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April 11, 2019
School closings for Thursday, April 11, 2019
The following area schools are closed Thursday, April 11, 2019, due to snow.
April 11, 2019 - 7:16am
March 8, 2019
Infographic: Long hours and many miles driven for Dakota County plow drivers
Record snowfall in February led to high costs for Dakota County and multiple, long shifts for the workers who run the plows. "This is the toughest...
March 8, 2019 - 5:00am
February 21, 2019
Dealing with heavy snowloads on agricultural buildings
Due to the recent heavy snowfall there may be reason to have concern over heavy snow loads on farm buildings. Many buildings still have significant...
February 21, 2019 - 1:55pm
February 20, 2019
Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019
The following area schools are closed Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, due to snow.
February 20, 2019 - 7:13am
February 12, 2019
School closings for Tuesday, Feb. 12
Last updated 6 a.m. Feb. 12, 2019 The following area schools are closed or delayed starts Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 due to snow: Amery School District...
February 12, 2019 - 6:12am
February 4, 2019
UPDATED: Area school closings and late starts for Monday, Feb. 4
Last updated at 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 4. Amery School District -- Closed; Clubhouse closed; no evening activities Cannon Falls ISD #252 -- Delayed...
February 4, 2019 - 8:12am
January 30, 2019
School closings for Thursday Jan. 31, 2019
The following area schools have announced closings for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, due to the cold:
January 30, 2019 - 3:58pm
January 27, 2019
District 196 closing, flexible learning day in Farmington due to snow Jan. 28, 2019
District 196 schools will be closed Monday Jan. 28, 2019, and it will be a flexible learning day for Farmington Public Schools due to weather,...
January 27, 2019 - 10:44pm
November 9, 2018
Snow squall could dump 1-2 inches this morning, Nov. 9., 2018
A snow squall over eastern Dakota County and northwest Pierce County could dump one to two inches of snow Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018, according...
November 9, 2018 - 9:46am
October 8, 2018
Incoming rain prompts flood watch
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch through Wednesday morning, Oct. 10, 2018, across much of eastern Minnesota and western...
October 8, 2018 - 12:36pm
September 21, 2018
Update: State of emergency declared in Cannon Falls after Thursday's storm
The city of Cannon Falls was under a state of emergency Friday after a severe weather system Thursday night caused widespread damage across southern...
September 21, 2018 - 11:38am
September 19, 2018
Thunderstorms, heavy rain expected tonight and Thursday
Severe weather is expected to blow through the region tonight and Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.
September 19, 2018 - 3:06pm
August 28, 2018
Teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow predicted in Upper Midwest this winter
People living in the Upper Midwest, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, can expect teeth-chattering cold and plentiful snow amounts...
August 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
Hot, hot, hot: Heat index Friday could reach 110 degrees
An Excessive Heat Warning has been issued for Friday, June 29, 2018, across parts of southeastern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin.
June 28, 2018 - 3:04pm
June 20, 2018
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
June 20, 2018 - 10:53am