Xcel Energy officials say they've made great progress in restoring power to a large area of Central Minnesota, hit hard in Friday's storms. But the power's still out for some 2,400 Xcel customers stretching from Sioux Falls to St. Cloud.
East Central Energy says they still have about 9,000 of their customers without power this (saturday) afternoon. They offer you some tips on what to do about the food in your freezer and refridgerator.
The buzz of chainsaws can be heard throughout the St. Cloud metro area today as clean-up continues from last night's storms. Videographer Steven Sohlstrom of FlightFlash.com takes us through some of the storm damage.