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International Falls, Minnesota is located in Koochiching County. Zip codes in International Falls, MN include 56649. The median home price in International Falls is $99,000. More International Falls information.

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Saturday Jul 19 | AccuWeather.com

Severe Storms Come With Heat in Minneapolis, Green Bay

Building heat and humidity will not only replace the recent record chill across the North Central states but will also fuel ignite severe weather as the weekend transitions to the new week.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Mashable

WTF, Summer? It's 103 Degrees in Canada, 55 in Missouri

It's not often that Kamloops, British Columbia, located about 185 miles north of the U.S. border with Canada, is nearly 40 degrees Fahrenheit warmer than Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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The Washington Post

On D.C.a s hottest days of the year, sweet relief from sweltering

The next three days are - on average - the hottest days of the year in Washington, D.C. But thanks to the polar vortex , we welcome below average temperatures and delightful humidity levels.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Peace run torch to pass through St. CloudPeace run torch to pass...

Peace run torch to pass through St. Cloud Torch run goes from International Falls to Minneapolis Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/14/peace-run-torch-pass-st-cloud/12642139/ Billed as history's longest and largest torch relay, it is a global relay that seeks to promote international friendship and ... (more)

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Timberjay Newspapers Online

Oil boom raises rail risks

A Canadian National locomotive travels through Cook from Orr this week. Like many rail lines across the country, the Duluth, Winnipeg and Pacific line has seen a huge increase in crude oil cargo.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Timberjay Newspapers Online

Oil boom raises rail risks

The phenomenal growth in the North American energy sector has brought the prospect of energy independence to the United States for the first time in decades.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Fort Francis Times

Falls' dialysis access to be explored

There's definitely a will. Now they'll have to find out if there's a way. A cross-border task force will put together a business plan for a pilot program so International Falls area residents might be able to access renal dialysis treatment at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre's satellite unit at La Verendrye Hospital here.

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Fort Francis Times

Mother Nature wins

Fort Frances Mayor Roy Avis, left, and International Falls Mayor Bob Anderson jokingly presented the annual cross-border tug-of-war trophy to Mother Nature during the "International Peace Party" last Wednesday.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

WDIO

Tourism Floats Rainy Lake Business in Spite of Flooding

Resorts and businesses in the Northland rely on busy holiday weekends to stay afloat.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Examiner.com

The Socialist Republic of International Falls

Yesterday's 4th of July parade in International Falls, MN is causing a great stir.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Fort Francis Times

Rainy Lake level close to peaking

The level of Rainy Lake is close to peaking at its highest level since 1950. At the Fort Frances-International Falls dam, all 15 spill gates have been open since June 6. As well, the overflow weir that spans the centre of the dam began passing water last week for the first time since 1950.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Fort Francis Times

Ambassador addresses cross-border issues

Although the annual cross-border tug-of-war had to be cancelled this year due to the high water levels and strong current on the upper Rainy River, the idea hasn't gone unnoticed by those in Washington, says Canada's ambassador to the United States.

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Fort Francis Times

Medical NAFTA' ready to go

Health-care providers, agency officials, elected officials, and other decision-makers from both sides of the border will meet tomorrow to discuss residents' need for better cross-border access to medical services and what might be done to share those services.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Star Tribune

After soggy month, we're pining for a blue-sky July

The wettest June in Minnesota history is over, leaving flooding, road washouts, wet campsites and drowned and damaged crops in its wake.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

WDIO

Flooding Cancels Annual Pull for Peace

It turns out the river is the winner of this year's International Pull for Peace.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Star Tribune

Valleyfair feeling impact of floodwaters, remains open

Minnesota's largest and most popular amusement park has had to shut down three rides and reduce its number of parking spaces, as well.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

TwinCities

Warroad fights to hold back rising Lake of the Woods

As rain fell intermittently Tuesday, sometimes heavily, a small army of volunteers joined city, state and federal officials in a rushed sandbagging effort to protect this resort city from potential flooding from Lake of the Woods.

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Fort Francis Times

Level reaches dam overflow spillway

The level of Rainy Lake continues to rise as a result of June rainfall far in excess of normal across the drainage basin.

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Flood Warning for Koochiching County was issued at July 22 at 4:56PM CDT

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