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Adam Carter
July 02, 2019 - 5:05 pm
A health setback for former US Senator Norm Coleman. On his Facebook page, Coleman says cancer has re-emerged in his lungs, and he will undergo surgery later this month. It's been nearly a year since the former St. Paul mayor announced his neck and throat cancer had spread to his lungs, but after...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 25, 2019 - 6:16 am
A Minnesota man was among those killed in a weekend skydiving plane crash in Hawaii. Nikolas Glebov, 28, of Saint Paul is among those identified by the Hawaii Medical Examiner. Seven of the 11 victims were identified yesterday. There were ten men and one woman killed in the June 21 crash, which...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 24, 2019 - 5:03 am
Former St. Paul mayor and US Senator Norm Coleman, shared a frightening and dangerous boating experience over the weekend on Lake Ada. Luckily, no one was injured. Coleman was mayor of St. Paul from 1994-2002 and was US Senator from 2003-09. Last year he revealed he was battling throat and neck...
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Mark Freie
June 19, 2019 - 11:02 am
Remember when this year's Grand Old Day in St. Paul was canceled, and then a Facebook group raised nearly $200,000 so the 46th edition of the celebration could take place on June 2? Well, the group behind that effort, Grand Old Day Anyway , is at it again and this time they aim to save a patriotic...
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Susie Jones
June 13, 2019 - 2:55 pm
A stunning announcement from St. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtell Thursday. He says he fired five St. Paul officers for what Axtell called a "violation of trust and deceit." Our @sjonesWCCO breaks down the St. Paul Police Department's announcement and decision to fire five officers today. pic.twitter...
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June 07, 2019 - 7:04 am
From May 28 to June 5, Minneapolis police responded to a staggering 65 drug overdoses, at least one of them resulting in a fatality. Fifteen of those overdoses happened June 2, according to MPD officials. Minneapolis Police spokesman John Elder said the drugs involved vary, including counterfeit...
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Mark Freie
June 01, 2019 - 2:14 pm
If you thought Grand Old Day in St. Paul was a thing of the past back in April, you weren't alone. The event was canceled and then brought back to life just a few days later. It's been an interesting month for Bob Lawrence, the first year chair of Grand Old Day. "We've packed about nine months of...
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