Bill McAuliffe

Reporter | Weather
Phone: 612-673-7646
Bill McAuliffe covers weather, climate, the emerald ash borer and general news. He was part of a team that won an Emmy award for Red River flooding coverage in 2009. He has written books for young readers on numerous topics, including a six-book series on weather, and is a volunteer adult literacy tutor.

Recent content from Bill McAuliffe

Schools get special attention during Severe Weather Awareness Week

Severe Weather Week means tornado drills on Thursday.

Updated: April 19, 2014, - 07:10 PM

Minnetrista mayor of 14 years resigns, blasts council

She resigned midterm, citing a poisonous relationship with four remaining council members.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 11:21 AM

Buffalo grows impatient with North Dakota oil boom trains

Canadian Pacific freight trains, which Buffalo residents believe are longer and more numerous than ever thanks to the North Dakota oil boom, have increasingly been blocking intersections.

Updated: April 16, 2014, - 06:22 PM

First ice-out declared on Minnesota lakes

Six shallow southern Minnesota lakes shook off their winter ice Tuesday through Saturday, the first of Minnesota’s 15,000 lakes to go blue after one of the coldest winters in recent decades.

Updated: April 12, 2014, - 08:39 PM

St. Louis Park restoration is changing Minnehaha Creek

St. Louis Park and the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District are installing 1.3 miles of boardwalks, bridges and paved trails in a broad wetland that for generations had been literally an urban backwater.

Updated: April 10, 2014, - 05:37 AM

Like a fastball, late-season snow is here and gone

The late-season dump -- 10.5 inches in downtown Minneapolis -- that had many wondering if Old Man Winter would ever leave disappeared nearly as quickly as it came.

Updated: April 04, 2014, - 11:28 PM

Mpls. committee votes to lift teardown moratorium; full council vote next week

If City Council approves, ban would be replaced by job site management plan.

Updated: April 03, 2014, - 10:08 PM

Mpls. boat inspectors ready to check for zebra mussels, other invasives

Workers also will be information ambassadors.

Updated: April 03, 2014, - 05:54 PM

Famous Dave's in Linden Hills closes

The restaurant, which has operated in a converted gas station at W. 43rd Street and Upton Avenue S. since 1995, will be torn down and replaced by a three-story development.

Updated: April 01, 2014, - 07:38 PM

Slow melt means low flood threats

Despite the snowy winter, there’s little chance of major river flooding in the coming weeks across most of Minnesota.The cool...

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 09:01 PM

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