St. Cloud Regional Airport
Thunderstorms have swept across western and central Minnesota, causing street flooding and wiping out an orchard’s apple crop the day before it was to be picked. The National Weather Service reports 2.7 inches of rain fell at the St. Cloud Regional Airport on Wednesday.
The director of the St. Cloud Regional Airport is welcoming the federal government’s decision to delay the closures of 149 airport control towers nationwide, including two in Minnesota.
The Federal Aviation Administration says it will close two air traffic control towers in Minnesota because of federal budget cuts.
An airplane landed safely at the St. Cloud Regional Airport despite jammed landing gear.