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May bomb threat at south metro school traced to Lakeville area kid

Months of investigation led to the digital footprint of the juvenile.

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine is effective in kids ages 5-11

The company plans to seek U.S. authorization for the age group soon.

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Unseasonable RSV, COVID-19 continue to 'stretch capacity' at Children’s MN

Health experts expect things to become even more active with kids returning to school.

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As start of school approaches, Osterholm urges parents to buy high-quality masks

Dr. Michael Osterholm is worried that some districts aren't properly prepared.

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Unvaccinated students, staff urged to take COVID-19 test 'at least once a week'

The recommendation is for students and staff, regardless of symptoms.

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Closely watching pediatric COVID-19 cases as delta spreads in MN

The state has not yet seen a massive surge in pediatric cases.

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As school sets to return, Mayo Clinic expert says get vaccinated or get COVID-19

Most kids in Minnesota will head back for in-person learning within a few weeks.

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Free meals for kids available at 2,500 sites in Minnesota this summer

The state has teamed up with the USDA to provide healthy foods for all children in Minnesota.

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As Delta variant spreads, Walz discusses masking, emergencies, and back-to-school

Vaccination rates vary across the state, but many counties are under 50%.

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American Academy of Pediatrics urges masks for kids ages 2+ in schools

The MDH is working with MDE on health and safety guidelines for the upcoming school year.

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1 child dies, another injured in ATV crash near Moose Lake

The juvenile driver of the ATV was not injured.

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Early Saturday crash leaves 2 kids, 1 adult dead in Maple Grove

The crash happened just before 7 a.m. Saturday.

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Sheriff warns of suspicious men approaching girls in SE MN town

Multiple incidents have been reported in the town this week.

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With an assist from son, MN hockey dad invents advanced training system

Their homemade innovation takes shooting tarps to the next level.

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25 cases of rare child disease possibly linked to COVID-19 in MN

It's extremely rare, but health officials want parents to be aware.

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Mystery game invites kids to uncover real-life lake polluters

The game from the Washington Conservation District game raises awareness of everyday pollutants.

As schools close, child-care centers urged to stay open in MN

""Now more than ever we need you to come together and help us."

Teddy Bridgewater's inspiring message to boys goes viral

The "Neighborhood Hope Dealer" continues to inspire the world.

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Holiday Train to make 25 stops in Minnesota Dec. 5-14

The First stop is in Rochester and the last stop will be in Elbow Lake.

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Playseum to open 'kid-sized city' at the Ridgedale Mall this week

It's the first Minnesota location for the interactive store and play area.

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'Baby Shark Live' is coming to Minneapolis in October

What are you going to doo doo doo doo doo doo about it?