Five go in, six come out. A group of high school boys returned from their canoe trip earlier this week with an extra four-legged passenger. Tomah, a shy Shetland Sheepdog belonging to a family in northern Minnesota, had been lost and alone in the woods for three days when five boys from Minnetonka ... More >>
Just in time for the 4th of July and the annual exodus up north the holiday brings, a Mother Jones-American Rivers study includes the Boundary Waters in the list of America's 21 "most vulnerable rivers."SEE ALSO: Cocaine, antidepressants found in roughly one-third of Minnesota lakes, study finds Mot ... More >>
According to RealAge Test data, Twin Cities residents are some of the healthiest, most rested, and calm people in the country.SEE ALSO: Minneapolis has one of the nicest tree canopies in the country, U.S. Forest Service study saysAnd as a result, our metro is one of America's youngest -- at least in ... More >>
It's impossible to appreciate this time of year, but if you're sick of winter, here's a comforting thought -- in just a few months, we'll again be enjoying one of America's finest tree canopies!SEE ALSO: North Siders upset about city of Minneapolis's tree-planting tornado commemoration According to ... More >>
Murdered Southern Arizona rancher Rob Krentz's family talk about his life and death
From Ground Zero of the Immigration Crisis Along the Mexican Border
Clear?There's been a long-simmering resentment in Ely about the decision in 1978 to ban most motorized vehicles from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on the Minnesota-Something border. And in recent years, Ely Mayor Roger Skraba has been somewhat of a poster child for locals acting o ... More >>
Controversial MPCA Chief Sheryl Corrigan: Did she jump, or...?
The case against Minnesota's 1.2 million forest-destroying, disease-spreading deer
Environmentalists cry foul as legislators argue that a land swap will benefit public education
Minnesota loggers take the U.S. Forest Service and the tree-huggers to court on the unlikeliest of gripes
For the planet's most voracious insects, Minnesota is just one more pit stop
Six minor-party contenders for governor promise to bring back the primo dime-bag, turn the governor's mansion into a flophouse, tax water, get big brother out of your bedroom, ditch the nukes, and reveal the secrets of gravity-defying hair.
They say people who fish and farm can't elect a governor anymore. Tell that to Doug Johnson
Will anti-drug hysteria give way to the lust of profit?
Politics, myth, and money in Minnesota's dwindling north woods.