As Metro Cities Declare Water Emergencies, Experts Give Tips For Protecting Lawns And PlantsThis unusually hot weather is creating a large increase in demand for water. The city of Minnetrista has declared a water emergency.
St. Louis County Sheriff's Office Responds To 3 Water Emergency Calls On 4th Of JulyThe St. Louis County Sheriff's Office responded to three water emergency calls on the Fourth of July, officials say.
Sheriff: 2 Men Thrown From Boat On Lake Minnetonka, 1 DiesThe Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says one man is dead after two men were thrown from a boat on Lake Minnetonka Monday morning.
Man Dies, Teen Critically Injured In Separate Water Emergency IncidentsA 14-year-old boy is in the hospital in critical condition and a 58-year-old man is dead after two separate water emergency incidents that occurred in St. Louis County Tuesday.
Man Dies After Falling Out Of Fishing Boat In Lake VermilionA Nebraska man died Wednesday evening when he fell out of a fishing boat into Lake Vermilion in northeast Minnesota. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call a water emergency call around 7:26 p.m. near Cable Bay. According to the sheriff’s office, the 64-year-old man was a passenger in the boat and fell out as it was traveling through Cable Bay.
City Officials Declare Water Emergency In HammondOfficials in the southeastern Minnesota town of Hammond said Friday the city has declared a water emergency due to freezing pipes. Hammond is located just north of Rochester, about 90 minutes south and east of Minneapolis.
2 Skydivers Rescued From Lake SuperiorTwo skydivers had to be rescued after they landed off the shore of Lake Superior Saturday, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office.
Officials: 2 Boaters Go Into Snelling LakeCrews have responded to the scene of a water emergency on Lake Snelling involving two people Friday morning.