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Man, Dog Rescued From Icy Pond In Wis.

Authorities say a 56-year-old man and his dog were rescued from an icy pond in his backyard near Watertown.

03/16/2015

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Firefighters Who Rescued Kids From Submerged Car Honored

The rescuers who pulled five children from a car that crashed into a St. Louis Park retention pond were honored for their bravery Thursday night. The men braved frigid conditions on Nov. 21, 2013, when a car swerved off the road and into a pond. They say they are not heroes. “We were still doing our job [that we were] trained to do,” said Cpt. Paul Rosholt of the St. Louis Park Fire Department.

10/23/2014

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Man Dead After Driving Into Polk County Pond

A Colfax, Wis., man is dead after driving a car into a Polk County pond.

09/15/2014

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State Patrol: Little Falls Man Crashes SUV Into Pond, Dies

A 55-year-old Little Falls man died in a pond crash in Aitkin County Saturday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The state patrol says a man was traveling in a 1999 Dodge Durango westbound on Highway 18 near Highway 169 when he ran off the road, crashed and rolled into a pond upside down.

07/27/2014

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5-Year-Old In Pond Accident Improving; Family Hopeful For Other 2

We are hearing some good news today about the three children who survived after the car they were in plunged into a pond in St. Louis Park. In fact, one is making what a family friend is calling “a miraculous recovery.”

12/04/2013

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Mom Of 2 Kids In Deadly Pond Accident: ‘I’m Angry’

For the first time, the mother of two of the children involved in a deadly accident in a St. Louis Park retention pond is speaking out.

11/24/2013

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‘She Is A Damn Good Mom': Neighbor On Pond Crash Driver

Three of the five children who were submerged in a metro holding pond following a car crash Thursday morning were those of the 23-year-old driver, the State Patrol says. The other two children belonged to Marion Guerrido’s boyfriend, neighbors say.

11/21/2013

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What To Do If Your Vehicle Goes Into A Pond

When hearing about the story of the woman and five kids that veered off into a pond in St. Louis Park, it’s natural to wonder, “what would I do in that situation?”

11/21/2013

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Man Dies After Crashing Into Eagan Pond

A 58-year-old man has died after his minivan went off the road and into a pond in Eagan Friday morning. According to police, a witness saw a minivan leave the roadway at Lexington Avenue and Clubview Drive at 7:33 a.m. The minivan, driven by Thomas Heinz Iwen of St. Paul, went down a 10-foot retaining wall and crashed upside down into a collection pond. Iwen was extricated from his vehicle by Eagan firefighters. He was taken by ambulance to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, where he later died.

10/25/2013

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Police: Body Found In North Minneapolis Pond

A group of people looking for a friend in North Minneapolis Wednesday found a man’s body in a pond, police say. The group called police just before 12:30 p.m., the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office said. The group noticed the body in a pond in the 300 block of Van White Memorial Boulevard near Heritage Commons, a senior public housing and assisted living facility.

06/12/2013

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Trucker’s Impeccable Timing Saves A Man’s Life

Talk about being in the right place at the right time. Truck driver Scott Rosenberg was headed to a job on Manning Trail North in Stillwater when he spotted a vehicle upside down in a pond.

05/21/2013

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Minn. Men Make Daring Pond Rescue In Indiana

Two Minnesota men working in Indiana helped to rescue a man and his son from a pond.

04/29/2013

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Man Dies After Walking Into Half-Frozen Pond

A 20-year-old Brooklyn Park man died Friday night after wandering into a half-frozen pond in Maple Grove, authorities said.

04/27/2013

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Cops: Man Pulled Unconscious From Icy Maple Grove Pond

Emergency crews pulled a man out of a pond in Maple Grove Friday night, the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office said.

04/26/2013

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Elderly Woman Spent Friday Night Stuck In Partially Submerged Car

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.

01/12/2013

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Woman Found Dead After Driving Into A Pond

Police are trying to figure out what may have led a woman to drive her car into a pond in Golden Valley, Minn. The woman was found dead inside the vehicle.

09/06/2012

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11-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Corcoran

After being found underwater and unconscious in a pond in Corcoran, Minn., an 11-year-old boy was pronounced dead at North Memorial Hospital, police say.

07/25/2012

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Best Places Where Dogs Can Swim In Minnesota

Even though they’re part of the family, dogs don’t get as warm of a welcome at public swimming pools. High-energy dogs need the nice, cool release as much as kids, though, and nothing pampers geriatric joints more than the low-impact stretch out of a good swim. When temperatures rise, and that furry fella needs a cool dip, count on these five Minnesota swimming holes for the perfect poolside day for your pup.

06/01/2012

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7th Annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships

It’s January in the Twin Cities — and for the past seven years — that means it is time for the country’s largest outdoor pond hockey event, the 2012 U.S. Pond Hockey Championships.

01/14/2012

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Drunk Snowmobiler Flees Police, Crashes Into Pond

A Farmington man who allegedly sped away from police on his snowmobile and crashed into a pond is facing charges.

11/28/2011

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Minn. DNR: Ice Still Too Thin To Play On

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning the ice on the state’s lakes and rivers is still too thin to play on, so parents should keep a sharp eye on their children during the Thanksgiving holiday.

11/23/2011

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Teen Critical After Car Slides Off Road, Into Pond

A teenager was seriously injured when the car he was driving slide off the road and ended upside down in a pond.

11/20/2011

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Body Found In Bloomington Pond

The body of an elderly female was found in a Bloomington pond overnight.

10/26/2011

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2 Minnesota Men Escape Before Car Sinks In Pond

Stearns County authorities say two men are safe after they managed to escape from their sinking car.

09/03/2011

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Popular DNR Fish Pond At State Fair To Be Stocked

Something fishy is going on as preparations gear up for Thursday’s opening of the 2011 Minnesota State Fair.

08/24/2011

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