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Scores Of Minnesota Schools Cancel Classes

Treacherous driving conditions have led scores of schools and school districts to cancel classes for the day across the southern half of Minnesota.


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Fresh Dose Of Snow Moves Into MN, Storm Slams Midwest

Winter is nowhere near finished with Minnesota yet, and a new round of snow landed in the state just in time to make the morning commute another one for the aspirin files.


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597 Crashes After MN Snowstorm; Numerous Snow Emergencies

Up until this week, many of you have not dealt with snow and ice on the roads. Saturday night’s snow storm has left much of Minnesota covered in white — which is affecting flights, travel conditions and visibility.


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U.S. Students Survive 9 Days In New Zealand Blizzard

Two U.S. students trapped in the New Zealand wilderness by a snowstorm trekked back out to safety after surviving their nine-day ordeal by rationing their meager supplies of trail mix and warming themselves in hot springs.


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Giant Puffer Snow Sculpture Attracts Attention

A New Brighton neighborhood is now home to a new attraction made strictly out of this week’s snowfall, and people are driving from all over to catch a glimpse.


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Brainerd Residents Prepare For Snow

Brainerd is on track to get the most snow, so the city’s residents ran some last-minute errands Tuesday night.


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Minn. Braces For Leap Year Day Snowstorm

Beware the ides of just-before-March. A snow storm that dumped nearly a foot of snow on parts of northern Minnesota could be just a taste of what’s ahead this week.


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2 Storms Could Bring Belated Winter Wonderland

Minnesota has managed to dodge a white, fluffy bullet for most of the winter thus far. But the state’s dry fortune looks to change over the next five days.


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20th Anniversary Of Halloween Blizzard Nears

A storm that hit Minnesota 20 years ago this weekend is in the record books as one of the state’s most significant weather events.


Angela and Desiree Lorenz were killed along with their mother Melissa when their SUV crossed into oncoming traffic on Highway 27 just west of Little Falls. (credit: Family Photo)

Funeral Set For Mom, 2 Kids Killed In Minn. Crash

A funeral is set for a woman and her two young daughters killed in a crash during a winter storm in central Minnesota.


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Fire Official: Push Vehicles Out Of Snow Piles, Avoid Fire

The St. Paul Fire Marshall blames dozens of car fires on the snowstorm this weekend and last December. Apparently, it all has to do with the way you try to get your vehicle out of those snow piles.


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Snowy Déjà Vu For Minnesota Drivers

The snowstorm caused some rough travel conditions across the metro. The plows are working around the clock to clear the streets but there are still snow covered roads around the Twin Cities.


Pedestrians navigate through the Loop during a snowstorm Feb. 1, 2011 in Chicago, Ill. Chicago is under a blizzard warning for Wednesday as forecasters predict up to 20 inches of snow will fall on the city coupled with wind gusts of up to 60 mph (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ice, Snow Wreak Havoc Across Eastern U.S.

Layers of dangerous ice and blowing snow closed roads and airports from Texas to Rhode Island on Tuesday as a monster storm began bearing down on the nation and those in its frigid path started to believe it would live up to its hype.


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Weather Blog: Chilly New Year

The winter storm that brought sleet, snow and strong winds to Minnesota and western Wisconsin is slowly pulling away.


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Blizzard Causes Headaches In Dakotas, Minn.

Severe winds and heavy snowfall have blanketed the Dakotas and Minnesota, causing a massive pileup on Interstate 94 and shutting down buildings and roads just before New Year’s.





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