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WBL Firefighter Meets Goal of Filling Truck with Food Shelf Donations

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The White Bear Lake firefighter who stood on the corner of a street to gather food shelf donations has met his goal.

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Another Year, Another Small Social Security Bump

This Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 file photo, shows the Social Security Administration's main campus is seen in Woodlawn, Md. - Photo: AP/Patrick Semansky, File

For the third straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January.
    

Community Gives Back to Retired Afton Ice Cream Shop Owner

A retired Afton ice cream shop owner was given the surprise of a lifetime Saturday when she returned home after suffering a major stroke in July.

Laine McGee owned Selma’s Ice Cream Parlour for nearly 30 years, but she did a lot more for the community than just scoop ice cream.

Amid Ebola Fears, Health Experts Remind People to Get Flu Shots

Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, receives a flu shot from Sharon Bonadies at the conclusion of a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. - Photo: AP/J. David Ake, File

While the Ebola virus has the nation on edge, health experts are reminding people to also think about the flu, which kills thousands of people in the United States each year.

Health experts say October is the best month to get the flu vaccine.

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Study: Human Trafficking Arrests Double in Minnesota

State law enforcement officials are arresting more "Johns" than ever before, according to a new report from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.

Minnesota Cold Weather Rule Starts Wednesday

As the temperatures drop, Minnesota’s Cold Weather Rule takes effect. Starting Oct. 15, eligible energy customers who may have trouble paying their energy bills will be protected from having their service disconnected.

Minn. High School Coach Paperwork Mistake Leaves Player Heartbroken

A high school soccer player is heartbroken after a mistake by his coach that could cost him scholarships.

Tyler Pieper, a junior soccer player at Mahtomedi High School, expected to make the All-State team after his coach told him he was ranked the number one in the section.