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Two men from a hovercraft company in Minnesota use hovercraft to drag three deer stuck on bare, slippery ice to safety. Watch the video above or click here....

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 4:13pm

Anyone eager to get out cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling will find an abundance of opportunities at many Minnesota state parks and trails, thanks to this week’s heavy snowfall. "The recent heavy snowfall and the forecast for sustained cold temperatures offers prospects of substan...

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 3:22pm

Early rising area residents were greeted this cold winter morning by a day brightener - 'Sun Dogs' or 'Sun Ghosts'. Wikipedia says: "Sundogs may appear as a colored patch of light to the left or right of the sun, 22° distant and at the same distance above the horizon as the sun, and in ice halos. T...

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 2:40pm

Burnsville - With the sudden onset of winter, homeowners can expect to have their roofs covered with snow throughout the long, bitter season. Along with the fresh blanket of snow comes the risk of ice dams. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) offers advice to homeowners on how...

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:53am

BRAINERD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT #181 - BRAINERD,MN Late Start-2 Hours Thursday - NO AM PRESCHOOL BUG-O-NAY-GE-SHIG SCHOOL - CASS LAKE,MN Closed Thursday - CASS LAKE-BENA PUBLIC SCHOOLS #115 - CASS LAKE,MN Late Start-2 Hours Thursday - CROSBY-IRONTON SCHOOL DIST. #182 - CROSBY,MN Late Start-2 Hours T...

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 12:39pm

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - AccuWeather.com reports a storm may evolve into an all-out blizzard, unleashing heavy snow, high winds and reducing visibility across the northern tier of the U.S. Treacherous travel conditions and dangerous cold are expected across the Rockies, northern Plains an...

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:36am

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - AccuWeather.com reports a storm currently producing flooding rains and heavy snow in the Pacific Northwest will eject into the Plains early this week allowing arctic air to spill southward from Canada. Temperatures by Wednesday and Thursday won't rise above zero i...

Mon, 12/02/2013 - 11:34am

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - AccuWeather.com reports a storm that may evolve into an all-out blizzard will deliver snow, slippery roads, increasing wind and reduced visibility will create treacherous travel conditions and dangerous cold across the Rockies and Northern states through midweek. ...

Mon, 12/02/2013 - 11:29am

North Dakota retired engineer George Loegering has found a rare spinning disk of ice in the Sheyenne River, a weather phenomenon experts say likely was caused by cold, dense air, and an eddy in the river. Watch the video above or ...

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 5:54pm

Tuesday...Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Highs 14 to 19. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent. Tuesday night...Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 2 to 7. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Highs 18 to 23. Northeast winds around 5 mph becom...

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 4:58pm