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Authorities Stress Water Safety After Tragic Weekend On Minnesota LakesChristopher Schultz, 31, jumped in to reportedly save his 3-year-old son who had fallen into Dead Shot Bay on Detroit Lakes. Bystanders were able to pull the child to shore, but Schultz never resurfaced.
Officials: 2 U Of M Athletes Suspended, Investigation UnderwayUniversity of Minnesota officials say two student athletes have been suspended from all team activity pending further investigation.
Medical Examiner ID's Man Killed In Minneapolis ShootingAuthorities have identified a 26-year-old man who was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Minneapolis.
Leaders From Midwest, Canada Discuss Great Lakes Action PlanNot only are there long-term threats from storms and flooding, but there are also more immediate threats like traffic jams on flooded waterways.
State Patrol: 3-Vehicle Crash Closes Highway 7 In HopkinsBoth directions of Highway 7 in Hopkins were closed Sunday evening while the Minnesota State Patrol investigated a three-vehicle crash.
Crisis Management Expert Weighs In On Target Register OutageJon Austin, a communications consultant who worked in crisis management for years, says companies have gone out of business for mishandling situations like this but does not think this incident will hurt the powerhouse company.
23-Year-Old St. Paul Man ID'd In Oak Grove CrashAnoka County authorities have identified a 23-year-old man who died after his pickup truck left the road Friday evening and ended up in a swamp.
Poll: Minnesota Voters Favor Warren, Put Klobuchar 4thIn the poll conducted by Change Research, Klobuchar trails Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders.
Crippling Blackout Leaves 44 Million Without Power In South AmericaA massive blackout left more than 44 million people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid.
Sheriff: Body Found While Searching For Missing Man On Lake GeorgeAuthorities in Anoka County have recovered the body of an adult male while searching for a man who went missing Saturday evening on Lake George.
Sheriff: Father Drowns Trying To Save 3-Year-Old In Detroit LakesAuthorities say a man drowned Saturday at Long Bridge while trying to save his child who had fallen in.
Cameras At Minnesota Sentencings Pull Back Curtain On CourtsRecent video coverage of high-profile sentencings is helping pull back the curtain on what happens in Minnesota courts.