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Minneapolis and St. Paul declare snow emergencies after first storm of season

Minneapolis and St. Paul have both declared snow emergencies, which will go into effect starting Sunday evening, following Saturday’s snow storm.

Roads in Minneapolis will start being plowed Sunday at 9 p.m. St. Paul will plow night routes starting at 9 p.m. Sunday, and will plow day routes beginning 8 a.m. Monday.

Cars parked on the streets during those times will be towed, according to the Star Tribune.

According to the Star Tribune, the storm dumped as much as eight inches of snow throughout areas of the state close to the Twin Cities.

The National Weather Service in Duluth reported that the town of Grand Marais received 20 inches of snow, according to WCCO.