Twin Cities sees first freeze - Bring Me The News

Twin Cities sees first freeze

And that ends an impressive 171-day growing season. Kare's Sven Sundgaard says the mercury slipped to 32 degrees Friday morning, weeks later than usual.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0

And that ends an impressive 171-day growing season. Kare's Sven Sundgaard says the mercury slipped to 32 degrees Friday morning, weeks later than usual.

Related

Twin Cities hospitals see increase in heat-related conditions

The summer heat wave sweeping through the Twin Cities and southern half of the state is resulting in more patients with heat-related conditions at the hospital. Regions Hospital emergency room physician Gary Mayeux tells KARE-TV that there's been a 15 to 20 percent increase in heat exhaustion cases in the last week.

It was the second hottest July on record in the Twin Cities

With an average temperature just under 90 degrees, this year's July was warmer than any other on record in the Twin Cities except for 1936. Perhaps more impressively, it was the only month on record in which the temperature reached 80 or more every day.

For second time this week, Twin Cities hits 100 degrees

Following a record high of 101 degrees on the 4th of July, the Twin Cities metro area has been blasted with another 100-degree day. Despite a forecast of a 90 degree day by the National Weather Service Thursday morning, the temperature at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport hit 100 degrees by 3 p.m.

Accenture plans to hire 200 in Twin Cities

The Business Journal reports the consulting firm wants to add hundreds of new employees to its Minneapolis office. That would make the metro area one of the firm's fastest-growing markets in North America.

Luxury apartments in demand in Twin Cities

Looking to rent a place in the urban center, with all the amenities, close to shopping, gyms and a good coffee shop? Get in line. Developers are scrambling to meet demand for high-end apartment complexes in the Twin Cities. In the fourth quarter of 2011, Minneapolis issued permits to build 1,900 residential units in downtown alone, KARE 11 says.

Next Up