Forest Lake

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: The Lottery, Phone Chargers & ‘CCO Pet Adoptions

Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is a record $600 million. And Kjirsten Johnson from Forest Lake asked: What happens if a winner doesn’t claim it? By law, if someone wins, but doesn’t claim their prize, the money goes into the state’s General Fund — the main bank account for state government.

05/17/2013

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Can’t Bet On The Derby At Running Aces

For the first year, Canterbury Park in Shakopee has exclusive Minnesota rights to Kentucky Derby bidding. That means Running Aces is shut out of one of racing’s biggest days.

05/03/2013

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Woman Injured After Rollover Crash On I-35 Near Forest Lake

One person suffered serious injuries after a rollover crash on Interstate 35 near Forest Lake, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

04/24/2013

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Police: 4-Year-Old Tries Walking To School While Mom Sleeps

Police say social services have been alerted after a 4-year-old boy in Forest Lake tried walking to school while his mother slept.

02/27/2013

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Minn. Lawmaker Protests IOC’s Wrestling Drop

A Minnesota lawmaker and former wrestler is going back to the mat, this time with the International Olympic Committee.

02/19/2013

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MDH: Nursing Home Staffer Stole Patient’s Oxycodone

A nursing home staffer has been fired from a Forest Lake, Minn. facility for stealing nearly two months’ worth of oxycodone from a resident.

01/02/2013

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Police: Speed A Factor In Forest Lake Crash That Killed 2

Two people were killed in a crash in Forest Lake that authorities say was partially due to high speeds.

11/07/2012

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Semi Carrying 1,500 Gallons Of Milk Crashed On I-35

Traffic is flowing Saturday morning on I-35 in Forest Lake after a semi accident shut it down for multiple hours on Friday night.

10/27/2012

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Community Discusses Future Of Lily Lake After Boy’s Death

The future of Lily Lake is up in the air after a young boy died from a parasitic amoeba. Nine-year-old Jack Ariola Erenberg died earlier this month. His death came two years after Stillwater child, Anne Bahneman, died from contracting a similar amoeba in Lily Lake.

08/27/2012

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27 Fall With Collapsing Deck, No Major Injuries

A man broke both of his ankles Saturday after a deck collapsed, holding at least 20 people who were posing for a family photo.

08/19/2012

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Crews Investigate Forest Lake Fire

Fire officials are still on the scene of a house fire in Forest Lake.

08/19/2012

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Dozens Injured In Forest Lake Deck Collapse

A deck collapsed at a house on the 18000 block of Harrow Avenue North in Forest Lake on Saturday. Forest Lake Police say there were about 30 people on the deck to take a family photo around 7:30 p.m. when part of the deck separated from the house and gave way.

08/18/2012

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Funeral Is Saturday For Boy Killed By Amoeba

Funeral services have been set for a 9-year-old boy who died from a rare brain infection after swimming at a Stillwater lake.

08/09/2012

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Police Find Missing Forest Lake Boater

Authorities have found the body of the Forest Lake boater who had been missing since Monday.

07/05/2012

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Police ID Missing Forest Lake Boater

Authorities have identified the Forest Lake boater, who police have been searching for since Monday, as Tod Alan Crawford, 51, of Forest Lake.

07/03/2012

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Boater Missing In Forest Lake

A man is missing after his pontoon boat and dog were found on Forest Lake on Monday. According to the Forest Lake Police Department, police were notified around 3:45 p.m. on Monday afternoon after someone found a dog swimming alone and an unoccupied pontoon boat near the 6800 block of North Shore Trail on the shoreline. The boat was adrift for an unknown amount of time.

07/02/2012

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Police Searching For Missing Forest Lake Man

Police are looking for help in finding a Forest Lake man who has been missing for nearly two months after breaking up with his girlfriend.

05/31/2012

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Police: Forest Lake H.S. Student Had Knife, Nunchucks In Backpack

An investigation of a Forest Lake High School lockdown Wednesday found that a male student brought a knife and nunchucks to school.

05/31/2012

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Mpls. FBI Search For Bank Robber In Forest Lake

The FBI is looking for a man who robbed the TCF Bank at 1186 W. Broadway St. in Forest Lake at about 12:30 p.m. on Friday.

05/25/2012

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Patrol: Motorcyclist Dies In Forest Lake After Losing Control Of Bike

A motorcyclist died Friday evening after losing control while traveling at high speeds in Forest Lake, the State Patrol says.

05/18/2012

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3 Hospitalized After Head-On Crash Near Forest Lake

Authorities say three people have been hospitalized after a head-on collision Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 35E in Lino Lakes.

04/24/2012

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Man Gets 6-Plus Years In Assault Of 6-Month-Old

A 32-year-old South St. Paul man was sentenced to more than six years in prison Friday in Washington County Court after admitting to breaking a 6-month-old boy’s ribs last August.

03/23/2012

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Motorcyclist Injured After Losing Control, Sliding Into Guardrail

A 60-year-old Forest Lake motorcyclist lost control of his bike Friday and crashed into a guardrail in Wisconsin, authorities said.

03/16/2012

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How Did You Enjoy Saturday’s Record-Breaking Warmth?

Shorts, flip-flops, and even golf clubs made an appearance Saturday as temperatures soared to a record-breaking 66 degrees in the Twin Cities.

03/10/2012

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Charges: Woman Stole Thousands From Target Stores

A 29-year-old Braham woman is accused of stealing nearly $2,000 worth of merchandise from several Target stores over the span of a month, according to charges filed Friday in Anoka County Court.

03/02/2012

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