Burried in Duluth
The Star Tribune reports that winds of over 60 mph drove plows off the city streets, whipping nearly 20 inches of snow into the 15 foot drifts seen all over Duluth. The article goes on to say that many people have been stuck in their homes because the snow has trapped them in.
The Pioneer Press reports that
residents on Park Point, the several-mile strip of land on Lake Superior , were stranded until Friday evening when authorities reopened the bridge connecting Park Point to Duluth.
The Star Tribune reports that when the University of Minnesota campus closed entirely on Thursday due to snow conditions, it was the first time since 1991. The article also says that the weather caused fewer than 100 cancelled flights on Friday at the Minneapolis airport, and around 450 cancellations on Thursday.