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Autumn Merrick, Autumn Rose Merrick

Authorities ID teen bystander killed during Minneapolis shootout

She was riding her scooter with her girlfriend at the time.

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Endangered snow leopard dies at Great Plains Zoo, COVID suspected

A respiratory illness has struck other big cats at the zoo as well.

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Four killed in crashes after deadly start to weekend on MN roads

The latest figures show there have been 349 road deaths in Minnesota this year.

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4-year-old girl killed by falling branch in Mankato is identified

She is from South Dakota, and was attending the Mahkato Annual Traditional Powwow.

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Fatal crash in Maple Grove latest in deadly weekend on MN roads

This has been an especially deadly summer for road deaths in Minnesota.

Lt. Kent M. Vnuk

Hennepin Co. sheriff's lieutenant mourned after unexpected death

"Lt. Kent Vnuk was a colleague, leader, and most importantly a friend to so many."

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Report: Pedestrian killed while crossing highway in Isanti County

The victim has been identified as a 63-year-old woman.

Walter Straka, World War II veteran.

Minnesota WWII veteran dies at 101 on Independence Day

Walter Straka was the state's last living Bataan Death March survivor.

Kyle Imdieke of Osakis, Minnesota.

Community rallies around family of MN coach who died suddenly

Kyle Imdieke was a beloved educator at Osakis High School.

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WCCO Radio pioneer Howard Viken dies at 97

He was a staple of Twin Cities radio for nearly 40 years.