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Man Found Unconscious After Hitting Deer, Then Tree In Carlton County

A 28-year-old Barnum, Minnesota, man is in critical condition after his car crashed into a tree in Carlton County.

02/02/2015

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Coon Rapids Man Charged with Killing Friend While Driving Drunk

A 21-year-old Coon Rapids man faces criminal charges after admitting to driving drunk in a crash which took the life of his friend last November. Kyle Norman Wold was charged Friday with one count of criminal vehicular homicide and two counts of criminal vehicular operation related to a crash on the early morning of Nov. 22.

12/05/2014

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3 Teens Injured In Carlton Co. Rollover

Three teen are hospitalized after a rollover crash Saturday afternoon, which was apparently caused by a damaged tire. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at about 2:10 p.m. on the 4400 block of County Road 6 in Barnum.

08/16/2014

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Lightning Strikes Woman, Home In Ham Lake

Lightning is responsible for injuring a woman and starting a house fire in two separate incidents Saturday afternoon in Ham Lake, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities received reports of lightning striking a woman at 2:45 p.m. at Lions Park at 155th Avenue and Central Avenue.

05/31/2014

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Mercy Hospital Welcomes First Twin Cities Baby Of 2014

The first Twin Cities baby of 2014 was welcomed at about 12:19 a.m. Wednesday, according to officials at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. Lissa Claire and Shawn Leebens are the proud parents of the first baby to be born in 2014.

01/01/2014

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Is September The Time For Flu Shots?

It seems a far cry from those dreary winter days when the flu bug is biting, but under September’s sunshine, the influenza season is on the minds of many as they walk down Nicollet Mall.

09/16/2013

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Police: Car Slides Into Pond, Deputy Jumps In To Help

The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office said one of its deputies acted heroically Thursday when he jumped into frigid waters to help a driver whose car slid into a pond.

04/12/2013

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Twin Cities Couple Welcomes Valentine’s Day Baby

Nate Monroe and Jenny Ross of Champlin were hoping their daughter would be born on Valentine’s Day, and Nate got excited when the clock struck midnight at Mercy Medical Center.

02/14/2013

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Reward Set For Info On Hit & Run That Injured Coon Rapids Cop

The Coon Rapids Crime Prevention Association is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a driver who was involved in a hit and run that injured a police officer.

01/14/2013

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Andover Man Sentenced For Killing Girlfriend’s Son

An Andover man was sentenced Friday to more than 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to unintentionally killing his girlfriend’s young son in September of 2011, court documents show.

01/11/2013

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Charges: Man Threatens To Shoot Up Coon Rapids Hospital

A 38-year-old Wisconsin man has been accused of threatening to shoot up a Coon Rapids, Minn. hospital earlier this month, according to charges filed.

01/08/2013

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First Twin Cities Baby Born At Mercy Hospital

Officials announced Tuesday that Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids was the location for the first 2013 baby birth in the Twin Cities metro.

01/01/2013

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Police: Pickup Slams Into Andover Duplex; 2 Injured

A pickup truck lost control Tuesday night in Andover, crossing a median before slamming into a car and then a house, authorities said.

07/10/2012

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Police: Vikings Player Arrested After Birthday Party Beating

A Minnesota Vikings running back is in jail after he allegedly beat up a 22-year-old man early Saturday morning at a birthday party in Oak Grove.

04/28/2012

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Man Suffers Severe Injuries After Trying To Break Up Fight

A Twin Cities family says it’ll take a miracle for their son to survive a devastating blow to the head.

03/26/2012

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Police Investigate After Man Shot In Champlin

A 28-year-old man is being treated after being shot multiple times at a residence in Champlin.

07/17/2011

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Nurse Sentenced For Stealing Pain Reliever From Hospital

A 31-year-old registered nurse was sentenced Wednesday for pretending to be a nurse from a Coon Rapids hospital in order to steal a pain killer.

06/29/2011

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Father’s Charges Updated In ‘Shaken Baby’ Death

The Anoka County Attorney’s Office has updated charges in the wake of a 5-month-old girl’s death over the weekend.

05/17/2011

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5-Month-Old Girl Allegedly Abused By Father Dies

The 5-month-old girl allegedly abused by her 25-year-old Coon Rapids father has died.

05/16/2011

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Father Charged With Abusing 5-Month-Old Girl

A 25-year-old Coon Rapids man has been charged with abusing his 5-month-old daughter, causing traumatic head injuries.

05/13/2011

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Allina Fires 32 Employees For Snooping At Patient Records

Nearly three dozen hospital workers at Allina Hospitals were fired Thursday after violating privacy rules involving a high-profile overdose case.

05/06/2011

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Wis. Nurse Pleads Guilty To Stealing Painkiller

A registered nurse has pleaded guilty to stealing painkillers meant for patients at a Twin Cities hospital.

03/09/2011

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Coon Rapids Babysitter Charged With Shaking Baby

A Coon Rapids woman accused of shaking and critically harming a baby she was caring for is facing felony charges, according to Anoka County District Court.

11/12/2010