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Young man rescued after water emergency at Quarry Park

The 19-year-old appeared to be struggling while swimming.

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3-year-old girl identified as victim of Minnesota lake emergency

A fundraiser has been launched to help the girl's family.

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3-year-old dies after drowning incident in west-central Minnesota

The drowning happened at a public swimming area.

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Search for missing swimmer at Hidden Falls in St. Paul

The search was activated around 7:40 p.m. Tuesday.

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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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Some beaches closed temporarily after heavy rain, goose poop

Minneapolis closes two beaches due to high-than-recommended levels of E. coli.

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Diver pulls 20-year-old drowning victim from Stearns County lake

There were also three water emergencies in St. Louis County.

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Police confirm man pulled from Bde Maka Ska later died

Earlier this week, one person drowned and three others were injured in Minneapolis water-related incidents.

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Harmful algae blooms at 3 Minneapolis lakes are improving

Test results aren't in yet, but the park board says people can use the lakes again.

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3 Minneapolis lakes experiencing harmful algae blooms

The algae turns the lake water to a murky brown color.

Student survives drowning while swimming at Richfield school

The 12-year-old was participating in a gym course that involved swimming.

Water parasite prompts closure of Shoreview community pools

Someone infected is believed to have been in one of the pools over the weekend.

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Gopher swimmers recovering after being shot in Minneapolis

The swimmers were sitting on a curb when they were hit by stray gunfire.

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Lakeville's Regan Smith shatters swimming world record

Minnesota will likely have a hometown rooting interest in future Olympics.

Teen rushed to hospital after being found at bottom of pool

He was saved by a New Brighton police officer.

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Man still missing after going under while lake swimming

The search was called off overnight at Lake George in Anoka County.

Girl, 4, critical after being rescued from quarry lake

Onlookers leapt into action when her mother yelled her daughter was missing.

Body of 7-year-old boy pulled from pond in southern MN

The boy was swimming with friends in a rural pond.

Exhausted swimmers saved after boat drifts away

Neither swimmer was wearing a life jacket.

Search for missing swimmer on east-central Minnesota lake

The swimmer was reported missing on Saturday afternoon.

Child drowns at state park in northwest Minnesota

It happened at Buffalo River State Park.

5-year-old boy pulled unconscious from pool in Eagan

It's not clear yet what the victim's condition is.

Child almost drowns in YMCA swimming pool

He regained consciousness after the first round of CPR.