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1-Year Anniversary: Families Remember Kids Killed in Lilydale Landslide

Parts of St. Paul’s Lilydale Regional Park are still closed one year after a landslide there killed two children.

St. Louis Park students 9-year-old Haysem Sani and 10-year-old Mohamed Fofana died during a school field trip at Lilydale exactly one year ago Thursday. Devin Meldahl, who is now 11, was also seriously injured.

Bus Driver Who Evacuated Special Needs Students off Burning Bus Honored

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A First Student bus driver was honored Tuesday for safely evacuating a group of special needs students off a bus that caught fire back in March.

Osmo Vanska in Talks to Return to Minnesota Orchestra

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Former Minnesota Orchestra music director Osmo Vanska says he's in talks with management about a possible return to the award-winning orchestra.
    
Vanska resigned last fall amid a lockout of the orchestra's musicians that dragged on for more than a year. The dispute ended in January, when musicians agreed to pay cuts in a new three-year contract.

University of Minnesota Honors Borlaug

Norman Borlaug - Photo: Courtesy of the University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is hosting a celebration of the 100th birthday of Norman Borlaug, one of the school's most celebrated graduates.
    

Nearly 500 Minnesotans Become US Citizens at Naturalization Ceremony

About 500 people took the Oath of Allegiance and received their citizenship certificates at a naturalization ceremony. - KSTP-TV/Jim O'Connell

Hundreds of Minnesotans are officially U.S. citizens Tuesday; 444 people from 79 countries took the Oath of Allegiance and received their citizenship certificates at a naturalization ceremony.

Memorial Held for Woman Killed by Truck Near Uptown

A memorial will be held Monday night for a woman who died after being hit by a truck near uptown.

Twenty-five-year-old Caitlan Barton of Savage succumbed to her injuries on Thursday, Feb. 13, police say.

1,500 Minnesotans Become US Citizens

Sen. Amy Klobuchar -

Hundreds of Minnesotans are celebrating their first day as United States citizens on Tuesday.