New Year means big chill across northern Minnesota


Happy New Year!

It's 20-below zero!

Across northern Minnesota, New Year Day ushered in extreme cold, with the chilliest spot being Brimson at 26-below zero. Brimson is 44 miles northeast of Duluth.

The Duluth News Tribune also reports wind chills at 32-below zero at Grand Rapids and 30-below at Moose Lake.

It's a bit "warmer" to the south, with the Twin Cities waking up to 6-below readings. St. Cloud saw temps at 5-below and Rochester saw readings at 8-below.

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