The final leg of Minnesota's controversial wolf hunting season will come to a close tonight, and hunters have already hit their target.
As of publication, the Department of Natural Resources has tallied 403 kills between the two seasons, meaning hunters have hit three wolves above target. DNR wolf ... More >>
No, Allie and Semo haven't died. But if you didn't know that and came across one of the shirts for sale at the Minnesota Zoo paying tribute to the relocated dolphins, you'd probably think they'd passed on to marine mammal heaven.SEE ALSO: Minnesota otter attacks: Why do they suddenly hate us?The "Th ... More >>
Around 12:30 Sunday morning, residents of St. Paul's Frogtown neighborhood saw a black bear roaming around the area.The bear's journey to the heart of the city must've been an interesting one. Dave Garshelis, bear research biologist for the DNR, said the two nearest bear populations -- western Wisco ... More >>
Photos by Nikki MillerAvey Tare
December 7, 2011
Triple Rock Social Club
Avey Tare, pseudonymed "frontman" of the very popular "collective" Animal Collective, released an album last year called Down There, a piece supposedly inspired by crocodiles.
How now, swamp cow?
by Patrick Darnell (from Picasa)The squid in the vid ain't this big.The Hot Dish brought out some honest-to-goodness multimedia action this week that involved two things we just can't get enough of: squid and fried butter. Who can resist a little live (yet dead) dancing squid with a side of fried ... More >>
The Twin Cities rap community gets plenty of accolades (and some criticism) for its overwhelmingly hyper-literate, socially conscious bent. But recently, some of the hip-hop groups making the most waves have been breathing fresh air into the scene by taking a more unapologetically mainstream appr ... More >>
Photo by guanoWe thought emerald ash borer was unstoppable. We had already started to envision the Twin Cities naked as all the ash trees succumb to the evil buggers. But fear not! Wasps to the rescue.
Minnesota plans to introduce stingless wasps (whew) in southern parts of the state first. The ... More >>
bcjordanAt least one person is dead after a semi-truck hauling bees was involved in a crash on the northbound side of I-35 in Lakeville. Another person was injured and taken to the hospital.But that's not the end of it: apparently the swarm of angry bees is making the recovery effort difficult. F ... More >>