Flooding Causes State Of Emergency In St. PaulSt. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman declared a state of emergency Tuesday as the Mississippi River continues to rise there and create flooding issues. It's the same situation in Ramsey County, and Harriet Island is under water.
National Guard Sends Help To Southern Minn.The Minnesota National Guard is sending 20 soldiers to Henderson, Minn. to assist with flood response. Henderson is among the towns in southern Minnesota that suffered damage due to torrential rains that plagued the state over the last week. The soldiers will provide assistance by watching over flowage channels, levee watch and lift stations.
Dayton Issues Order To Help Stranded Motorists Gov. Mark Dayton has issued an emergency order to help stranded motorists caught in Minnesota's cold wave.
Dayton Declares State Of Emergency In 26 CountiesGov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 26 counties after storms and flash flooding last month. The executive order will allow the state to call for federal disaster assistance in the areas hit hardest by storms.
Dayton Declares State Of Emergency For 16 CountiesGov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 16 counties because of extensive damage from the July 1 storms.
State Of Emergency Declared In MarshallMarshall Mayor Bob Byrnes said Saturday that the city of Marshall has declared a state of emergency after severe weather that swept through the area Friday afternoon.
Wis. Gov. Declares Emergency Ahead Of StormGov. Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency across southern Wisconsin ahead of a major snow storm.