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Laura Oakes
March 11, 2020 - 7:00 am
All this week, WCCO Radio is taking a closer look at an issue many of us are facing, caring for our parents as they face the challenges of aging. In today's installment of “Family Transitions: Planning for Aging Parents,” our Laura Oakes has a look at how hospice care helps families when an ill...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
January 19, 2020 - 9:20 am
The first fire fatality of 2020 in St. Paul is a man who lived in a second-floor apartment with his three sons. The fire happened 2:30 a.m. Saturday on the 400 block of Front Avenue, the man found inside the apartment. The manager of the apartment building said the man's children with other family...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
January 03, 2020 - 5:54 am
Minnesota has reported another flu death, the eighth since the current influenza season began. All eight of the reported flu-related fatalities are adults, according to the Minnesota Department of Health . RELATED: Flu outbreaks prompts Twin Citioes hospitals to start visitor restrictions So far,...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
December 28, 2019 - 6:56 am
The death toll from last week's farm accident in western Minnesota is now three, and they'll all be memorialized on Tuesday. 11-year-old Alex Boesl died Friday night , less than a week after his father and uncle were accidentally overcome by deadly fumes from a silage silo in the Douglas County...
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