Roof Collapse

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Heavy Rain Causes School Roof To Collapse In Morris

Officials said an elementary school in western Minnesota suffered major damage Friday when heavy rain caused it to collapse. The roof at St. Mary’s School, part of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Morris, collapsed late Friday night after heavy rain came through the area.


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Snow Causes Roof Collapse At Ramsey Business

The accumulation of heavy snow may have caused the roof of a Ramsey business to collapse early Friday afternoon. According to an employee, workers saw the roof of Pro Power Sports begin to sag, and then they heard rivets pop. All employees were able to escape the building before the roof collapsed, trapping trucks, snowmobiles and other products and equipment.


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Metrodome Roof Rises Again

One of the last scars of our brutal winter is finally gone. The Metrodome roof is back up.


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Metrodome Roof May Be Inflated Soon

The Minneapolis skyline should look like it’s old self once again this week, once crews finish work to re-inflate the torn Metrodome roof.


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Metrodome Roof Repair To Be Complete August 1

Repair on the Metrodome roof is moving right along with an expected completion date just announced.


The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome is shown with a collapsed roof on December 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (credit: Tom Dahlin/Getty Images)

29-Year-Old Metrodome About To Get New Roof

The real work of replacing the Metrodome’s damaged roof has begun.


There was a fire at the Cedar Food and Grill in South Minneapolis on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Roof Collapses In South Mpls. Grocery Store Fire

Firefighters were still working to put out a fire at a small grocery store and deli in South Minneapolis as dawn broke, hours after the blaze began.


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Snow-Damaged Metrodome Roof Will Be Replaced

The landlords of the Metrodome voted unanimously Thursday to replace the snow-damaged roof of the venerable stadium, opting for a more time-consuming fix that could disrupt the Minnesota Vikings preseason schedule.


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Dome Roof: To Repair Or To Replace?

The commission that oversees the Metrodome is getting ready to decide whether to replace its damaged roof entirely or just replace torn parts of it.


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Collapsed Roof Doesn’t Crumble Congregation’s Faith

Two days after the roof collapsed at Heritage Lutheran Church, the congregation held Sunday service in the parking lot.


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Church Roof Collapses In Apple Valley

A church in Apple Valley is facing a major cleanup after the roof on its gymnasium collapsed overnight.


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No One Hurt After Roof Collapses At Hardware Store

Part of the roof at a hardware store in Glenwood, Minn. collapsed Tuesday afternoon, according to the Pope County Sheriff’s Office.


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Man Dies Clearing Snow Off Shed Roof

A man died after falling through the roof of his shed while trying to clear snow off it in rural Little Falls, Minn.


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Smaller Crowds, Same Big Team Spirit At TwinsFest

They were supposed to have TwinsFest at the Metrodome, but because of the roof collapse the Twins had to downsize a bit and move everything to the National Sports Center in Blaine.


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Chairman Says ‘This Is The Year’ For New Vikes Stadium

There’s a six month deadline for fixing the Metrodome roof, but as of right now, there is still no estimate on how much it will cost.




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