The announcement was shared about 8:30 a.m. Monday after officials earlier posted a two hour delay. The following was posted on the St. Michael - Albertville School website.
School is closed today due to the weather conditions. No after school or community education activities. Thank you.
A blizzard warning continues for Wright County throughout the day, Monday, March 18.
Winds could reach 25 to 35 miles per hour, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service, with gusts up to 50 miles per hour causing “blowing and driving snow and visibility frequently down to one quarter mile or less.” Two to five inches of new snow is forecast.
Updated 9:18 a.m. March 18
Additional closures in the St. Michael community include, per Facebook pages:
St. Michael Catholic School - Due to the road & weather conditions, St. Michael Catholic School will be closed today.
Maris Ehlers Photography - Due to the local blizzard warning today that has closed our schools, MEP will also be closed. Stay warm, stay safe, and I guess stay home! :).