Top Hidden Destinations To Visit In MinnesotaFive hidden gems off the beaten path offer scenic beauty, cultural relevance or historical significance.
Sheriff: Teenage Girl Rescued After Lanesboro Tubing IncidentA 17-year-old girl stranded while tubing in Lanesboro resulted in the most difficult rescue to date for the city's fire department over the weekend, according to the Fillmore County Sheriff's Office.
Best Single-Day Road Trips Around MinnesotaThese Minnesota destinations don't require multiple gas station stops, since they're no more than a three-hour drive. After seeing the sights and main attractions, you might be tempted to double back for a return trip.
Best Spring 2016 Races In MinnesotaBeing one of the fittest states in the nation, Minnesota has no shortage of races to participate in. Get your feet moving and blood pumping with our sampling of some of the most interesting races of the spring.
Remembering Hunter Bergo After losing a 10-year-old boy in an ATV accident, people in a southeast Minnesota community spent this Easter Sunday comforting one another.
Thanksgiving 2015 Visitor's Guide To MinnesotaAfter the turkey’s been gobbled, your out-of-town guests may get antsy for some entertainment over the long Thanksgiving weekend. Show them the best of Minnesota with this handy holiday guide.
Wander Minnesota: Halloween WeekendHalloween is almost here, and there's plenty going on. Let's take a look at a sampling of Halloween events around the state. Friday night is Haunted High Ropes at the Eagles Bluff Environmental Center near Lanesboro. Go trick-or-treating on the high ropes course—and watch out for ghosts and skeletons along the way.
Wander Minnesota: Fall Foliage And FunThe DNR is reporting that fall colors have begun to pop, mostly up north as of this writing. The gorgeous fall foliage season is all too short. Now is the time to plan a little getaway to enjoy them before winter sets in. Here are a few suggestions for lodgings that are open past the summer tourist season.
Vikings Stadium Board Treasurer Duane Benson ResignsTreasurer of the Viking stadium board, Duane Benson, has resigned, according to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority. Benson announced his resignation at the end of a regularly scheduled meeting Friday.
WWII Vet Returns Sword To Japanese FamilyOrvall Amdahl clearly remembers the day his life would be forever changed. “November 19, 1942 I left San Francisco," recalls the 94-year old from Lanesboro.
Best Last Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots In MinnesotaLast-minute Labor Day plans can be stressful, but it's not impossible to plan a fun weekend away on short notice.
Hail Pounds Parts Of Wis., Minn.Thunderstorms packing heavy rain, hail and high winds have pounded parts of southwestern Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a cooperative observer measured 2.5-inch hail near La Crosse Thursday.