Rising River Levels Forcing Road, Trail Closures In Twin Cities “When you start talking about historic bridges and stuff being damaged, you can kind of get an idea that it’s more of a significant event than something we normally see," said NWS Meteorologist Brent Hewett.
BCA IDs 4 Officers Who Fatally Shot Suspected Robber Trying To Flee On RaftThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Wednesday that four law officers fired their guns in a weekend shootout that killed a robbery suspect as he tried to escape in a raft on the Minnesota River near Mankato.
River Watchers Already Wary About 2020 Spring FloodingAfter a year that has seen some of the worst flooding ever in parts of the Midwest, concern is already rising that the spring of 2020 may bring more high water to places that still haven't fully recovered.
Search To Resume For Teen Who Fell Into Minnesota RiverThe search resumes Monday morning for a teenager that officials say fell into the Minnesota River.
Sheriff: Body Recovered From Minnesota River In Belle PlaineThe Scott County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was located and recovered from the Minnesota River Thursday morning.
Search Underway For Missing Boater On Minnesota RiverThe search began Monday morning after an unoccupied, running boat was found near Belle Plaine.
Fort Snelling ‘Bdote’ Signs Lead Some GOP Senators To Threaten Minnesota Historical Society Budget CutsFort Snelling sits at the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers, which the Dakota people called "Bdote.” But visitor signs at the fort using the word "Bdote" have some lawmakers upset.
Minnesota River Flooding Causes Henderson Business DroughtBusinesses in the southern Minnesota town of Henderson are feeling the pinch because flooding is forcing roads to stay closed.
St. Paul, Savage Prepare For Spring Flooding As Rivers RiseAs rivers in Minnesota rise, the cities near those rivers are starting to make noticeable preparations.
Sandbagging & Road Closures As Henderson Battles Spring FloodingThe town of Henderson in southern Minnesota town has around 914 people. Some things never seem to change, like the seasonal flooding.
Minnesota River Flooding Closes Jonathan Carver Parkway Near JordanFlooding of the Minnesota River prompted a highway closure Wednesday near a community southwest of the Twin Cities.
Swift Action Taken In Henderson To Combat FloodwatersThe rising Minnesota River forced the town to adjust its timeline. Floodgates went in 24 hours before city officials thought they'd need it.
Multiple Highways Closed In S. MN Due To FloodingThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says Highway 19, from Henderson to Highway 169, was closed Tuesday afternoon due to flooding by the Minnesota River.
Mosquito Control Crew Saves Woman From Minnesota River In Eden PrairieAuthorities say the crew pulled a person in distress from the river, and the person became combative with rescuers.
Rising Rivers Close More Roads In Southwest MetroMnDOT closed a section of Highway 41 between Highway 169 near Shakopee and Chaska Boulevard.