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5 children pulled from car submerged in pond have 'serious injuries'

Five children, all age 7 and under, have serious injuries after the car they were riding in plunged into a pond Thursday morning in St. Louis Park. The mother, 23-year-old Marion Guerrido of Brooklyn Center, was behind the wheel.

Man convicted for making death threats in attempt to extort neighbor

A jury in northwest Minnesota found a Thief River Falls man guilty after he made a bizarre attempt to bilk his former neighbor of a half million dollars.

Pro wrestling icon and Twin Cities fixture 'Mad Dog' Vachon dies at 84

Maurice “Mad Dog” Vachon, a longtime fixture on household televisions across Minnesota, died Thursday morning.

Stacking up holiday travel: Busy airport, not-so-busy rest stops

Airline passengers in the Midwest and West Coast are expected to see the largest crowds during Thanksgiving travel next week.

Minnesota Zoo adds 2 African pengiun chicks to the waddle

Two African penguin chicks hatched earlier this week at the Minnesota Zoo, bringing the exhibit’s penguin population to 34 with more on the way.

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