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Northeast Blizzard Causing Delays At MSP: Check Your Flight Here

The massive snowstorm that's hitting the Northeast is causing delays & cancellations across the country, including at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Nearly 5000 flights nationwide have already been cancelled for today. Check your flight here.

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Low Gas Prices Means Road Trip Time! [VOTE] Where I Go Next

Do you know how much I paid today for a gallon of gas? $1.86 at the Super America next to Lake George! I love to drive, and love to travel...so it's road trip time, y'all :D

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Stories from the Weekend: JW’s West Coast Holiday Trip [PHOTOS]

Starting early on Christmas Eve morning, I ventured out west for a Holiday to remember at the end of the year...

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Plane Diverted, Forced to Land Due to Loud Blake Shelton Fan

An overenthusiastic Blake Shelton fan caused a plane bound from Atlanta to Los Angeles to land in Albuquerque on Christmas Day after he inadvertently caused a mid-air commotion.

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Weather Looking Pretty Good For Holiday Travel In Minnesota

Mother Nature looks to be delivering favorable weather for hitting the roads through the weekend for Christmas travel across Minnesota. There is a chance of light snow Christmas night and Friday, but the weekend may even deliver a rare dose of December sunshine.

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Freezing Rain Possible in St. Cloud Today

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 3 PM this afternoon for St. Cloud and the surrounding area -- for the likelihood of freezing rain and sleet, causing icy roads. Travel could become difficult and dangerous. The mixed precipitation is expected to exit our area this evening.

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What I Want For Christmas? All Of Us To Stop Drinking & Driving

I had the opportunity to chat with Sergeant Jesse Grabow of the Minnesota Highway Patrol yesterday, and he said there were more than 500 DWI arrests in Minnesota over the Thanksgiving weekend. WHAT? 500+? Not to get all preachy, but what the hell is wrong with us?

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More Travel Headaches On Minnesota Roads Tonight & Tomorrow

Snow across the area could make the trip home from Grandma's house a little tricky tonight & tomorrow. 2-4" of snow (possibly mixed with freezing rain) is expected to fall in the St. Cloud area tonight & Friday morning -- with a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for areas north of St. Cloud.

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I’m So Glad I Don’t Have To Travel Too Far For Thanksgiving

Many people have to drive long distances or even fly to get to their Thanksgiving destination.  I'm so glad I'm not one of those people.

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Snow To Cause Holiday Travel Headaches On Minnesota Roads Today

Snow across the area will make the trip to Grandma's house for turkey dinner a little tricky today. 2-3" of snow is expected to fall in the St. Cloud area, with a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for most of Southern Minnesota.

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Forget How To Drive In The Snow? Here Are A Few Tips

With the return of winter driving conditions, here are some reminders from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for driving on snow and ice, as well as how to be prepared for the perils that driving during another cold, snowy winter in Minnesota can present.

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Some Of My Best Summer Vacations Were In The Brainerd Area

I'm hearing all kinds of hype about the kids going back to school, which tells me summer is making its exit.  

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