Extremely Icy Conditions In Central/Northern MN Result In Crashes, School ClosingsExtremely icy conditions in the northern region of Minnesota has resulted in numerous crashes and many school closings Monday morning.
Public Works Departments Race To Clear Slush Before Temps DropIn many cities, crews are working 12-hour shifts, focusing on clearing slush and standing water.
State Patrol: 5-Year-Old Girl Dead In Scott County CrashLight snow and freezing drizzle have left roads slick in much of Minnesota and are being blamed for several accidents.
2 Dead, 1 Injured In Fiery Winona County CrashTwo people have died and a third person has been injured in a fiery crash on an icy highway in Winona County.
State Patrol: 300+ Crashes, 100+ Spinouts MondayTraffic was slow going Monday afternoon in many parts of the metro due to snow and icy conditions. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, there were more than 300 crashes statewide since 9 a.m., and more than 100 vehicle spinouts and cars in ditches. Shelly Walstrom ended up off the road on Highway 36 near Rice Street in Roseville. She says she waited an hour for help.
Man Injured On I-94 After Pulling Over To Check On A Minor CrashA 50-year-old Oakdale man was seriously injured Saturday morning after pulling over to check on the drivers from a minor crash, the Minnesota State Patrol says, as icy conditions played a role.
State Patrol: 367 Reported Crashes Sunday The rain and snow mixed together is causing problems on area roads. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says icy conditions are making travel particularly difficult in southern Minnesota.
Patrol Re-Opens I-94 Between Alexandria, Fergus FallsExtremely icy conditions had closed a significant section of westbound Interstate 94 Friday night in northwestern Minnesota, the State Patrol said.
Winter Driving Tips For MinnesotaIn Minnesota, winter driving conditions can go from perfect to hazardous in a matter of minutes. Cold temperatures combined with ice and snow can make for difficult and dangerous commutes, so make sure you are prepared when the winter weather arrives this year. Here are a few driving tips to help you prepare for the cold and snowy months ahead.
Freezing Rain, Drizzle Turning To SnowFreezing rain is expected to move across the Twin Cities this morning and afternoon.
Weather Blog: Round Two ComingRound one of the weather double-header left the Twin Cities quite soggy with heavy snow west and north. Round two is a stronger storm that will follow a similar path.