Weather Forecast

Flooding on Fourth Street by Whole Foods Co-op in Duluth early Wednesday, June 20, 2012. (Andrew Krueger /

Anyone planning to travel to Duluth area urged to stay away


DULUTH - Those planning travel to Duluth and the North Shore areas in the coming days and weekend should check before traveling.

A state of emergency has been declared in Duluth and Carlton County after more than 9 inches of rain Tuesday night and Wednesday morning washed out roads, interrupted 911 service, flooded homes and businesses, and forced the evacuation of more than parts of Thomson and the Fond du Lac neighborhood of Duluth.

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