Emergency

Lots of snow
Entercom
April 12, 2019 - 5:45 am
The weather on Friday in the Twin Cities is still pretty bad, but it's still better than it had been the past 48 hours. WCCO's Mike Lynch says we should get back to spring-like weather before long Mike Lynch first forecast 4-12-19 Governor Walz has declared a state of emergency in Minnesota. Heavy...
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City of St. Paul
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March 22, 2019 - 7:24 am
City of St. Paul Flood preparations are underway in St. Paul, with roads scheduled to close this weekend so that crews can put up a temporary flood wall to protect the city. Mayor Melvin Carter has already declared a local state of emergency, with the Mississippi River starting to rise. "That...
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St. Paul streets and snow
Entercom
March 11, 2019 - 4:52 am
Snow emergencies remain in effect Tuesday in both Minneapolis and St. Paul following the weekend storm. That means the one-side-of-the-street parking rules that had been in effect in both cities are suspended until the middle of the week. The snow emergencies in both cities will end by Wednesday.
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This is snow
Entercom
February 25, 2019 - 5:03 am
The snow is no longer falling, but high winds have created snow drifts in southern Minnesota that are so high and thick that travel is at a standstill. People who've tried to get out on the road have become stuck, and are still being rescued by Minnesota National Guards personnel, who were...
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House blast in St Paul
Entercom
November 23, 2018 - 9:38 am
Authorities are on the scene of a house explosion on the east side St. Paul. There are reports of three people hurt in the Friday morning blast on the 600 block of Payne Avenue, across the street from the intercection with Edgerton Avenue. Authorities are all but certain that the house was leveled...
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Stock photo of small plane
Dreamstime
July 29, 2018 - 8:55 am
The weekend's second crash of a small place in the Alexandria area has claimed the life of the pilot. Officials with the Douglas County sheriff's office say the craft apparently hit a REA power pole before going down in La Grande Township about 7:30 Saturday night Emergency crews at the scene say...
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July 08, 2018 - 10:14 am
Folks in southwestern Minnesota are already calling the extremely high water a "100-year flood," and there is a reason for that. Between six and ten inches of rain fell during a short period of time July 3 in an three-county area, hitting hard in the towns of Redwood Falls, Tracy, and Slayton. "...
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Dayton talks storm relief in southwestern Minnesota
Courtesy Josh Malchow, city of Slayton
July 07, 2018 - 8:52 am
Governor Dayton heads back out to southwest Minnesota on Monday to get another first-hand look at flood damage from this month's severe storms. He's scheduled to visit Windom, Jackson, and Blue Earth. Senator Amy Klobuchar toured flooded areas of southwestern Minnesota on Sunday. She visited Tracy...
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