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Man Pulled By Horse Water Skis Through Puddle

The flooding that’s happening around Minnesota may be causing problems for some, but others are having a little fun with it. One Norwood Young America family may have even created a new sport. Rachel Slathar posted a video of her dad waterskiing through a big puddle being pulled by her horse.

06/23/2014

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Canterbury Jockey Injured In Accident Aims To Beat Odds

What happened to a horse jockey in Phoenix is being felt in the Twin Cities. Ann Von Rosen, 42, was crushed by a horse after a race, and it’s being called a freak accident.

03/17/2014

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Horse Blood Donor Saves Lives Every Year

His name is shared with a mythical Greek hero. He’s a mascot and he saves lives every year. Meet Hercules, a 2,000-pound horse blood donor. Not only is Hercules tall in stature, he’s become quite the celebrity.

12/23/2013

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Meet Jess Hanneken, Minnesota Rodeo Royalty

Rodeo royalty politely says “excuse me” while maneuvering around the Minnesota State Fair. Rodeo royalty represents the best of rural Minnesota with witty – and yet practical – slogans. “We like to say you can fix anything with a little twine and duct tape,” she said of her hometown Pine River, a town of 900 people located just north of Brainerd.

08/30/2013

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Minn. Zoo Introduces 2 Asian Wild Horse Foals

Two Asian wild horse foals – a male and female – will make their public debut at the Minnesota Zoo Thursday.

07/31/2013

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Mpls Officer Bucked Off Horse, But Suffered ‘No Major Injuries’

After a horse landed on a Minneapolis police officer Wednesday afternoon, authorities tweeted out that the officer suffered “no major injuries” but will be kept in the hospital overnight for observation.

07/10/2013

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Minn. Farmer ‘Shocked’ After Horses Put Down By State Patrol

The Minnesota State Patrol had to put down two horses after they got away from their Faribault farm early Monday morning. They’d been trying to get the horses back onto their property when they say the situation just became too unsafe. But, as can be imagined, the horses’ owner is very upset.

05/08/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 2-12

It got real on a Korean Reality Show….Check it out on Today’s Smack Down!

02/12/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 2-11!

Your Saturday Morning Gen X Medley takes on “HOPE,” the Budweiser Clydesdale.

02/11/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 2-7!

Jay Leno vs. the Budweiser Super Bowl Ad on the SMACK DOWN!

02/07/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 2-6!

Awesome Super Bowl ad takes on a baby who wakes up dancing on the Smack Down!

02/06/2013

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SE Minn. Man Charged With 25 Animal Cruelty Counts

A southeastern Minnesota man has been charged with 25 animal cruelty counts and one of improper disposal of carcasses after authorities seized 55 horses from his farm.

12/18/2012

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TTYM: A ‘Bear’ Naked Tweet, A NASCAR Brawl And No Horsing Around For Berry

What one thing terrifies the NFL’s Eric Berry on the field? Ndamukong Suh’s personal hygiene is more important than you.. And find out how soccer sensation Hope Solo and former Seattle Seahawk Jerramy Stevens spent their […]

11/16/2012

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Big Cat Attacks Horse In Aitkin

A woman whose horse was attacked by a big cat wants to warn other animal owners in Minnesota. The attack happened north of the town of Aitkin last week outside owner Lori Hart’s home near Highways 169 and 210.

08/22/2012

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‘Dusty The Horse’ Visits The Ronald McDonald House

The Ronald McDonald House in Minneapolis is a place for children and their families to stay while kids battle life-threatening illnesses. It provides lots of activities and diversions for its young patients, including an occasional visit from “Dusty the horse.”

05/30/2012

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