Dozens Of Hounds Surrendered To Humane SocietyFifty-three northern Minnesota hound dogs are getting a chance at a better life. The dogs were surrendered to the Golden Valley Animal Humane Society a few weeks ago. Staffers there say a man had dogs for years. He never got them fixed, so they kept reproducing.
First Discovery Of Emerald Ash Borer In Northern Minn. In DuluthState officials say they've made the first discovery of emerald ash borer in northern Minnesota — an infestation in Duluth. Minnesota Department of Agriculture staffers found larvae of the destructive tree pest in ash trees on Park Point. Entomologist Mark Abrahamson says the area has been a focus ever since the discovery of EAB just across the border in Superior, Wisconsin, in August 2013.
Search Expanded For Missing Lake Of The Woods BoatersLaw enforcement officers looking for three missing men on the Lake of the Woods in northern Minnesota have expanded their search.
Fall Colors Delayed On North ShoreThose thinking about heading up north to check out the fall colors may want to wait a bit. Northern Minnesota is typically alive with color this time of year as the leaves start to turn.
Cleanup Continues In Brainerd Lakes Area Hit Hard By StormStorm cleanup continues in northern Minnesota during the height of vacation season. Some of the state's most popular resorts and campgrounds have shut down, causing many vacationers to make new plans.
Victim Of ATV Fatal Crash In NE Minnesota IdentifiedAuthorities in northeastern Minnesota have released the name of a 37-year-old man killed in an all-terrain vehicle crash over the weekend.
Black Hills See A Foot Of Snow, Flakes To Fall In Northern Minn. A May snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow in South Dakota's Black Hills.
Say It Ain't Snow! Springtime Snowflakes Headed Toward MinnesotaAfter Minnesotans enjoyed a beautiful week of springtime weather and outdoor fun, it's back to reality this week. That reality: we live in Minnesota.
$5,000 Reward Offered Over Puppy Burned In DumpsterThe Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward of $5,000 -- double their standard reward amount for cruelty cases -- for information that will lead to the arrest of whoever set a puppy on fire last week.
Northern Minn. Man Saves Life Of 5-Month-Old PuppyClayton Van Wert told WCCO's Dave Lee, he was at a garbage dump on the edge of the Red Lake Indian Reservation Friday night, when he heard a sound coming from one of the bins.
2 Injured In Head-On Crash In St. Louis Co.Two people were injured in a head-on collision in St. Louis County Saturday morning, police said. According to police, 23-year-old Christian Dertinger, of Ely Lake, was traveling eastbound on Ely Lake Drive when he lost control of his vehicle and hit 22-year-old Megan Paul, of Ely Lake head-on
Minn. Couple Paddles To Wash. DC For BWCA ProtectionDave and Amy Freeman are making their way to Washington, D.C. -- in a canoe. The couple is paddling 2,000 miles from Ely to the nation's capitol. They're on a mission to draw attention to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.