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Nurse, Trooper Help Mom With Choking Baby On Roadside

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A baby has another shot at life because of the kindness of strangers.

Elise Lonsbury started choking while her mom, Kristin Lonsbury, was driving in Minneapolis back in September. 382 more words


State Patrol: 8 Injured In School Bus Rollover Near Rochester

EYOTA, Minn. (AP) — Eight students suffered noncritical injuries when the school bus they were riding in rolled over in southern Minnesota, near Rochester Saturday morning. 91 more words


Infrared Camera Helping Troopers Catch MNpass Violators

MINNEPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is using a pilot program to crack down on people illegally using the carpool lane.

With less and less daylight ahead, it’s harder for law enforcement to catch people cheating the system in the MNpass lanes. 338 more words


State Patrol: 4 Deaths Linked To Winter Storm

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) — A least four people died in accidents on roads left slippery by the first significant snowstorm of the season to strike Minnesota. 142 more words


Body Of Trucker Recovered From River Near Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Searchers have found the body of a truck driver who went off a bridge on Interstate 35 into the St. Louis River near Scanlon, just west of Duluth, Minnesota. 115 more words


Patrol: Semi With 40K Lbs Of French Fries Rolls On I-35W

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A driver was hurt after his semi truck full of French fries flipped on an Interstate 35W cloverleaf.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the accident happened just after 3 p.m. 38 more words


Police: Girl In Crosswalk Hit By Car Near Faribault School

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 54-year-old man is expected to face charges after a 13-year-old girl in a crosswalk was hit by a car near a school in Faribault Tuesday morning, according to police. 183 more words