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September 3, 2018
Weekend storms bring power outages, damaged houses across lakes area
Nearly 1,000 power outages plagued the lakes area Friday, Aug. 31, as storms with severe wind and hail knocked down trees and damaged houses....
September 3, 2018 - 5:00am
July 5, 2018
Dayton declares weather emergencies in 36 counties; to visit southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has declared emergencies in three dozen counties and the Red Lake reservation after a series of storms starting...
July 5, 2018 - 9:47pm
July 3, 2018
Storms in forecast for Fourth
When it comes to Fourth of July celebrations this year, it's boom or bust for the Brainerd lakes area. Throughout Wednesday, July 4, scores of...
July 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
June 18, 2018
Minnesota man among 2 who died in northwest Wisconsin storms
DULUTH, Minn.—A man was found dead near his submerged pickup truck south of Ashland on Monday and a man from Minnesota died after a tree...
June 18, 2018 - 7:40pm
June 16, 2018
Heavy rainfall may dominate weekend
Multiple rounds of strong to severe storms are possible through the weekend with large hail, damaging wind and heavy rainfall that could lead...
June 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 5, 2018
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
The worst is probably still yet to come. A free presentation about climate change by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at Central...
April 5, 2018 - 3:13pm
November 12, 2017
Duluth beach cleanup thwarted by snow: Lakewalk back to busy but still riddled with refuse
DULUTH — Friday night's newfallen snow put a damper on beach cleanup efforts along Duluth's waterfront Sunday, Nov. 12, but volunteers...
November 12, 2017 - 4:52pm
October 27, 2017
Video: Massive Lake Superior waves damage Duluth's lakeside walkways
DULUTH, Minn. -- The city of Duluth has closed a Lake Superior beach and portions of the popular beachside walkway until further notice due to...
October 27, 2017 - 3:29pm
June 12, 2017
Strong start to growing season tempered by weekend storms, cloudy forecasts
CRYSTAL, N.D. — The potato crop at Lyle Shephard's farm near Crystal was looking good. So good, in fact, that he took a picture of the...
June 12, 2017 - 8:06pm
May 1, 2017
Tornadoes, storms kill 11 in southern U.S.
Tornadoes ripped through an East Texas county on Saturday evening, killing at least four people and injuring dozens, while high winds, falling...
May 1, 2017 - 8:02am
December 28, 2016
Top 10: No. 2 - Storms again rock the Brainerd lakes area
After a supercell thunderstorm rocked the Brainerd lakes area in July of 2015, residents were probably hoping for a less eventful summer in 2016. Mother Nature, it turns out, had other plans. Kicking things off in June was a line of powerful thunderstorms, followed by a tornado. The...
December 28, 2016 - 12:14pm
November 18, 2016
Tech Savvy: Weather on the web
By now Minnesota will have already experienced its first nasty winter storm, which at the time of this writing was projected to dump several...
November 18, 2016 - 7:28pm
October 4, 2016
Aitkin County receives about $230K in state aid for storm damage
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday authorized up to an estimated $3,291,585 in state disaster relief money for Aitkin, Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Lake, and St. Louis Counties, and for the Bois Forte, Fond du Lac, and Leech Lake Tribal Communities. Aitkin County incurred $304,300...
October 4, 2016 - 8:30pm
August 19, 2016
MnDOT urges caution in Cass, Aitkin counties during storm debris cleanup
Motorists traveling in Cass and Aitkin counties in Central Minnesota must use caution while navigating segments of road where tree debris near roadways is creating hazardous driving conditions, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said in a news release. While all driving lanes...
August 19, 2016 - 6:30pm
August 17, 2016
Emergency funds available for public, private voluntary agencies
United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties has been awarded federal funds from the Department of Homeland Security under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. United Way has been chosen to receive $7,089 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in...
August 17, 2016 - 6:32pm