With 25 drownings this summer in area pools, ponds and lakes, a newly formed task force is spreading the word about water safety.
Authorities have released the name of a 6-year-old boy who died after he was found unresponsive in a supervised pool at a Hopkins country club.
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.
The Phillips neighborhood will see young swimmers in the water again after this legislative session’s bonding bill approved plans to renovate one of Minneapolis’ few public indoor swimming pools.
A dog rescues a little puppy from the pool.
A brave Boy Scout from Crystal, Minn. is set to be honored Wednesday morning. The 13-year-old boy will be given the America Heroism Award.
A maintenance worker was critically injured Monday morning after some pool chemicals at L.A. Fitness in Hopkins were improperly mixed, according to police.
Officials in East Grand Forks will soon discuss the future of the city’s 48-year-old pool.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the body of the girl who drowned Friday while swimming with her sisters at a Brooklyn Center apartment complex pool.
A man and a girl died Monday afternoon at a Twin Cities hospital after nearly drowning in a Plymouth apartment complex swimming pool, police said.
Police are investigating after a 71-year-old man was found dead in a swimming pool Sunday evening.
A Brooklyn Center teenager is credited with saving his younger cousin from drowning Sunday.
A man was found dead in a swimming pool early Sunday morning in Big Lake Township, Minn.
It was a close call Thursday morning after an Illinois teen nearly drowned while visiting a Twin Cities hotel.
An elderly woman was found dead in a pool in Crystal this morning.