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Student Recalls The Explosion That Scorched His Face

A Maple Grove student says he’s still in shock after a high school science experiment conducted by his teacher blew up in his face and gave him second-degree burns.

12/02/2011

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Hamline Students Arrested After Homemade Bomb Explosion

Two Hamline University students have been arrested after an on-campus explosion in what police are calling a prank that went too far.

08/10/2011

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Vigil Held For Woman Killed In House Explosion

One of the women severely injured in a house explosion last weekend has died.

08/08/2011

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Man Burned After Starting Brush Fire With Gasoline

A man was airlifted to an area hospital late Wednesday morning after being badly burned in a propane fire, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s dispatch.

08/03/2011

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25 Years After Explosion, Shutdown Closes Pipeline Agency

A state agency that was created to keep neighborhoods safe is now closed because of the shutdown.

07/07/2011

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Body Found After Lodge Explosion, Fire In St. Louis County

One person has been found dead after a lodge explosion and fire in rural Babbitt, Minn. early Thursday morning, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office.

06/02/2011

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13 Crews Fight House Fire In Minnetrista

Crews were battling a fully-engulfed house fire in Minnetrista, Minn. Friday afternoon.

05/27/2011

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Reward Still Stands For Info In 1976 Minn. Bombing

A bombing that killed a central Minnesota postal worker remains unsolved 35 years later.

05/12/2011

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Investigators Look For Cause Of Gas Explosion

State investigators have started working to find out why an underground natural gas pipeline ruptured in Minneapolis, causing a huge explosion and a tower of fire.

03/18/2011

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Good Question: Are Our Pipelines Safe?

When flames shot out of a natural gas pipeline in Minneapolis, a lot of us started to wonder about the pipelines beneath our own homes. Is it safe? How do we know?

03/17/2011

An aerial view shows the quake-damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant in the Japanese town of Futaba, Fukushima prefecture on March 12, 2011. Japan scrambled to prevent nuclear accidents at two atomic plants where reactor cooling systems failed after a massive earthquake, as it evacuated tens of thousands of residents. Tokyo Electric Power, which runs the plants, said it had released some radioactive vapour into the atmosphere at one plant to relieve building reactor pressure, but said the move posed no health risks. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Meltdown Concerns At Damaged Japan Nuke Plant

An explosion Saturday at a nuclear power station damaged by Japan’s powerful earthquake destroyed a building housing the reactor, amid fears that the plant located 150 north of Tokyo could melt down.

03/12/2011

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Explosion, Fire Destroys Home in Minnetonka

Fire destroyed a home under construction in Minnetonka this afternoon. It happened on the 16-thousand block of Grays Bay Boulevard.

03/11/2011

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Boiler Room Explosion Leaves Apt. Residents Without Heat

Police say an explosion in the boiler room of an apartment building has left residents without heat.

12/25/2010

Three Hurt in Chemical Blast

Three workers were injured — one of them critically — in an explosion outside a plastics factory in northeast Minneapolis this morning. 

06/10/2010

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