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March 4, 2016
Willmar Fire Department rescues man stranded on roof
Mike McDowell of Kandiyohi was installing a vent on a garage roof Friday in the back lot at Nelson International on East Highway 12 in Willmar,...
March 4, 2016 - 2:57pm
August 17, 2012
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
New Metrodome roof rises for first time (Video)
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Metrodome has risen again. (View video at bottom of story.) Stadium officials and construction workers inflated the Teflon-coated...
July 13, 2011 - 1:02pm
February 2, 2011
Roof collapses at Glenwood store; nobody injured
GLENWOOD -- The roof of a Glenwood hardware store collapsed Tuesday, with five employees inside able to escape. No customers were inside at the time of the collapse. Snow accumulation is believed to have caused the collapse at Wagner Hardware, according to a press release by Glenwood...
February 2, 2011 - 8:00am
January 21, 2011
Editorial: Vikings stadium needs a roof on it
The state of Minnesota and the Vikings have a decision to make in 2011 -- deciding the future of a professional football stadium in Minnesota, which, in turn, will decide the future of the Vikings, the state's professional football stadium. As the Vikings and state leaders have...
January 21, 2011 - 6:54am
January 8, 2011
Willmar School Board set to meet Monday
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the board room on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W. Three new board members will take their seats, and the board will elect officers and set its meeting schedule for the...
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
December 13, 2010
Crews to inspect Metrodome this afternoon, estimate repair time
MINNEAPOLIS -- Officials with the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission expect to learn this afternoon how long it will take to get the Metrodome...
December 13, 2010 - 1:08pm
Video of the Metrodome roof collapse
Video of the Metrodome roof collapse.
December 13, 2010 - 9:41am
November 30, 2010
District now fine to go to arbitration over senior high repairs
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District's efforts to recover the cost of repairing shoddy work on the Willmar Senior High roof should go to arbitration now. The Minnesota Supreme Court has refused to hear the latest appeal from Day Masonry, one of the companies that worked on the...
November 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Court says arbitration on Senior High roof good to go
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District has won the latest round in a long effort to recover the cost of repairing shoddy work done on the roof drainage system at Willmar Senior High School. The Minnesota Court of Appeals said in an opinion filed Tuesday that Kandiyohi County District...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
Snow coupled with ice-packed roofs have caused some buildings to topple under their own weight
SVEA -- A second roof in the area has collapsed under a growing snow load. Workers and family members with Gorans Brothers were able to safely...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Man falls from roof of Fargo Civic Center
Updated 9:45 a.m.
July 2, 2009 - 5:36am
May 6, 2009
Appeals court: School roof arbitration can move ahead
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District may finally be able to seek compensation for nearly $1 million in repairs needed to the roof and wall...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
May 4, 2009
Video: Buildings, grounds manager explains ACGC South Elementary's need for roof project
Buildings and Grounds Manager Tom Fordyce details the roof conditions of ACGC South Elementary School in Cosmos.
May 4, 2009 - 12:00am
ACGC board approves roof repair for Cosmos school dubbed 'South Beach' due to its leaks
COSMOS -- There were so many leaks in the roof at the elementary school in Cosmos early this spring that buckets catching rainwater in the hallway...
May 4, 2009 - 12:00am