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Salvation Army shelters

Salvation Army shelters "crazy busy"

Jan 6, 2014 at 6:06 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Salvation Army's Harbor Light Center in downtown Minneapolis is packed with people seeking refuge from the extreme cold. Read More...

St. Cloud Area Schools Closed Tuesday

St. Cloud Area Schools Closed Tuesday

Jan 6, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Public schools in the St. Cloud area will once again be closed Tuesday due to the extreme cold. Read More...

Audio: Coldest temps since 1996!

Audio: Coldest temps since 1996!

Jan 6, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Forecasters are calling it a "polar vortex," but by any definition, it's just plain cold. Read More...

Deep freeze impacts Minnesota activity

Deep freeze impacts Minnesota activity

Jan 6, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of school districts, businesses and government offices are closed as an arctic blast plunged temperatures to subzero lows not seen in nearly two decades in Minnesota. Read More...

Utilities increase staffing during cold snap

Utilities increase staffing during cold snap

Jan 6, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Utility companies in Minnesota have geared up to handle the increased number of calls due to the subzero cold. Read More...

Two bodies found in car in river

Two bodies found in car in river

Jan 5, 2014 at 1:01 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have recovered two bodies from a car that plunged into the Mississippi River in Winona. Read More...

Deep freeze bites Minnesota

Deep freeze bites Minnesota

Jan 5, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A cold snap that that National Weather Service is calling "historic and dangerous" has arrived in Minnesota. Read More...

Audio: Huge turnout for Lommel benefit

Audio: Huge turnout for Lommel benefit

Jan 5, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Hundreds of friends, family members and total strangers turned out Sunday for a fundraiser for a Minnesota-Duluth college student from St. Cloud who nearly lost her life last month. Read More...

Evacuations in Rogers after explosion

Evacuations in Rogers after explosion

Jan 5, 2014 at 10:10 am

ROGERS, Minn. (AP) — Firefighters are investigating an explosion at an apartment complex in Rogers, a suburb northwest of Minneapolis. Read More...

Coldest weather since 1996

Coldest weather since 1996

Jan 5, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud area will experience its coldest temperatures in some 18 years Sunday night into Monday. Read More...

Too cold for cold weather recreation

Too cold for cold weather recreation

Jan 5, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota venues that cater to cold-weather enthusiasts have decided it is way too cold to stay open. Read More...

County courthouse will reopen

County courthouse will reopen

Jan 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

VIRGINIA, Minn. (AP) — An office at the St. Louis County courthouse will reopen Monday after a suspicious letter caused an evacuation. Read More...

Dibble writes letter to Vikings owner

Dibble writes letter to Vikings owner

Jan 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State Senator Scott Dibble has written to the Minnesota Vikings owner, urging him to thoroughly review accusations by former punter Chris Kluwe that a special teams coordinator made anti-gay comments. Read More...

3rd person dies after Minneapolis apartment explosion

3rd person dies after Minneapolis apartment explosion

Jan 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

A third person injured in Minneapolis apartment building explosion has died, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office. Read More...

Too cold even for Minnesota cold-weather recreation

Too cold even for Minnesota cold-weather recreation

Jan 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

Minnesota venues that cater to cold-weather enthusiasts have decided it is way too cold to stay open. Read More...

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