Coon Rapids Man Who Died Trying To Save Nephew Among Carnegie HeroesA Coon Rapids man who died trying to save his nephew from drowning last year is one of 22 people being honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism. Twenty-one-year-old Tou Hu Vang jumped into the St. Croix River to save his 11-year-old nephew, Calvin Yang, on May 25, 2014. The two were fishing near Taylors Falls when Yang slipped and fell in the river. It took searchers five days to find Vang's body. Yang was rescued by a Good Samaritan soon after he fell in.
St. Paul Man Honored For Saving Family From House FireDonnell Gibson looks at a vacant lot in St. Paul and still sees the faces of three little kids. "Something didn't sit right. I didn't know exactly why they were standing there," Gibson said.
Al Franken Slams Trump Following Statements On Sen. McCainMinnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken condemned on Monday remarks by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who said former prisoner of war and Sen. John McCain is "not a war hero."
Good Samaritan Rescues Mother, Infant From St. Paul BlazeA Good Samaritan saved a mother and child from a raging house fire in St. Paul Monday night, and investigators believe it was a clear case of arson. Rick Johann was able to rescue the woman and her 7-month-old infant girl through a window.
Cambridge Man Saves Resident From Trailer Home InfernoThe resident of a trailer home in Cambridge, Minn. was rescued from an inferno caused by exploding oxygen tanks Saturday morning. Cambridge Fire crews were called to the blaze just before 9 a.m. in a trailer home at 2235 Red Pine Dr. S.
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28 Must-Eat Sandwiches From Around The WorldWhen it comes to global gastronomy, the sandwich reigns supreme. Which is why we put together this handy guide to the world's best/most representative national sandwiches.
21-Year-Old Honored At Citizen Awards: 'He's Our Hero, You Bet'A Minnesota woman still recovering from the accident that almost killed her, got to say thanks to the man who saved her Thursday night at the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office 2013 Citizen Awards. Nancy Breberg has trouble breathing due to when her car slid off the road and ended up in frigid water back in January.
Super Hero Window Washers Surprise The Children's HospitalYoung patients at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis got a surprise when they looked out the window. Batman, Superman, and Spiderman took a break from their normal super hero duties to wash the windows at the hospital on Wednesday.
The 3D Tech That Made Avatar Can Also Fix Your Slice From the people who brought you Batman, Avatar, and the Lord of the Rings comes the performance golf lab at Rush Creek in Maple Grove, one of only a handful across the country – and the first in Minnesota. It's the exact same technology used to make heroes come to life on the big screen.
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Cleveland Hero, Internet SensationCharles Ramsey is a hero in Cleveland and now a YouTube sensation.