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Deputy Squad Crashes Into Building In Vadnais Heights

A Ramsey County Sheriff’s Deputy is recovering from minor injuries after crashing into a commercial building. Officials said the deputy was chasing someone when his vehicle swung wide on a turn and hit a building on Willow Lake Boulevard, rupturing a natural gas line.

05/30/2014

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Minnesota’s Brandt Among Patty Kaz Top 3 Finalists

Minnesota sophomore forward Hannah Brandt is among three finalists for the 2014 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award. Brandt joins Clarkson senior forward Jamie Lee Rattray and Cornell junior forward Jillian Saulnier as finalists for the top honor in college women’s hockey. Brandt leads the nation in points (61), assists (40) and assists per game (1.11).

03/06/2014

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State Patrol: 600 Crashes & Spinouts Thursday

More than half a foot of snow fell on the Twin Cities Thursday morning, causing nearly 600 crashes and spinouts, the State Patrol says, and it made for lots of work for auto repair shops.

01/30/2014

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Woman Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of 92-Year-Old Motorcyclist

A Vadnais Heights woman is charged with one count of criminal vehicular homicide after the hit-and-run death of a 92-year-old motorcyclist in St. Paul on Friday morning. According to the Ramsey County Attorney’s office, 27-year-old Autumn Brenae Mason stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Ivy Avenue and Prosperity Avenue at 7:45 a.m. Roy W. Kromschroeder, 92, was also at a stopped at the intersection, which is controlled by stop signs in all directions.

09/16/2013

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Charges: Woman Forged Checks While Husband Served In Kuwait

A Vadnais Heights woman is accused of forging checks for a total of nearly $5,000 while her estranged husband was serving in Kuwait with the Minnesota National Guard.

08/07/2013

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Donations & Help Flood In For Nonprofit Down On Its Luck

What a difference a day can make. On Monday, Vadnais Heights nonprofit TSE, which employs those who are developmentally disabled, was dealing with their trailer being stolen, and it was filled with lawnmowers and other important grooming equipment.

07/02/2013

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Help A Vadnais Heights Nonprofit Find Its Stolen Trailer Worth $6,000

Someone is stealing from a group that already has to deal with a lot of challenges in life. TSE is a non-profit in Vadnais Heights, and it helps find jobs for people with developmental disabilities.

07/01/2013

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2 Minnesotans Now Inhabiting The Big Brother House

If you watched the premiere of “Big Brother” Wednesday night on WCCO, you met two houseguests from Minnesota.

06/26/2013

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Volunteers Search Vadnais Heights Park For Kira Trevino

Volunteers were out searching again Saturday for the body of Kira Trevino, who was last heard from on Feb. 21.

04/13/2013

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Woman Dies Exiting Her Car After A Vadnais Heights Crash

Jennifer Ehnstrom, 21, of Chisago City, is dead after she got out of her vehicle following an accident on Tuesday night.

12/20/2012

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Hockey Player, Soldier Killed In Iraq Inducted Into Hall Of Honor

Minnesota is proudly known as the state of hockey, and on Memorial Day, some hockey-lovers honored a former player.

05/28/2012

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3 Indicted For Allegedly Passing Bad Checks At Target

Three people were indicted last Thursday in federal court for allegedly using counterfeit checks at multiple Target locations to purchase an amount of items totaling more than $12,000, according to court documents.

01/23/2012

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Gambling’s Toll Obscured In Minn. Stadium Push

Backers of state funding for a Minnesota Vikings have keyed on taxes from expanded gambling as the likely financial centerpiece of their plan, but the social consequences of more gambling have not been a major focus of the debate.

11/25/2011

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Fire Damages House In Vadnais Heights

At least one firefighter was injured after an early-morning house fire in Vadnais Heights, according to White Bear Lake Fire Chief Paul Peltier.

08/13/2011

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Sentimental Harley Davidson From Vietnam Veteran Stolen

A Harley Davidson with sentimental value is now in the hands of a thief. The motorcycle originally belonged to a Vietnam Veteran, but was stolen at a Vadnais Heights bar last Friday night.

08/02/2011

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