Frozen Pipes

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Frozen Pipes Aren’t Just An Issue For Homeowners, Cities Are Having Trouble, Too

This extreme cold is creating a headache for cities and homeowners alike. Many residents have been surprised to find no water coming from their faucets.

02/27/2014

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2-27-14 PODCASTS: John Hines Fills In For Dave Lee On The Morning News With Dave Lee

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02/27/2014

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City Officials Declare Water Emergency In Hammond

Officials in the southeastern Minnesota town of Hammond said Friday the city has declared a water emergency due to freezing pipes. Hammond is located just north of Rochester, about 90 minutes south and east of Minneapolis.

02/14/2014

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Minn. City Tells Residents To Let Water Run Lest Pipes Freeze

Officials in a northern Minnesota city are telling residents to keep their water running until April if the temperature of the water coming out of the faucet is close to freezing.

02/11/2014

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As Temps Drop, Take Care Of Your Pipes

Within the week, we could see days where the high temp is below zero. The extreme cold snap is not only uncomfortable for us, but it can also do a number on our homes.

01/14/2013

LEICESTERSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 06:  An exterior tap is covered in snow in Newtown Linford on January 6, 2010 in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. The MET Office has put in place severe weather warnings for much of Britain today as heavy snowfall sweeps across southern counties from Scotland and the north of England. It is predicted that the freezing conditions will bring Britain's heaviest snowfall for 23 years with some areas of southern England estimated to receive up to 40cm of snow.  (credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Homeowners: Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

The two coldest days of winter are most likely right around the corner. While the extreme cold is uncomfortable for us, it can also do a number on homeowners’ houses.

01/19/2011

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