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Crews search for person in Mississippi River in Minneapolis

The fire department lost visual of the person Thursday evening.

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Vehicle breaks through ice on Lake Minnetonka, authorities urge caution

Authorities are urging people to repeatedly measure ice as they venture out on lakes

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Sheriff defends search of shooting victim's family home

Dolal Idd was fatally shot in a confrontation with Minneapolis police.

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Man, 20, charged with carjacking, robbing five Minneapolis residents in 90 minutes

The young man and a teenage accomplice carjacked and robbed multiple people within two hours

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Body recovered from Lake Minnetonka after swimmer went missing

The swimmer had jumped in the lake to help someone else who was struggling, but didn't get back on the boat.

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Isanti businessman indicted for 1st-degree murder in 1993 cold case

Jerry Westrom was arrested in February 2019 for the killing of Jeanie Childs.