Best Roadside Attractions Near MinnesotaMonuments tell a story about our state and the people who live here.
Minnesotan Man Who Set Fire To Store Died Of Smoke InhalationA northern Minnesota man who entered a convenience store illegally and set a fire earlier this month died of smoke inhalation, authorities said.
Best Winter Festivals In MinnesotaCelebrate the chill this winter!
Sheriff: 2 Bodies Recovered From Wreckage Of Minn. PlaneA sheriff says two bodies have been recovered from wreckage of a small plane that crashed in northern Washington state. Whatcom County Sheriff Bill Elfo says the plane's tail registration number matches that of an aircraft reported missing from Minnesota.
CN Railway Working To Rebuild Northern Minnesota BridgeCanadian National Railway officials are working around the clock to rebuild an old wooden railroad bridge that burned and collapsed near Minnesota's northern border.
Why Is It So Cold In Embarrass?The coldest temperature in the lower 48 happened in Embarrass Thursday morning when folks there registered a temperature of 41 below zero.
International Falls Celebrates The Cold With Icebox DaysIt's January, and what better time to celebrate the frosty reputation of the self-proclaimed Nation's Icebox? International Falls on the U.S-Canada border will hold its annual Icebox Days Jan. 15-18.
Lows Plunge To Nearly 30 Below In Northern MinnesotaThe deep freeze is on in Minnesota.
Dangerous Cold, Snow As Arctic Air Hovers Over MinnesotaMinnesotans awoke Monday to dangerous subzero temperatures, wind chill values that could cause frostbite in minutes, and a coming winter storm.
Northern MN Hit Hard By Heavy Rain, FloodingOur recent stretch of spring storms has toppled trees and brought down power lines across Minnesota, but the biggest threat of all with the rain has been flooding. Far northern Minnesota has been one of the spots hit hardest by the spring rain.
International Falls Mayor Says He's Never Seen Water Levels Like ThisHundreds of volunteers have been working to sandbag homes around International Falls, Minn., where Bob Anderson is mayor, to protect the homes from rising water. Anderson said the Rainy River and Rainy Lake are overflowing. "It's been about 85 years since the Rainy River has been this high," Anderson said.
Crews Fill 50K Sandbags In International Falls Sandbagging is under way in the International Falls area of far northern Minnesota because of rising waters on Rainy Lake and the Rainy River. The Koochiching County sheriff's office says volunteers have filled about 50,000 sandbags to protect homes.