Minnesotans Battle, Embrace Extreme HeatFor many, the challenge of Friday in Minnesota was finding ways to keep cool in the extreme heat.
As Heat Wave Settles In, Tips To Stay Cool & Save MoneyWith an excessive heat warning out, you may want to take it easy being active outdoors.
Heat Index Could Exceed 100 Degrees Monday In Western MinnesotaIf you're going to be outside Monday afternoon, be warned that it's going to be extremely hot in parts of Minnesota.
How Firefighters Keep Cool Working In Extreme HeatFor firefighters with the St. Paul Fire Department, putting on an 80-pound firefighting suit is just part of the day-to-day job. But on a hot and steamy day like Wednesday, the extra load creates an extra challenge.
Minnesotans Encouraged To Keep Cool Amid Heat WarningResidents in more than 50 Minnesota counties are encouraged to keep cool and drink plenty of fluids if they’re outside Thursday afternoon, when heat indexes are expected to soar to 115 degrees.
Canterbury Park Cancels Thursday Racing Due To Extreme HeatOfficials at Canterbury Park said live racing set for Thursday night has been canceled due to the expected extreme heat.
Metro Firefighters Battle Heat Exhaustion While Fighting BlazesFirefighters from several metro stations have reason to be exhausted Sunday night. They battled extreme heat in two house fires Saturday in Minneapolis, and six were treated for heat exhaustion after a motel fire in Lakeville on Sunday.
Firefighters Battle Extreme Heat In 2 Minneapolis House FiresSaturday's hot weather took a toll on fire crews in Minneapolis. Firefighters with the Minneapolis Fire Department took extra caution while battling a duplex fire on the 3200 block of Colfax Ave S. at about 3:15 p.m.
Gophers Gear Up For Football Season Opener On Thursday, the Gopher football team tries to start the season right at TCF Bank Stadium against UNLV. The heat is on for the program, and this time literally. The extreme heat means more players will play in game one. The Rebels took the favored Gophers to three overtimes in last year’s opener.
Fairgoers Cope With Record-Setting HeatExtreme heat is the most dangerous type of weather, causing more fatalities than flooding, lightning, hurricanes and tornadoes combined. Appropriately, fairgoers are taking Monday's temperatures seriously while still having fun. On a second day of record-breaking heat and oppressive humidity, fairgoers arrived with water in hand and armed with a plan to stay cool. For members of the Jefferson High School marching band, beating the heat began days in advance when musicians began getting used to consuming lots of water.
Insomnia To Costly Energy Bills: The Struggles Of Extreme HeatIt's the summer of the heat wave, and that means struggle for many.