Warm Up

After Deep Freeze, Minnesotans Will Get A Taste Of SpringAfter a week of arctic chills, warm air will wash over Minnesota and snow will be melting by the weekend.
Mpls. Public Works Dept. Braces For Spring FloodingAs we move towards spring, the upcoming melt poses a flooding risk where you wouldn't expect it. Alleys and intersections in Minneapolis could be the trouble spots if there's a rapid warm up. Fifty-seven inches of snow and ice cover most of the city's 50,000 storm drains, leaving nowhere for the water to go.
Curiocity: Mike's Mix — The Warm UpEvery Friday, Mike Augustyniak picks up a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. Throughout February, Mike’s learning some cocktail recipes from Nicollet Island Inn’s bartender Troy Jurgens. This week’s selection will keep you sheltered from this latest winter storm.
Minnesotans Embrace Respite From Frigid Winter Weather When you’ve been through 45 days at or below zero, anything above freezing feels incredible. Temperatures peaked at 44 degrees Tuesday afternoon and the Twin Cities reached the warmest it’s been since Dec. 28.
Warm-Up Brings Busy Day For Ice Dam Removal Business Many homeowners were happy to see warmer weather Tuesday, but they weren’t so happy to see what comes with it – ice dams.
Top Gardening Tip To Begin 2013People are just itching to get outside as this cold snap continues to linger, gardeners especially.
Winter's Woes Suddenly Seem To Melt Away If you’ve spent time outside recently, you can clearly see a whimpering winter in retreat, but before winter officially leaves, it’s leaving behind plenty of water-pocked pavement.
Thaw Feels Nice, But Ice Dams Come With ItFor the first time in a long time we got some warmer temps Friday. It was enough to get folks back outdoors without all the heavy gear, but this weekend's warmer weather could create headaches too.