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Metro High School Stages Powerful Mock Car Crash

With prom season upon us, high school students are hearing about the effects of drinking and driving. Mock crashes are common this time of year, but a Twin Cities high school is taking theirs to new heights.

04/17/2015

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Minn. Deputy Paralyzed In Mexico Swimming Accident

What started as a winter vacation getaway turned into a struggle to survive for a Minnesota deputy.

Last month, 39-year-old Jeff Edwards was vacationing with his girlfriend and other friends in Ixtapa, Mexico. While swimming in the ocean, he got caught in a wave and was slammed into the ocean floor.

03/18/2015

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New Hope Couple Dies In I-694 Crash, 2-Year-Old Child Survives

A man and woman are dead after their car slammed into the back of a semi-truck on Interstate 694 in Fridley, Minn. Friday night. The crash happened around 8:15 p.m. near the intersection of Matterhorn Drive. Witnesses said the car was going 100 to 120 miles an hour when it crashed into the back of the semi-truck.

04/05/2014

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ER Doctor Takes Hospital Training To The Streets

In an effort to improve emergency care, doctors in the emergency room at Regions Hospital in St. Paul are going out into the field with medics.

11/21/2011

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Geek Squad Provides Service, Peace Of Mind At Children’s

The familiar crisp white shirt and skinny black tie uniforms of the Geek Squad are making a presence and leaving an impact on the patients and families at Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis.

05/19/2011

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Mother Speaks Out About Bus Stop Accident

A 6-year-old Mora boy remains hospitalized after he was hit by a car while trying to get on a school bus.

04/01/2011