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Officials To See If Minnesota Counties Qualify For Storm Aid

State officials will see if three counties in north-central Minnesota qualify for state disaster aid after a severe storm earlier this month.

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Pillsbury State Forest, photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Pillsbury State Forest, photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
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Dayton Sees Storm Damage, Says Brainerd’s Open For Business

After meeting with resort owners who were hit by recent severe thunderstorms, Gov. Mark Dayton declared the Brainerd lakes area "open for business." Dayton visited the Brainerd area Friday. Reports say he took a helicopter survey of the damage and heard the concerns of resort owners.

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Legionville Camp, Facebook
Legionville Camp, Facebook
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Dayton, Nolan to Assess Storm Damage in Brainerd Area

Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will travel to the Brainerd Lakes area on Friday to tour storm damage.

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(Photo: Brainerd International Raceway)
(Photo: Brainerd International Raceway)
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Superbike Race At Brainerd International Raceway Still On Despite Storm Damage

Despite the heavy storm damage this past weekend Brainerd International Raceway will continue to host races. BIR is expected to be ready to host the Central Roadracing Association Superbike Race this Friday through Sunday.

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Trees Down -- Aug 2, 2011
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Minneapolis Offers Trees to Replace Storm Losses

Minneapolis homeowners who lost trees in the severe storm June 21st can buy low-cost replacements starting Monday.

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After-effects of June 21, 2013 wind storm in the St. Cloud metro area
Tim Connor
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Minnesota Leaders To Discuss Special Session Prospects

After negotiating by letters and press releases, Minnesota's top state officials will get in the same room to discuss a possible September special session.

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Disaster Reimbursement Meeting
A state official gives an overview of the Public Assistance Program to reimburse local governments for June 21st storm damage. -- Lee Voss, WJON News
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Storm Damaged Counties Begin Federal Reimbursement Process

WAITE PARK -- Cities, townships and counties that were included in the federal disaster declaration from June storms have started the reimbursement process.

The Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management held an applicant briefing in Waite Park today

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After-effects of June 21, 2013 wind storm in the St. Cloud metro area
Kristine Raymo
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Governor Dayton Considers Special Session

Governor Mark Dayton's office is in talks with Minnesota legislative leaders about a special session to provide disaster aid to communities hit by severe storms.

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Trees Causing Logjam On Mississippi Near St. Paul

Storm-swept trees and branches, some as big as telephone poles, are creating a logjam on the Mississippi River near downtown St. Paul.

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After-effects of June 21, 2013 wind storm in the St. Cloud metro area
Kristine Raymo
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St. Cloud Storm Damage Estimate at $180K

The city of St. Cloud has estimated the damage from sever storms that pushed through the region two weeks ago.

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