More than 76,000 have flocked to the spot since Jan. 15, when park officials deemed the lake’s ice low-risk for visitors. That’s more than half the number of visitors for all of last year for the entire park, covering 21 islands and the mainland caves.
Updated: February 25, 2014, - 10:33 AM
Edina woman recounts the hourslong ordeal she thought might be the end.
Updated: February 20, 2014, - 09:21 PM
Emergency medical service in rural Minnesota is approaching a dangerous dearth of volunteers as baby boomers age out of the demanding work and into needing more care themselves.
Updated: February 17, 2014, - 11:27 PM
A nonprofit is trying a technology- and incentive-based method to keep pregnant teens and young women sober.
Updated: February 08, 2014, - 06:39 PM
The Red Wing City Council considers changing October holiday to First Peoples’ Day.
Updated: February 05, 2014, - 09:24 PM
Authorities were working to determine the cause of death of Brainerd City Council President Bonnie Cumberland, who was found dead...
Updated: February 04, 2014, - 07:37 PM
That means a household of four earning less than $52,370 per year will now be eligible under the new guidelines. A household of two earning less than $35,612 will be eligible.
Updated: February 04, 2014, - 07:29 PM
Lakemaid Beer president Jack Supple brewed up a plan this winter to quench the beer thirst of ice fishers on central Minnesota’s Lake Mille Lacs, with retailers taking orders using GPS coordinates.
Updated: January 31, 2014, - 01:27 PM