First came the floods.Now comes the pestilence.Black flies, the nasty biters that can ruin a picnic even faster than mosquitoes,...
Updated: June 27, 2014, - 11:43 AM
One of the rainiest Junes on record has led to about 189 releases of untreated sewage from Minnesota communities and...
Updated: June 25, 2014, - 02:39 PM
Officials are proposing the metro area’s fourth curling center, confident there’s enough interest in the medieval Scottish game that the riverside city once famous for its bricks might instead become known for sliding stones.
Updated: June 12, 2014, - 10:01 PM
On Lake Minnetonka, the metro area’s biggest and busiest recreational lake, a floating bog that looks like an island had to be lassoed and anchored back into place after it drifted away on high water and blocked a channel.
Updated: June 04, 2014, - 11:15 PM
Three Lake Minnetonka beaches closed as a precaution after a sewage release in Mound Sunday were reopened Tuesday after tests...
Updated: June 03, 2014, - 10:19 PM
Heavy rains lead to some contamination of waterways as storm cleanup continues. The impact was felt from the Iowa border to the Iron Range, said Wendy Turri, municipal wastewater manager for the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.
Updated: June 02, 2014, - 11:32 PM
Minneapolis gets all the attention as a mecca for bike commuting, but many bicyclists are pushing those boundaries, commuting from the suburbs to the city (or vice-versa) on wooded trails, residential streets and sometimes even major highways.
Updated: May 31, 2014, - 10:23 PM
Minneapolis gets all the attention as a mecca for bike commuting, but many bicyclists are pushing those boundaries, commuting from...
Updated: May 31, 2014, - 06:38 PM
Tired of delays, the city has issued fines for trains that block traffic for extended periods of time.
Updated: May 31, 2014, - 04:05 PM