Suspicious Bag Prompts Partial Evacuation Of MSP AirportA suspicious bag that tested positive for explosive material prompted a partial evacuation of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport early Thursday morning, according to an airport official.
Scene Cleared At MSP Terminal 1 After EvacuationPart of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport’s Terminal 1 was evacuated Saturday afternoon after a suspicious bag was found by airport officials.
Iowa Hotel Evacuated Because Of Gas, 13 People TreatedThirteen people have been treated after inhaling gas at a hotel in northern Iowa. Mason City firefighters were sent to a Holiday Inn Express a little before 11:45 a.m. Sunday.
Courthouse In Chaska Evacuated After Bomb ThreatAuthorities said the Carver County Courthouse was evacuated Thursday morning following a bomb threat. Sources in the Carver County Sheriff's office say they received a handful of phone calls about a bomb threat on the courthouse before 7:00 a.m.
12 St. Paul Buildings Evacuated After Gas LeakPeople in St. Paul are thankful a potentially dangerous situation ended without injuries. A contractor hit a two-inch gas line Monday afternoon, near Warwick Street and Randolph Avenue.
Bomb Threat At Fairview Southdale HospitalFairview Southdale Hospital received a bomb threat Wednesday evening, but no one was evacuated.
University Building Evacuated Due To Propane SmellThe smell of propane caused officials to evacuate a University of Minnesota building where a student was injured in a science lab explosion last week. University spokeswoman Julie Christensen says someone in Smith Hall smelled propane Wednesday morning, pulled the fire alarm and called 911.
Blakeley Township Evacuated In Anticipation Of StormsThe small community of Blakeley Township was evacuated Thursday in anticipation of the storms. Last week's heavy downpour caused mudslides and compromised roads there, cutting off access to get in and out of town.
Mudslide Causes Evacuation, Road Closures In Mpls. A mudslide in Minneapolis caused evacuations and road closures Thursday evening. Deputy Chief Todd White from the Minneapolis Fire Department says the mudslide was first reported at about 7:15 p.m., and occurred on the West Bank of the University of Minnesota campus.
CO Scare Leads To Mpls. Apartment EvacuationA south Minneapolis apartment building was evacuated Thursday night due to elevated carbon monoxide levels. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, 12 – 20 people were evacuated from the four-story building at 4400 Upton Ave. S.
Update: Forest Lake Walmart Reopened After EvacuationThe Walmart in Forest Lake has been voluntarily evacuated Sunday afternoon due to a potentially dangerous snow load on the roof, according to the police. Police say the evacuation was prompted after an employee noticed what looked like a bend in the roof truss
Hollowed-Out Grenade Prompts Evacuation Of St. Paul SchoolA St. Paul community school was evacuated Friday morning after a hallowed-out grenade was found in a student's backpack, according to district officials. Police were called to Heights Community School on the city's east side just after 11 a.m. Heights is part of the St. Paul Public School district, and serves students from prekindergarten through fifth grade.