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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 …

June 4, 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 …