.

01/02/2014

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Complaint: Richfield Man Stabbed Roughly 30 Times By Wife

New details have been released regarding a 48-year-old man’s death after being stabbed approximately 30 times on Sunday in his home.

12/03/2013

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Mark Rosen’s Mother, Doris, Passes Away

We have some sad news to pass along this evening about an extended member of our WCCO family. Mark Rosen’s mother, Doris, passed away Monday morning.

09/16/2013

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Schoep, The Dog, Passes Away At Age 20

One of Minnesota’s most beloved pets has passed away. Schoep gained national attention after a photo of him and his owner in Lake Superior went viral. He was 20 years old.

07/18/2013

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Pine River Man Dies In Crow Wing Co. Crash

A 34-year-old Pine River man is dead after a single car crash in Crow Wing County early Sunday morning, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

06/23/2013

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Infant Injured In School Bus Crash Dies

A 4-month-old infant has died after a school bus collided with a van on icy roads in North Branch, Minn., Thursday, according to police.

04/22/2013

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Grand Rapids Victim Dies From Gunshot Wounds

The Grand Rapids woman who was in critical condition after being shot on Dec. 22 has now died, authorities say.

12/29/2012

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AP Source: Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf Dies

A family member says retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein’s forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78.

12/27/2012

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Woman Rescued By Good Samaritan In Sept. Fire Dies

A woman who was rescued from a Nowthen, Minn. fire by a total stranger in September has died from her injuries.

11/25/2012

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Teen Dies 2 Days After Being Shot By Arrow In Chaska

A teenage boy has died after being shot in the head with an arrow over the weekend.

10/16/2012

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Man Dies After Found In The Street After Shooting

A man is dead after police found him at the intersection of 22nd Street East and Portland Avenue South, following a shooting.

08/19/2012

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Motorcyclist Runs Off Road, Dies

A motorcyclist is dead after running off the road at Highway 3 and 160th Street West in Dakota County.

07/15/2012

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Whitney Houston, Superstar Of Records, Films, Dies

Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music’s queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behavior and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48.

02/11/2012

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Minnesota Zoo Mourns Loss Of Dolphin Calf

A 1-year-old baby dolphin passed away at the Minnesota Zoo Monday night after a sudden and acute illness, according to officials.

02/07/2012

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Teen Killed In 1-Vehicle Crash

An 18-year-old man was killed in a car accident late Tuesday night.

01/04/2012

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Anoka HS Teen Dies While Playing Basketball

Anoka High School officials say an 11th grade student died Saturday, while playing basketball at a community center.

11/28/2011

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Duluth Boy Dies In Swimming Pond In Cloquet

A 6-year-old Duluth boy was found unresponsive in a Cloquet swimming pond and later died at a hospital.

07/21/2011

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Cambridge Firefighter Near Death After Training Accident

A Cambridge firefighter was critically hurt in a training accident Monday night.

05/24/2011

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Man Collapses, Dies During Marathon In Minnesota

A 35-year-old man has collapsed and died while taking part in the Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon that started in St. Joseph, Minn.

05/14/2011

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Baby Lemur Dies At Lake Superior Zoo In Duluth

A month-old lemur has died at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth.

04/29/2011

UW-Madison Student Dies Of Meningitis

Health officials say a 24-year-old University of Wisconsin-Madison student died of bacterial meningitis.

01/15/2011

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