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Flag in Woodbury Donated to Remember Fallen Military

Ken Drevnick's son, Daniel, died while serving in Iraq five years ago and a flag donated by Flags for Fallen Military is something he's proud to be connected to. 

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Fire Breaks Out in Vessel at St. Paul Park Refinery

Employees at a refinery in St. Paul Park were evacuated Tuesday morning after a fire broke out.

The fire started in an iron sulfide vessel at Northern Tier Energy's refinery around 10:30 a.m.

Workers in the area were evacuated and positioned outside of the fenced refinery area. The fire was put out around 11:45 a.m. and no injuries were reported, the company says.

Semi Crash Involving Trooper, Rogers Police Caught on Camera

Rogers Police Chief Jeff Beahen looks at the damage to the SUV.  - Photo: KSTP-TV/Jeff Ganahl

A crash in Rogers involving a Minnesota State Trooper and a Rogers police officer was caught on camera overnight.

The crash happened just after 10 p.m. on eastbound Interstate 94, just east of Highway 101. Officials say the trooper and officer were responding to a jackknifed semi when another semi hit their squad cars. They say the road was glare ice at the time of the accident.

Winter Weather is Here: Very Cold Air Expected this Week

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Morning Chief Meteorologist Ken Barlow says Minnesotans can expect another light coating of snow Tuesday in addition to Monday’s snowfall, although only about ½ inch is expected across the Twin Cities metro area now.

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MnDOT Works Around the Clock to Ease Tuesday Commute

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The Minnesota Department of Transportation has had plows and salt trucks running around the clock to deal with the accumulating snow around the state.

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Minnesota Drivers: Snow Causing Slow Evening Commute

The first significant snow of the season has arrived in the Twin Cities, causing big traffic problems during the morning commute and threatening the evening one as well.



How much time do you spend sitting at red lights? How much time do you spend banging your steering wheel, begging them to turn green?

5 EYEWITNESS NEWS has discovered there may be a faster way for you to get the right of way.