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Jogger Saves Mother & Son Trapped In Car

Every morning, Jim Morrison looks forward to his routine jog down seldom-driven 215th Avenue, where wildlife and cattle are often his only company. But a half mile into his jog Monday morning, the scenery would turn into anything but ordinary. “So I saw rabbit tracks and I saw deer tracks and I saw turkey tracks, and then I come about here and then there’s tire tracks,” Morrison said. He followed the tracks through the snow, through a fence and into a creek bed below. That’s where he found a truck was nearly upside down in the water.

12/02/2013

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Dozens Of Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill Find New Homes

Dozens of animals rescued from a puppy mill this the summer now have new places to call home. Two hundred dogs and puppies seized from a breeding facility in Pine River in July were up for adoption on Saturday at all Twin Cities Animal Humane Society locations.

10/12/2013

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Puppies Among The 200 Rescued Animals Looking For A Home

About 200 animals that were rescued from a breeding facility in northern Minnesota will go up for adoption in the Twin Cities on Saturday. “We’re gonna have a mad rush at our shelters tomorrow,” said Kathie Johnson with the Animal Humane Society.

10/11/2013

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Woman Rescued After Sliding 50 Feet Down Red Wing Bluff

woman is in the hospital after slipping and sliding 50 feet down a hill at Barn Bluff in Red Wing Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.

08/20/2013

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Man Rescued After Falling Off Mississippi River Bluffs

A man fell off the edge of the bluffs on the St. Paul side of the Mississippi River Thursday afternoon, St. Paul Fire Department spokesman Steve Zaccard said.

05/24/2013

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1 Dead, 2 Injured, 1 Missing After Field Trip At Lilydale Park

One child is dead, two others are injured and another is missing after a hillside gave way Wednesday during a fourth grade field trip at a St. Paul park, according to Fire Marshal Steve Zaccard. In a press conference, authorities said that multiple crews continue to search the area for the missing child.

05/22/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 5-8!

A battle of the Auto Tunes on the SMACK DOWN!!!!

05/08/2013

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St. Paul Fire Dept. Presents Awards For Heroic Rescue Of Teen

More than a dozen Twin Cities’ firefighters and medics received a prestigious award Tuesday for saving the life of a 17-year-old girl.

02/26/2013

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Minnesota Man, 26, Dies After Lake Michigan Rescue

A Minnesota man has died after being pulled from Lake Michigan off a state park in western Michigan.

09/06/2012

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Helicopter Rescues 5 From Thomson

The U.S. Coast Guard is using resources from around the Great Lakes to help rescue flooding victims in Minnesota.

06/22/2012

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Eaglet Recovering After Long Struggle To Free Wing

After thousands of webcam viewers watched an eaglet struggle to free his wing for hours Friday, the wounded and weary eaglet is recovering and receiving medical care at the Raptor Center.

05/05/2012

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Dog Owner’s Neighbor Resuscitated Pet

A dog owner has a neighbor to thank for resuscitating one of three pets pulled from a house fire in Hastings. Firefighters rescued two dogs and a rabbit from the burning house Monday.

04/24/2012

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Dog Rescues Puppy

A dog rescues a little puppy from the pool.

04/10/2012

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2 Rescued From Rocks At Jay Cooke State Park

A couple stranded on some rocks at Jay Cooke State Park were rescued by authorities after the swift moving water of the river kept them from returning to shore.

04/08/2012

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Man, 84, Saved From Sinking Truck In Western Minn.

An 84-year-old man’s life was saved in a dramatic rescue in western Minnesota.

04/05/2012

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Woman Hanging From Window Rescued From Fire

A St. Paul woman was recovering from a frightening experience in St. Paul overnight.

04/05/2012

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St. Paul Man To Receive Medal Of Honor

A St. Paul man will receive a national honor at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on Friday.

03/23/2012

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Crash Kills Rescuer Trying To Aid MN Snowmobiler

A helicopter crash in remote northwest Wyoming has killed one of the three people aboard who were trying to help a snowmobiler, and sheriff’s officials say the snowmobiler, from Minnesota, also has died.

02/16/2012

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Nonprofit: Wounded Bobcat Recovering After Rescue

An 18-month-old bobcat in northern Minnesota is expected to make a full recovery after being hit by a car, according to a group of wildlife rehabilitators.

01/21/2012

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Men Who Fell In Lake ID’d; Man Recalls Rescue Attempt

The deaths of two young men in Wright County are serving as a tragic reminder of the dangerous ice conditions on area lakes.

01/15/2012

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2 Rescued From Car Through Ice In Eagan

Two people were rescued from a vehicle that went through the ice on Fish Lake Tuesday morning.

01/03/2012

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Dog Rescued From Red River

A black Labrador was rescued in Fargo after getting stuck on the edge of a slab of ice along the Red River.

12/28/2011

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2 Rescued After ATV Goes Through Ice

A couple of ATV riders that went through the ice serve as a reminder that lake ice is still thin in many areas, police say.

12/27/2011

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Dog Reunited With Owner After Mississippi River Rescue

A young Labradoodle mix named Beezer has been reunited with its owner after being stuck on the ice on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis.

12/09/2011

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Unconscious Man Rescued From Burning Bedroom

Firefighters rescued a man from his burning bedroom Tuesday night in St. Paul.

10/05/2011

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