A volunteer who delivers mail at a Detroit Lakes nursing home has three special companions who accompany him. WCCO-TV says Steve Score bring his three pet ducks -- one named Peeper and the other two the Pipettes -- to waddle the hallways of Emmanuel Nursing Home while delivering cards and letters to residents.
Investigation after inmate found dead in cell at Stillwater prison
Drug paraphernalia was found by officers inside the cell.
Focus is on family fitness at this year’s Twin Cities Marathon
Don’t miss out on the running, racing and all the fun things to do for the whole family
DNR addresses State Fair controversy: Is it the 'fish' or 'fishes' pond?
Grammar lesson on a stick.
Family's tributes to mother killed by partner in St. Paul murder-suicide
The 30-year-old was killed by her partner, who then killed himself.
Eagan man killed after crashing into traffic signal
The 30-year-old crashed into a traffic light early Wednesday morning.
Digital, streaming employees at WCCO-TV vote to unionize
The 15 employees will join on-air talent and producers as members of the SAG-AFTRA union.
Police arrest man suspected of sexual assault, weapons threat in Eagan
The investigation prompted a SWAT response in an Eagan neighborhood on Tuesday.
Twin Cities 'psychic' pleads guilty to scamming pair out of $130K
She operated a psychic reading shop in Hopkins.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, August 16
The latest reporting period averaged just under 1,300 new cases per day.
Man arrested after woman shot three times inside Frogtown home
The suspect fled the scene.
Health Department finds maggots infested nursing home resident's wound
A Plymouth nursing home had to retrain its staff in how to care for wounds, but the Health Department did not issue a citation. The patient, who is a diabetic, was hospitalized for more than a week.
Robots are now helping nursing home residents in Minnesota
This marks the first time robot deployment focuses on augment care for residents in nursing homes in the United States.
Nursing home pilot program aimed at saving lives and millions of dollars
The Interact program aims to reduce the number of times sick residents are sent to a hospital by offering additional medical training to nursing home employees. In other markets, the program has cut avoidable hospitalizations by up to 20 percent.
Magazine rates Eden Prairie nursing home among nation's best
The Colony in Eden Prairie is among 39 nursing homes on U.S. News and World Report's honor roll. All of those on the list achieved a perfect 5-star ratings for four quarters by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
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