A boy from Minnesota is the seventh victim of a deadly superbug outbreak that began at a Maryland hospital. The Washington Post reports the seriously ill boy suffered arrived at the hospital after complications arrose from a bone marrow transplant last year. The antibiotic-resistant strain of the bacterium Klebsiella pneumoniae arrived at the hospital last fall, but the boy's infection was the first that has shown up since January.
Death of man found inside Minneapolis apartment ruled homicide
Anyone with information about the killing is asked to call 1-800-222-8477.
Minnesota State Fair reveals its free concert lineup for 2022
More than 900 performances will happen across numerous stages.
Jason DeRusha stepping down as morning news anchor at WCCO
His last day anchoring WCCO This Morning will be June 23.
Eric Perkins, Miss Minnesota, Paul Fletcher create new podcast
The podcast is released Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and is available wherever you find podcasts.
MSP Airport debuts mock aircraft to help ease flying anxiety
The pre-flight experiences cover the TSA screening procedure, exploring a terminal, boarding a plane and meeting a pilot, and preparing for takeoff.
These Minnesota kids will be competing at National Spelling Bee
The upcoming event in Maryland will be the first fully in-person Scripps National Spelling Bee since 2019.
New data shows how omicron has impacted kids in Minnesota
The new data shows breakthrough data during the omicron period, which began Dec. 19, 2021.
Albert Lea shooting suspect arrested after 3 weeks on the run
He is accused of shooting a man in the upper thigh on May 1.
Motorcyclist, 59, killed after losing control on right curve
The Harley Davidson rider was thrown from his bike.
Minnesota's 2022 legislative session: What's happening?
A list of items agreed upon and yet to reach any bipartisan agreement in the latest legislative session.
Water main break floods 40-45 homes in St. Louis Park
The city says the rupture happened on Minnetonka Boulevard.
Charges: 6-year-old Eli Hart shot up to 9 times by his mother
The 28-year-old is facing 2nd-degree murder charges.
Minnesota boy is 7th victim of superbug at NIH
A deadly, drug-resistant superbug outbreak that first appeared last summer at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Md., claimed its seventh victim Sept. 7 – a seriously ill boy from Minnesota, the Washington Post reports. The boy was the 19th patient at the research hospital to contract an antibiotic-resistant strain of the bacterium Klebsiella pneumoniae.
3-year-old, marrow donor celebrate boy's 're-birthday'
When he was 1 year old, a bone marrow donation from a stranger helped save the life of Caleb Nord. Donor Missy Slauter, of Michigan, had never met the boy until Saturday. They visited to be part of Caleb’s “re-birthday" – the anniversary of the day he received his transplant.
Duluth lawmaker at center of sex scandal released from hospital
DFL State Rep. Kerry Gauthier was hospitalized with breathing difficulty last week, soon after acknowledging to police he'd had a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy at a highway rest stop near Duluth. Gauthier and the teen say the sex was consensual and the boy lied about his age. The St. Louis County attorney decided against prosecuting Gauthier, but a fellow DFLer has started a write-in campaign for his legislative seat.
Sabo bridge plates had 'poor fatigue resistance'
Cable diaphragm plates that cracked on the Martin Olav Sabo Bridge, leading officials to shut down the span for months this year, had "welded details that offer poor fatigue resistance," according to a 140-page report released Friday by the city of Minneapolis.
Last of 4 Wis. spa shooting victims released from hospital
The last of the four women injured in a deadly shooting in a Brookfield, Wis., spa has been released from the hospital. The women, who were not identified, were injured Oct. 20 when Radcliffe Franklin Haughton opened fire at the Azana Spa and Salon. The gunman's estranged wife and two of her co-workers died in the attack, and the gunman later died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Gophers Coach Kill released from hospital
Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill was released from the hospital Thursday, five days after suffering a seizure during the Gophers' home opener against New Mexico State. Quoting team doctor Pat Smith, Fox Sports North reports Kill is in good spirits and eager to get back to work.
Young Minnesota boy continues to improve after tragic sailboat accident
The Bemidji Pioneer reports Isaiah Risland is showing positive signs at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis. The 8-year-old boy was sailing with his dad and two brothers when their boat sank into the frigid Clearwater Lake in northern Minnesota April 6. Isaiah's two brothers died from hypothermia. They'll be laid to rest Tuesday. Benefits are also planned to help the family with medical costs.
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