Eight Minnesota counties are going to receive emergency assistance after flooding and severe weather. Governor Tim Walz authorized the assistance Friday for Becker, Benton, Cottonwood, Freeborn, Lyon, McLeod, Murray, and Rock Counties. This comes after separate weather events in those areas April 22nd and July 5th. Damage assessments are underway.
Gov. Walz Authorizes Emergency Assistance For Eight Counties
By Ashley Hanley|2022-08-29T05:27:27-05:00August 29th, 2022|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!