Authorities aren’t sure what caused the explosion that evacuated a Brooklyn Center school, and restricted traffic in the area on Tuesday afternoon.
The flooding has been so bad in Carlton, Minn. that hundreds of residents have been asked to evacuated.
Water receded in Cannon Falls on Friday, and officials were cautiously optimistic the worst was over after heavy rains sent the Cannon River and the Little Cannon River over their banks earlier in the day and prompted a voluntary evacuation of about two dozen homes.
Juan Cortez was about as close as anyone wanted to be. At 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning, the Cub Foods worker was busy moving shopping carts in the store’s parking lot. Suddenly, at the south entrance along West 60th Street, Cortez saw the unthinkable.
Homes are being evacuated in an Edina neighborhood after a natural gas leak Thursday afternoon, according to Edina officials.
(AP & WCCO AM) Gov. Tim Pawlenty said Friday he’ll spend most of the day touring flood damage in Minnesota and talking with local officials. Once he’s done with his WCCO Radio show “Good […]
A baggage claim area at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was partially evacuated, after officials say three unattended bags were found near Carousel 8.