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Hudson Family Shaken After Lightning Strikes Home

A Hudson man is shaken, to say the least, after lightning rocked his home last night. Lightning hit the roof, the power went out, and several appliances and electrical outlets were wiped out.

08/23/2015

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Vikings Preseason Game Briefly Evacuated Due To Severe Weather

Minnesota Vikings officials ordered TCF Bank Stadium evacuated due to severe weather during Saturday’s evening preseason game against the Oakland Raiders.

08/22/2015

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Outdoor Sporting Events Brace For Severe Weather

Fans heading to the Minnesota Vikings preseason game at TCF Bank Stadium are being urged to prepare for stormy weather. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch Saturday afternoon for many Minnesota counties — including Hennepin — until 11 p.m.

08/22/2015

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Washington Post To Offended Minnesotans: Get Thicker Skin

The Washington Post has a message for Minnesotans upset that the newspaper called one of its counties the nation’s ugliest: Get thicker skin. Earlier in the week, the paper ranked out counties based on their natural beauty, isolating key factors such as weather, access to lakes and rivers and sun exposure.

08/20/2015

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Old Farmer’s Almanac: This Winter’s Gonna Hurt Like A …

Just when you thought you had gotten over last winter, be warned: The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts it will be super cold with a slew of snow for much of the country, even in places that don’t usually see too much of it, like the Pacific Northwest.

08/18/2015