A mother of two woke up from an afternoon nap to find herself surrounded by smoke and her Minnetrista house on fire.
Looking to take a tasty retreat? Well, you don’t have to pony up the big bucks at a restaurant — just get outside and enjoy fine living outdoors. If you believe that the grass is always greener on the other side, you haven’t seen all the best picnic spots in the Twin Cities. This list contains 10 great places for dining outdoors, but if you have a favorite spot, we’d like to hear about that place too. So, pack up the picnic basket and enjoy the scenery that makes the land of 10,000 lakes so great!
Crews were battling a fully-engulfed house fire in Minnetrista, Minn. Friday afternoon.