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Jeff Diamond
March 15, 2019 - 1:53 pm
By Jeff Diamond, former Vikings GM who hosted The Players Show with Mike Max and Harrison Smith (along with other Vikings players) this past season on WCCO Radio. It's been one of the craziest free agency periods in NFL history and the Vikings have injected themselves into the mix with the bizarre...
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Sloane Martin
March 14, 2019 - 5:53 am
Visibility is down to zero miles across much of central and southern Minnesota. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until 10 a.m. Thursday. Visibility will be near zero this morning thanks to widespread dense fog across the area. Slow down and use your low beams. #mnwx #wiwx #fog pic.twitter.com/...
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Sloane Martin
March 14, 2019 - 5:38 am
A Flood Watch is in effect for the Metro through Thursday evening with more rain on the way, and places like Stillwater are taking precautions. Perched on the edge of the St. Croix River, city crews are preparing for it to rise in the coming days and weeks. "We're basically trying to get all the...
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State Fair cattle barn collapses
Entercom
March 13, 2019 - 5:15 am
The weight of the snow apparently claiming two Metro area roofs, including one at the cattle barn at the state fairgrounds. A portion of the southeast corner of the cattle barn collapsed Tuesday at around 6 p.m. Firefighters were called out to the part of the structure that houses trailers and...
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Cleared storm drain
Entercom
Susie Jones
March 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
With warmer temperatures and rain in the forecast, utilities and streets maintenance crews are working to remove snow and ice buildup from thousands of storm drains throughout the Twin Cities.  In Minneapolis, there area about 55,000 storm drains, and in St Paul there are about 28,000.  "If...
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