An Anoka man who climbed atop a north Minneapolis home after fleeing law enforcement was charged Friday with multiple crimes. The Hennepin County Attorney’s office says Richard Dean Podvin, 37, is charged with two counts of fifth-degree drug possession, one count of first-degree burglary, one count of a prohibited person in possession of a gun and one count of fleeing police in a motor vehicle.
A Twin Cities couple calls their experience with an insurance company a lesson that all homeowners should learn. David Hettlinger and his wife are still trying to recover from a storm two summers ago.
Thursday’s violent storms in Red Wing, Minn. were over in just a blink of an eye, but the damage was lasting. Scattered yellow insulation covered the trees and corn stubble in the southwestern Minnesota town. “It just happened so fast,” Sally Lemmerhirt of Red Wing, Minn. said.
The 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
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.
At Target Field or the Xcel Energy Center, Jim Cunningham is always in on the action. He’s been with the Wild since they began and the Twins even longer — 18 years — as a Game Host, entertaining fans and leading contest giveaways.
It’s another milestone in the demolition of the Metrodome. On Sunday, the cables that supported the facility’s famous roof were severed as construction crews set off about a dozen explosive charges.
Don from St. Anthony has four foot snow drifts on his roof, so he asked: Can too much snow cause a roof to collapse?
Move over, Florida. New numbers show that Minnesota could finish first when it comes to disaster insurance claims. Last year, Minnesota generated nearly $800 million in claims, and that’s only through the third quarter. If you’re wondering why your premium is going through the roof, you can blame what’s falling on your roof. Hail from storms on Aug. 6 damaged roofs, windows and siding all over the south metro.
WCCO-TV’s downtown Minneapolis location will now feature one of the city’s most unique rooftop spaces with a highly visible exclamation point provided by a new landmark that is reminiscent of a local icon that was destroyed in a Thanksgiving Day fire 31 years ago.
Two workers were trapped inside the old Dodge Center Maintenance Building when the roof collapsed Tuesday afternoon.
You could think of Union’s rooftop as the Maserati convertible of restaurants.
March will likely go down as the warmest on record in more than 100 years. That’s also bringing record years for all sorts of businesses, too.
It was a year ago when the unthinkable happened — the weight of several inches of snow toppled the roof of the Metrodome.
The Vikings final pre-season game is Thursday night and that’s kicking off a lot of talk about a new stadium.
The Vikings made their Minnesota debut at the newly renovated Metrodome Saturday night, when they lost 23-17 to the Dallas Cowboys.
Thousands of Minnesota sports fans have added an unusual specimen to their memorabilia collections.
The Metrodome will be back in business this weekend and the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission is hosting an open house to celebrate.
Police in Minneapolis said a man who broke into a business last week, fell off a roof and broke his pelvis.
Work on replacing the roof that collapsed at the Metrodome in Minneapolis last winter is about 80 percent complete.
One family in North Minneapolis is living under a tarp after Sunday’s deadly tornado ripped half the roof off their home.
The Metrodome’s new fabric roof has arrived and replacing the torn roof will begin on Friday.
When the snow fell in mid-December, the Metrodome roof came down. When the snow fell this weekend, the Metrodome heat went up.
There aren’t enough contractors in the state to deal with the ice dam problems that will hit Minnesotans this weekend.
With a shovel in hand, Jose Salazar has all he can handle, scraping and heaving away three feet of drifted snow from an Eagan rooftop. He’s supervising one of 10 crews that Sela Roofing has working all around the Twin Cities, dealing with heavy snow and ice dams.