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Walz declares emergency, calls National Guard to help stranded motorists

Apr 12, 2019 12:34PM ● By Editor


Storm Damage in Worthington MN.  Photo:  MPR


From Minnesota Public Radio News - April 12, 2019

Blizzard conditions that have made travel treacherous and closed interstates and schools throughout the state were expected to wind down leaving unseasonably cold temperatures through the weekend. 

Strong winds and additional snow were expected to create blizzard conditions from eastern South Dakota into southeastern North Dakota and western Minnesota Friday before the powerful storm system moves north to Canada and weakens.


To read more on the storm and related reporting, follow this link to the MPR news website. https://live.mprnews.org/Event/Severe_weather_2
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