Best Summer Educational Programs For Kids In MinnesotaSummertime doesn't mean the learning has to end! Keep the kids' minds sharp with any of the various educational programs happening around our state all summer long.
Finding Minnesota: North Shore's 'Witch Tree'A twisted, gnarly old cedar tree has inspired centuries of wonder and mystery in far northeastern Minnesota. The solitary tree, which locals nicknamed, "The Witch Tree," has long been growing out of a rock on tribal land along the rugged shoreline of Lake Superior.
Best National Monuments Near MinnesotaExperience the history and wonder of the country, and the state of Minnesota, at these nearby National Monuments and Landmarks.
Best Places For Fall Colors In MinnesotaFollow the fall colors from north to south during Minnesota's autumn scenery extravaganza.
Lows Plunge To Nearly 30 Below In Northern MinnesotaThe deep freeze is on in Minnesota.
Statewide Scavenger Hunt Already Has Three Winners Minnesota's new statewide winter scavenger hunt is off to a quick start. Explore Minnesota is showcasing 10 destinations throughout the state where people can enjoy some winter fun.They range from Lutsen and Grand Portage in the Northeast corner of the state to Pipestone National Monument in the Southwest corner.
Another Reason To Brave Minn. Cold: Statewide Scavenger HuntWhen the snow falls and the temperature drops, we all grumble a bit. But as a whole, Minnesotans embrace the winter weather, and now there's a statewide scavenger hunt to encourage it.
Tribal Lands Will Be Off Limits To MN Wolf HuntersTribal lands will be off limits to wolf hunters when Minnesota's wolf season opens Saturday.
Minn. Tribes To Ban Wolf Hunting On ReservationsThe Tribal Councils of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa and the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa have decided not to open their land to wolf hunting during the State season which begins November 3.
Finding Minnesota: North Shore WaterfallsAny state park that has a waterfall -- weaving, tumbling and spilling its way over rugged cliffs -- will draw that many more visitors.
Wander Minnesota: Grand Portage Heritage CenterMinnesota has two equally beautiful, but distinctly different National Monuments, located at complete opposite ends of the state. This week, I’ll look at one, and then when I return after July 4th, I’ll take a look at the other. Visiting each of the Monuments last year was definitely among my travel highlights.