Governor Mark Dayton has issued Emergency Executive Order 12-12.

Governor Mark Dayton has issued Emergency Executive Order 12-12 providing assistance to stranded motorists affected by the dangerous driving conditions resulting from the December 9th, 2012 winter storm.

To aid affected local and county governments meet the demands generated by the winter conditions, the order activated emergency resources, providing the assistance of the Minnesota National Guard to support the recovery and sheltering of stranded motorists in Renville County.