Reports to the National Weather Service range from 13 inches of snow in Owatonna, to nearly 11 inches near Hayward, and 8.5 inches near Hastings. The Twin Cities largely escaped the storm that started late Wednesday.
The Minnesota State Patrol and tow truck crews are clearing a multi-vehicle crash on the west bound entrance to the Lowry Hill tunnel in downtown Minneapolis Wednesday morning.
The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority has posted a draft Environmental Impact Statement for a new Vikings stadium up on its website, and it refers to the potential usage of ETFE, a polymer made famous as the translucent exterior of the aquatics center built in Beijing for the Olympics.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly close to firing its president and bringing back Flip Saunders.
The new Vikings stadium may feature four themed club seating areas named the Valhalla, Fire, Ice and Vikings clubs.
The U.S. Senate has passed a measure that would help the FAA avoid flight delays caused by staffing furloughs among air traffic controllers. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says the deal is important to Minnesota, especially because of the Delta hub at Minneapolis St. Paul International Aiport.
Scott County officials say the effort to contain the fire following an explosion at a biomass energy plant could run through the weekend.
The latest winter storm to sweep across Minnesota dropped as much as 8 inches of snow in northern parts of the state, and 10 inches in northwest Wisconsin. In the Twin Cities, the totals averaged between 2 and 4 inches.
The National Weather service has posted a winter storm warning from south central to northeast Minnesota Monday tonight, including for the Twin Cities.
Another wintry blast has buried portions of Minnesota under more than a foot and a half of new snow, disrupted travel and closed schools.
Red Wing police say a baby's body was discovered by a laundry service employee washing linens for a Twin Cities hospital.
The House Commerce committee floated a whole handful of trial balloons for fixing the new gambling that's an essential piece of the Vikings stadium funding. Today's ideas ranged from tax relief to giving bonus machines to the best-performing locations in Minnesota.
Authorities in Hennepin and Ramsey counties say they'll have a new tool this summer to alert the public to severe weather.
The people who run Minnesota's largest marathon say they're watching events unfold in Boston with an eye on what it might mean for their race, scheduled for this fall.
The mixed precipitation in the Twin Cities metro area will continue for a while this afternoon before changing over to all rain. As a result, the Winter Weather Advisory for the metro area has been extended until 4 p.m.