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  • 4 killed in crashes as storm moves over Minnesota
    The Minnesota State Patrol says three people were killed in separate crashes on wet and icy roads on Monday, while the conditions in northern and central Minnesota led to more than 50 accidents on the stretch of I-94 between St. Cloud and Moorhead.December 3, 2013
  • Major winter storm track now includes Twin Cities
    It's "game on" for heavy snow in much of the Upper Midwest as a major winter storm winds up later today through Wednesday. The overnight model runs continue trends highlighted last night: The storm is tracking further south and that brings the Twin Cities metro into the heavier snowfall zone.December 3, 2013
  • Winter storms loom, 2 die in crashes Monday
    As a winter storm descends on the northern half of the state, public safety officials are warning motorists to avoid unnecessary travel and drive slowly if they need to make Tuesday's commute.December 2, 2013
  • Ice hazard warning issued for aerated lakes
    State officials are asking people to be cautious while venturing onto any lakes covered in ice, especially on lakes that have aeration systems.December 2, 2013
  • Expect slick roads during evening commute
    A quick update as weather conditions are changing rapidly in the Twin Cities metro area today -- and this week.December 2, 2013
  • Real winter begins: Snow, cold biting winds
    Dec. 1 marks the beginning of the meteorological winter. Right on cue, Mother Nature looks to deliver a smack of snow and cold that will get your attention this week. Hope you've been preparing. You'll recall that last winter our snow season extended into May.December 2, 2013
  • No emergency call before chopper crashed into Scottish pub
    Officials on Monday removed the wreckage of the helicopter from the roof of The Clutha pub, where it came down Friday night. The civilian pilot, two police officers on board and six other people died.December 2, 2013
  • Snow flies north into Thanksiving
    Thanksgiving travelers in the upper Midwest will have clear sailing this holiday weekend, with one main exception.November 27, 2013
  • Storms upending some holiday travel on East Coast
    The deadly storms barreling into the mid-Atlantic and Northeast have not resulted in many flight delays or cancellations, but forecasters were expecting the weather to worsen throughout the day.November 27, 2013
  • Flying for Thanksgiving? Plan for winter weather delays
    Snow and ice are forecast for the northeast of the country as a deadly storm that started on the West Coast last week gathers steam Tuesday and powers toward the East in time for Thanksgiving.November 26, 2013
  • East coast storm revs up, likely to affect travel
    After dumping heavy rains in Texas and the south Monday, the Thanksgiving week nor'easter makes the turn up the east coast Tuesday and Wednesday.November 26, 2013
  • Headed south for Thanksgiving? Brace for snow
    A storm blamed for at least eight deaths in the West was expected to bring freezing rain and sleet to parts of Texas as it continued making its way through the Southwest before moving east ahead of Thanksgiving.November 25, 2013
  • Winter storm system blamed for 8 deaths moves east
    An already deadly winter storm system is moving toward the the East on Sunday.November 24, 2013
  • Are polluting countries liable for effects of climate change?
    At the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, continuing this week, talks got heated over the recent typhoon disaster in the Philippines.The Daily Circuit, November 21, 2013
  • Less snow, bitter cold on the way
    Taking a look at the weather maps today you'd be forgiven if you thought it was January.November 21, 2013

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