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With flu cases in Minnesota up 25 percent in just one week, physicians are pushing the vaccine. Last week, there were 144 flu-related hospitalizations across the state compared to 118 the week before. The increase in the number of cases had people rushing to get their flu shot on Saturday.
A 10-year-old boy who was killed in an central Minnesota ATV accident has been identified. According to authorities, the ATV crash occurred Sunday at the victim’s home, located on the 21000 block of 341st Avenue in Swanville, Minn.
Authorities are investigating after a car struck a school bus carrying 30 students Thursday afternoon in Sherburne County. Sherburne County Sheriff Joel Brott said three people are injured after a school bus, which had stopped, was struck from behind by another vehicle about 2:30 p.m. Thursday on County Road 5 in Big Lake Township.
A 22-year-old man from Hector, Minn., was fleeing authorities before crashing into an unoccupied parked police car Saturday evening, according to the state patrol.
A man says it was a miracle that he was in the right place at the right time to save a woman whose car flipped into a pond.
Minneapolis Police are investigating after a man was robbed then shot in the face.
An 8-year-old boy had to be airlifted to a hospital after getting hit by a pontoon while knee boarding on Big Kandiyohi Lake on Saturday, according to authorities.
An 8-year-old Willmar boy was struck by a boat near the south shore of Big Kandiyohi Lake on Saturday afternoon. EMS personnel arrived at the 6500 block of 147th Avenue Southeast around 4 p.m., where they attended to the boy who had a head injury.
One woman was hospitalized by shattered glass after a shoot-out near Interstate 94 in Minneapolis, according to police.
From the time he was a baby, Sam Bell has been attracted to horses and the cowboy way of life. His father, Roy Bell, recalls cradling his son in his arms while galloping along on a horse.
A third person has died after an accident Monday night on the bypass around Long Lake.
The Minnesota State Patrol released the names of the people killed in a head-on collision in Long Lake.
A head-on collision in Long Lake killed two people Monday night and closed Highway 12 as authorities investigate the accident, Orono police said.