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Using the Wrong Ice Melt Could Be Dangerous for Your Pets

Last evening as I arrived home, the freezing rain was still coming down and my entire driveway, sidewalk and steps were coated in ice. So before I went in I made sure to sprinkle some ice melt on all those surfaces, particularly where I knew we would be walking...

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Photo: K Krage/ Townsquare Media
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How to Avoid and How to Identify Frostbite

As Minnesotans, we are generally pretty prepared and deal well with low temperatures, but for the past week or so, we have been experiencing a particularly cold snap. It’s never a bad idea to refresh your memory on some tips to avoid and identify frostbite.

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Minnesota Department of Transportation Urges Motorists to Watch for Snowplows

More than 30 crashes have occurred this winter between passenger vehicles and plows on Minnesota roadways. The family car doesn't have much of a chance in such an encounter.

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Faribault Snow Emergency on Thursday, January 12

The City of Faribault has declared a snow emergency effective at 1AM Thursday, January 12, until 8AM or all city streets are plowed curb to curb...

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What is Your Best Tip For De-Icing Windows?

Scraping off a frozen window on a subzero day is one of the undeniable truths of living in the northern part of the country. We may not love it, and, like so many things the amount of time you have available and the amount of de-icing the windows need almost never correlate. So, here are a handful of tips to assist you and your trusty scraper for the remainder of the winter. 

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Mn Historical Society. Weather Observations being taken in 1890 in Minneapolis
Mn Historical Society. Weather Observations being taken in 1890 in Minneapolis
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Top 10 Coldest Minnesota Winters

I always get a laugh when people in warmer states complain about being cold when the temperatures are in the 20s and 30s. They don't even know what it's really like...

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Photo: K Krage/ Townsquare Media
Photo: K Krage/ Townsquare Media
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Safety Tips for Cold Weather

We have a wind chill advisory in effect tonight in our listening area, and it’s unlikely to be the last time we see such brutal temperatures before winter ends. I prefer to stay inside and stay warm when it’s this cold out, but that is not always an option. If you’re planning to spend any time outdoors, you might want to brush up on these cold weather safety tips.
Check out these safety tip and stay warm!

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What’s Up With The Scarves in Faribault’s Central Park?

If you've driven by Central Park in downtown Faribault recently you may have noticed several hundred scarves tied around the trees that make up the park...

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Mike’s Having Some Cold Weather Fun

Okay, let's see a show of hands if you're enjoying this wonderful weather.

(Silence)

That's what I thought, except for last Sunday, when we all went outside to play in the snow, this cold weather hasn't been much fun at all...

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Southern Minnesota Area Snowfall Totals

This turned out to be a little bigger snowfall event for the area than they were predicting on Friday in some instances. Here's a look at some of the totals from around the area...

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