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January 24, 2018
​ST. PAUL — With the Big Game in Minneapolis this year, an estimated one million people will come to the Twin Cities for the event and the activities in the days prior to the game. The …

November 4, 2016
State officials are asking homeowners in seven Minnesota counties to report any damage to their home from a September 21-22 severe storm and flooding event. …

October 3, 2016
​ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Homeland Security and Emergency Management division (DPS-HSEM) has requested the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to …

April 11, 2016
​ST. PAUL — A cool spring has blanketed much of Minnesota, but a change in weather and the storms that typically come with it are on the way. … Tornadoes have occurred in Minnesota from …

November 9, 2015
ST. PAUL — The National Weather Service is forecasting a storm this week that is expected to bring heavy rain, wind and even snow to parts of Minnesota.  It’s a reminder that winter is …

September 15, 2015
ST. PAUL — Governor Mark Dayton today approved a request for state assistance from Pennington County following a severe thunderstorm August 12. … Under Minnesota law, the state provides …

August 19, 2015
3 counties will receive state disaster assistance following severe storms in July … ​ST. PAUL — Governor Mark Datyon today approved a request for state disaster assistance from Cass, Crow …

August 5, 2015
ST. PAUL — Martin County will receive state disaster assistance following severe thunderstorms and high winds on June 22. Preliminary damage assessments showed more than $59,800 in …

June 10, 2015
​ST PAUL — The State Emergency Operations Center remains activated and ready to assist for any needs relating to the state’s response to avian influenza. The Joint Information Center …

June 5, 2015
ST PAUL — The State Emergency Operations Center remains activated and ready to assist for any needs relating to the state’s response to avian influenza. The Joint Information Center …