Swimming Pools Scramble To Find Lifeguards Before SummerIt’s not the news you want to hear just before summer, but some local cities are scrambling to find enough lifeguards to keep pools open.
Pandemic Closures Lead To Spike In At-Home Swimming Pool SalesThe pandemic has kept several public pools and beaches closed this summer, which led to a spike in home swimming pool sales.
Six-Year-Old Twin Brothers Save Drowning ToddlerA pair of Ohio six-year-olds are being praised as twin heroes after saving a toddler from drowning in a swimming pool.
Best Places For Pool Accessories In MinnesotaBefore the swimming pool, children and adults retreated to the ol' swimming hole in the summer. Swimming ended when the first frost began. Now, households can have a private swimming pool. Maintaining a pool involves work and supplies, however. Nonetheless, a beautiful swimming pool or spa can add value and enjoyment to residential and commercial property. So, give your swimming pool the spa treatment.
Hennepin Co. Honors Man Who Saved Girl From DrowningA 9-year-old girl is alive and well all thanks to the quick thinking of a stranger. De'Asia Johnson fell to the bottom of a pool at the Bloomington Ramada last month. Guy Brown heard Johnson's mother screaming for help, jumped in and saved her.
2-Year-Old Found Unresponsive In Golden Valley PoolA 2-year-old Golden Valley boy was found in the bottom of his outdoor pool on Monday.
Canterbury Race Horses Take To On-Site Swimming PoolCanterbury Park in Shakopee brings in fans of horse racing every weekend. Visitors show up for those exciting few minutes of competition, but the real work happens off the track. Trainers work with the horses every day to get them ready for the races
Teens Cited For Makeshift Pool In Truck Bed In St. MichaelAccording to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 16-year-old boy was given a warning after a trooper saw him driving a truck with a make-shift swimming pool in the bed.
State Patrol Tickets Driver For Makeshift Pool In TruckIf you ever thought about creating a swimming pool out of the back of your pick-up truck, you may want to think again. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a driver in St. Michael was given a ticket for illegal operation after a trooper discovered the truck bed filled with water.
Body Of 3-Year-Old Recovered From Brooklyn Park Swimming PoolThe body of a 3-year-old girl was recovered from a pool in an apartment complex in Brooklyn Park early Monday morning, according to police. Brooklyn Park police said officers received a report of a missing child at around 10 p.m. Sunday.
Police: Boy, 2, Dies After Falling In PoolPolice in central Minnesota say a 2-year-old boy died on Monday after falling into a swimming pool.
Father Mourns Teen Son Who Drowned In Plymouth PoolA father is mourning the loss of his son after frantically trying to save him from drowning. Seventeen-year-old Benedict Richardson died Friday night. His father, Emmette Richardson, tells WCCO Benedict was swimming with his sister in the indoor pool at their apartment complex.
A Peek Inside MOA's New Radisson Blu HotelThe Radisson Blu, the new hotel connected to the Mall of America, is nearing completion.
Richfield Girl, 6, In Critical Condition After Near DrowningA 6-year-old girl is in the hospital after a near drowning in Richfield Sunday morning, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office.
Minn. Authorities ID Teen Who Drowned In PoolHennepin County authorities have released the name of the girl who died after being pulled unconscious from a Brooklyn Center swimming pool last week.