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Driving advice for parents: put your phones down

6:40 PM, Aug 8, 2012

AAA Minnesota Safety Representative Lee Glamm used to ask students how many of their parents text while they drive. "I do not ask that anymore because it was kind of disappointing," said Glamm.

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Woman injured by distracted driver tells teens to 'hang up'

10:52 PM, Dec 23, 2010

More than four years ago, Jean was the passenger in her friend's car. On a rural road near St. Cloud, a driver t-boned them by running a stop sign at 60 miles per hour.

Wisconsin texting while driving ban in effect

6:37 PM, Dec 1, 2010

Wisconsin's ban on texting while driving went into effect Wednesday, making it the 30th state to enact such a law.

Hudson, Wis. young people take the 'hang up' pledge

10:43 PM, Nov 16, 2010

A new law that bans texting while driving on Wisconsin roads goes into effect Dec. 1. Fines will range from $20 to $400.

Father of teen killed by distracted driving aims to educate

4:31 PM, Nov 16, 2010

When Dan Phillips took the stage Monday evening at Edina High School, he did so as part of a father-daughter team.

Great Hang Up: Teens learn dangers of texting while driving first hand

1:02 PM, Oct 18, 2010

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Shakopee man reflects on own hockey injury; relates to Benilde-St. Margaret's sophomore

For most people, it's difficult to see the images of a once-active teenager lying in a hospital bed, unable to move.

12:58 AM, Jan 5, 2012

Rainbow Looms bracelets latest craze for kids

A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.

6:30 PM, Oct 18, 2013

Osseo football captain beats cyber bullies at their own game, making kindness go viral

The captain of the Osseo High School football team decided he could no longer sit on the sidelines when online bullying became a spectator sport in his school.

6:47 AM, Aug 15, 2012

Internet play-by-play brings small town staple to city

All the elements are in place at Lakeville North for a big time high school basketball game – plus one thing distinctively small town.

12:01 PM, Feb 20, 2007

WCCO-TV releases news anchor

WCCO-TV has let go of one of their news anchors. Jeanette Trompeter, the 5 p.m. newscast anchor was let go from WCCO-TV for budget

4:36 AM, Mar 17, 2009

Driver Gets Eight Years in Deadly Wreck Case

A Farmington man will spend at least the next six years in prison after being sentenced Monday on felony charges related to an

9:21 PM, May 2, 2005

I’ve Been Wondering: Rosemount’s Curious Concrete Walls

Mysterious concrete structures in Dakota County are ghosts of a nation at war six decades ago.

5:31 PM, Jul 12, 2006

Quarry Park: risky fun near Saint Cloud

Minnesota once boasted, and still claims, the best granite quarries in the world. Now, some of them have become world-class recreation sites.

1:21 AM, Jul 6, 2011

Police officer Joe Bergeron killed, suspect dead following St. Paul shooting

A Maplewood police officer was killed during an ambush Saturday, setting off a massive manhunt that ended with one suspect dead and another in custody, authorities said.

5:09 PM, May 2, 2010

Enjoy freebies from area businesses on your birthday

From free golf to free food, more businesses than ever are offering birthday deals thanks to online birthday clubs and internet coupons.

8:38 PM, Sep 25, 2012
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