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July 22, 2016
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
DULUTH — Utility crews made steady progress Friday in restoring electricity to tens of thousands of Northland homes and businesses left without power after severe storms swept across the region on Thursday. But thousands of other people still were immersed in an unplanned move off...
July 22, 2016 - 9:30pm
July 21, 2016
Storms leave trail of damage in northern Minnesota
Severe thunderstorms roared through northern Minnesota and Wisconsin early Thursday, downing trees and power lines across the region. As of 10 a.m., more than 70,000 customers were without power. The Duluth Fire Department advised no travel in the city of Duluth until later in the...
July 21, 2016 - 9:10pm
June 15, 2016
Light up the night
Lightning flashes during the severe thunderstorm that clipped Worthington early Wednesday.
June 15, 2016 - 9:18pm
June 10, 2016
Como Zoo has a new little lamb
ST. PAUL— Patrons of the Como Zoo are oohing and ahhing over the zoo’s latest baby Dall, and no, that’s not a misspelling. The little lamb, a Dall sheep (pronounced doll), was born Saturday to her proud parents Storm and Thunder, according to Matt Reinartz, a spokesman for the...
June 10, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 23, 2016
Nate Russell of rural Bigelow was on his way to baseball practice at around 5 p.m. Monday when he captured this image of a funnel cloud extending...
May 23, 2016 - 9:32pm
February 8, 2016
Storm snarls East Coast travel: Winter weather pounds southern New England
BOSTON — A winter storm was expected to bring more than a foot of snow and howling winds to parts of southern New England Monday, closing schools...
February 8, 2016 - 3:51pm
November 30, 2015
WORTHINGTON — At 7:30 a.m. Monday, The Weather Channel’s Mike Seidel stood on a downtown Worthington street corner, broadcasting live about...
November 30, 2015 - 8:15pm
August 6, 2015
Klobuchar talks storm response with resort owners
NISSWA — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., met with a roundtable of Brainerd-area resort executives Thursday to hear how they were battling...
August 6, 2015 - 8:52pm
August 5, 2015
‘Mother Nature’s been kind of tough on us’
WORTHINGTON — With one week to go before the start of the 2015 Nobles County Fair, it appears that repairs to the roof of Olson Arena will not be completed in time. High winds ripped a large portion of the roof from the arena during a June storm and also caused shifting of the...
August 5, 2015 - 10:26am
July 26, 2015
Sunday morning downpour
A short video of the rainstorm that rolled through Worthington early Sunday morning.
July 26, 2015 - 1:21pm
July 20, 2015
Trees fall, but costs rise for some
BRAINERD -- There's plenty of work for tree removal services in the Brainerd lakes area after the severe storm of July 12. So much work that it has brought an influx of trucks and trailers from non-local tree removal companies, which have spent the past week working in the area....
July 20, 2015 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2015
Structural damage from storm scattered across town
WORTHINGTON — Sheryle Turner and her husband were sleeping in the TNT Fireworks tent in the Wal-Mart parking lot when the storm blew in early Monday morning. Some advance warning prepared them for what was ahead — but their business was in shambles by the time the storm passed. “We...
June 22, 2015 - 10:27pm
Gone with the wind: Storm packs wallop with 74-mph gusts through city
WORTHINGTON — Wind gusts clocked in excess of 70 miles per hour caused extensive damage to several buildings in Worthington Monday morning,...
June 22, 2015 - 10:25pm
May 17, 2015
Tornadoes cause damage as storm moves from west to east across central Minnesota
BENSON — A spring storm system left its mark across central Minnesota Saturday night. The worst of the storms blew in from the South Dakota border and made its way across the state from the west to the east with tornadoes and heavy winds damaging buildings and blowing over trees...
May 17, 2015 - 8:13pm
November 10, 2014
Early winter storm dumps several inches of snow on Minnesota
An early blast of winter in the Upper Midwest unloaded several inches of snow across a wide swath of Minnesota and Wisconsin Monday, causing...
November 10, 2014 - 8:50pm