One of the famous Isle Royale wolves, she had recently crossed the ice to the mainland.
Updated: March 17, 2014, - 06:22 PM
NONFICTION: A third-generation farmer in the Kansas grasslands tries to work the land without contributing to its demise.
Updated: March 15, 2014, - 04:08 PM
The 5-year-old lone wolf left Isle Royale for the mainland on an ice bridge that formed on Lake Superior this...
Updated: March 15, 2014, - 10:37 AM
After four years and $22 million, PolyMet Mining’s proposed copper mine in northeastern Minnesota cleared a major hurdle when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency gave plans for the controversial project a passing grade.
Updated: March 13, 2014, - 09:52 PM
Next week, in a decision with far-reaching implications for the state’s mining industry and the preservation of its most famous plant, state pollution officials are expected to announce their recommendation for a “sulfate standard” — how much mineral salt Minnesota industries can discharge into the clear, calm waters across the state where wild rice likes to grow.
Updated: February 26, 2014, - 10:23 AM
State says his bears are a risk to humans around Ely.
Updated: February 24, 2014, - 07:59 PM
Among Minnesotans who have an opinion on the issue, the largest group supports approval for a controversial copper mine proposed...
Updated: February 21, 2014, - 06:06 AM
Wind turbines won't sprout near Red Wing for at least a year, state regulators decide.
Updated: February 18, 2014, - 10:36 PM
Both developments are likely to only confound a precedent-setting decision that faces the National Park Service
Updated: February 15, 2014, - 09:45 PM