Burning Restrictions Extending To NE MinnesotaSpring burning restrictions will be extended to the northeastern Minnesota counties of Lake, Cook and St. Louis on Wednesday, the Department of Natural Resources says.
Former Potlatch Plant On Fire Near CookA large fire started Tuesday at the site of the former Potlatch Plant near Cook, Minnesota.
Husband & Wife Injured In ATV Rollover In St. Louis Co.Alcohol may have been a factor in an ATV crash that injured a husband and wife in St. Louis County Friday. The accident happened 15 miles west of Cook, Minn. on Highway 5, when driver Terry Treloar and his wife and passenger Joann were riding on a side-by-side ATV.
7 Tips For Eating Well On A BudgetThe benefits of healthy eating are well known, but buying veggies, fruits and lean protein can be expensive. The cost of nutritious foods cranks up your grocery bill, while fast foods and processed foods are cheap in comparison. So do you sacrifice health to save money?
Minn. Senate Leader: Rebate Checks 'Unlikely'Don't count on a sales tax rebate check like the ones that became popular in prior years Minnesota ran a budget surplus. Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk said Monday that it's unlikely his chamber would go that route if there are extra dollars for lawmakers to allocate next year. A forecast last week showed $825 million available but a new report will come out as lawmakers return in late February. The Democrat from Cook says his preference is to add more money to the state's budget reserves, consider transportation investments and make other tax and spending decisions that don't have a lasting budget impact.
Patrol: Man, 74, Dies In Northern Minn. CrashA 74-year-old man died in northern Minnesota Friday after being ejected from a pickup truck following a rear-end crash. The State Patrol says the crash happened on northbound Highway 53, just north of Anton Road, when Dodge Dakota pickup hit the rear end of a semi.
Best Tacos In The Twin CitiesSome of the best tacos can be found right here in the Twin Cities and these five restaurants have some of the tastiest around.
Former Minnesota Viking Turned Celebrity ChefA former Viking continues to re-invent himself after his football career. Esera Tuaolo is an author, singer and now a celebrity chef.
At 102, Minn. Woman Still Cooks A Great Matzoh Ball SoupAt 102 years old, Ruth Knelman has the chutzpah to tell you there’s a right way to cook, which doubles as her outlook on life: Don’t rush and don’t stress.
Smoke From Wildfires Blankets Northern MinnesotaSmoke is hanging in the skies over a large part of of northern Minnesota as it drifts from the wildfires in the northwest corner of the state.
Major Disaster Declared In 16 Areas In Minnesota A federal disaster declaration has been issued for 13 Minnesota counties and three tribal nations after preliminary assessments showed recent floods and storms caused more than $108 million in damage.
June Storm & Flooding Damage = $108 MillionThirteen Minnesota counties and three tribal nations have been declared major disaster areas, and are now eligible for federal public assistance.