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Parents Urged To Make Sure Kids’ Shots Are Up To Date

With school starting in less than two weeks, parents are urged to make sure their children’s vaccines are updated. For the first time in Minnesota, vaccines are required against Hepatitis A and B for kids entering early-education programs.

08/15/2014

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Police: Neighbor Fired Shots At Man, 11-Year-Old Son

A 51-year-old man is behind bars after police say he fired shots at his 40-year-old neighbor and the man’s 11-year-old son while they were riding in a tractor.

05/29/2014

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2 New Ways To Treat Your Allergies During Peak Season

It’s peak allergy season – as if you didn’t know already – and ragweed pollen is the culprit. It’s the most common cause for seasonal allergies, and if you’re having a tough time dealing with it, here are some products that doctor say could help. The first is an alternative to liquid nasal sprays that often cause uncomfortable drippage. It’s an aerosol spray that’s getting rave reviews.

09/03/2013

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CDC Goal: More Immunizations For MN Students

Beginning next year, children may be getting a few extra vaccination shots when at the doctor. The health department wants to change the school immunization rules beginning in September 2014 to reflect the Centers for Disease Control recommendations.

06/27/2013

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Man Shoots At Pizza Delivery Man, Says Pizza Was ‘Too Small’

A 26-year-old man could face charges after police say he fired shots at a pizza delivery guy, after the man claimed the pizza he ordered was “too small.”

12/26/2012

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Police Investigating Shooting In Rudolphs Parking Lot

Minneapolis police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting.

12/01/2012

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Suspect Charged In S. Mpls. Officer-Involved Shooting

Charges have been filed against the suspect in an officer-involved shooting Wednesday night in south Minneapolis.

11/30/2012

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Shots Fired During Argument Between Duck Hunters

Police are investigating after two parties of duck hunters got into an argument that led to shots being fired.

11/29/2012

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Nurse Organization Urges Meningitis Vaccinations

The School Nurse Organization of Minnesota is urging students to add meningitis vaccinations to their back-to-school check list.

09/02/2012

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Shots Fired Into Minneapolis Club, 1 Arrested

Minneapolis police are looking for the person who fired shots into a club.

04/22/2012

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SD Gun Show Re-Enactor Faces 20 Years In Prison

An Old West gunbattle re-enactor never meant for anyone to get hurt when he accidentally fired real bullets instead of blanks last summer, his lawyer said Thursday.

01/19/2012

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Behind The ‘ShotSpotter’ Technology In Mpls

It was a first for the city of Minneapolis’ ShotSpotter technology: too much activity on New Year’s Eve brought it to a complete stop.

01/03/2012

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Hennepin Co. Offers Free, Low-Cost Flu Shots

Health officials agree that a flu vaccine is the best way to protect yourself from getting sick. That’s why one county is stepping in to make a healthier community.

11/16/2011

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More Than 1 In 10 Parents Skip, Delay Kids’ Shots

By age 6, children should have vaccinations against 14 diseases, in at least two dozen separate doses, the U.S. government advises. More than 1 in 10 parents reject that, refusing some shots or delaying others mainly because of safety concerns, a national survey found.

10/03/2011

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Thinner Needles Make For Less Painful Flu Shots

There’s now a less painful way to get a flu shot this year.

09/30/2011

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