Minnesotans Clean Up After Groundhog Day BlizzardTuesday's heavy snow fall caused the drive to and from work and school to take a lot longer than normal. Even with the slower driving, there were many accidents. The Minnesota State Patrol says at least 475 vehicles wound up in the ditch. Nearly 563 others were involved in a crash, and more than 50 people were hurt.
More Cars Towed In 2nd Day Of Snow EmergencyThe cars are still arriving at impound lots as the latest snow emergency draws to its close in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Minneapolis reported that 641 vehicles were towed during day two of the three-day snow emergency.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Tow 1,300+ Vehicles In Snow EmergencyHundreds of Twin Cities drivers are ending the year with a little less money in their pockets. Minneapolis officials say 670 vehicles were towed in Minneapolis alone after Tuesday night's snow emergency, while St. Paul towed over 700. Minneapolis and St. Paul combined issued thousands of parking citations.
Snow Emergencies Lead To Hundreds Of Towed Cars In Minneapolis, St. PaulTow truck drivers are still picking up cars parked on unplowed streets and dragging them to the Minneapolis impound lot. It's been like that for nearly three days, ever since the city imposed a snow emergency, which is designed to get cars off the streets to allow plows to get rid of all the snow.
St. Paul Declares State Of Emergency, Evacuates Impound LotSeveral pumps are keeping St. Paul's floodwaters at bay. The ever-widening Mississippi River is attracting curious spectators like Barb Stahowiak. "I'd walk here almost every day during the fall flood, I think it was 2010, and it did not rise like this, not at all," Stahowiak said.
Snow Emergencies Lead To Busy Impound LotsSeveral residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul woke up Thursday with a big headache on their hands after their car got towed. Snow emergencies went into effect Wednesday night after our first winter storm dumped several inches of snow across much of the Twin Cities.
Man Charged With 2nd Murder, Hiding Body In Car TrunkA man accused of killing a St. Paul woman and putting her body in the trunk of a car now faces charges in another murder case. Eighteen-year-old Brittany Clardy was found in a car hidden under blankets at an impound lot in Columbia Heights last February.
ME: Woman Found In Trunk Of Car Died From 'Unspecified' HomicideThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner says the 24-year-old Georgia woman found dead in a trunk last month died as a result of "homicide by unspecified means." The medical examiner confirmed the body was that of Klaressa Lorayne Cook, of Gaynesville, Ga.
Police: 2nd Woman's Body Found In Car, Same SuspectA man, previously indicted for murdering a St. Paul teen and stashing her body in the trunk of a car, is now a suspect in a similar murder of a 24-year-old woman, according to police.
Palmer Indicted For 1st-Degree Murder of St. Paul WomanAn Anoka County grand jury indicted a 23-year-old man for the first-degree murder of a St. Paul woman who was found in a Columbia Heights impound lot in February.
Snow Emergencies Mean Busy Lines At Impound LotsA lot of Twin Cities communities are under snow emergencies Wednesday morning, including Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Friends Mourn Teen Found Dead In Impound LotThe search for a St. Paul teenager missing for more than a week came to a tragic end.