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October 15, 2019 - 6:41 am
The high school football player who died during a game in northern Minnesota last weekend suffered from a heart condition, but had been cleared by his school district to continue playing. This comes as district officials at Esko High School are preparing to honor 16-year-old Jackson Pfister at...
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Adam Carter
October 08, 2019 - 4:33 pm
A US Customs and Border Protection Agent who grew up in Minnesota is dead after an apparent fall while conducting a search near the Mexican border in Arizona. 44-year old Robert Hotten was on patrol Sunday afternoon when fellow agents lost contact with him. After a search, he was discovered...
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Adam Carter
September 06, 2019 - 4:38 pm
A death is now reported in Minnesota associated with vaping. The Minnesota Department of Health says the person who died was older than 65, and had other underlying lung issues. The individual, who is not being identified, was vaping an illicit product containing THC, the psychoactive ingredient in...
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Steve Simpson
August 05, 2019 - 11:09 am
Bloomington Police have arrested a man in connection with the stabbing death of a woman late last night. It happened in the 10-thousand block of Quebec Avenue. A 56-year old man being held on probable-cause 2nd degree homicide in the death of the unidentified 47-year old woman. ' It's unknown what...
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June 25, 2019 - 9:53 am
Tuesday fans are gathering to celebrate Michael Jackson's memory on the 10th anniversary of the King of Pop's death. "Ten years ago today, the world lost a gifted artist and extraordinary humanitarian," the Jackson estate said in a statement to The Associated Press. "A decade later, Michael Jackson...
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April 21, 2019 - 9:11 pm
On the latest episode of the Two Haute Mamas Podcast , hosts Sheletta Brundidge and Lindy Vincent remember the life of Prince on the third anniversary of his death. The legendary singer and musician was found on April 21, 2016 at his Paisley Park home unresponsive by authorities. He was 57 years...
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April 21, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Sunday marks three years since the death of Minneapolis music icon Prince Rogers Nelson. Prince was found dead early in the morning of April 21, 2016. Steve Simpson and Adam Carter announce the death of Prince We now know the cause of death. It was an accidental fentanyl overdose. RELATED: No...
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April 20, 2019 - 8:54 am
One man is dead after he somehow fell onto light rail tracks and was struck by a moving Green Line train near the University of Minnesota campus. The man is identified a 68-year-old Charles Donald, and his family went to the station on Sunday to release balloons and remember him. The collision...
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