Burning Restrictions Lifted In MinnesotaDue to green-up and recent rains, fire danger in Minnesota is now low.
Mille Lacs Daily Walleye Limit Drops To One FishWith just a month to go until the statewide fishing opener, anglers who fish lake Mille Lacs received more disappointing news. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources released the 2015 fishing regulations for Mille Lacs, which cuts the bag limit on walleye in half.
Minnesota Fine-Tunes Ebola Monitoring PlanMinnesota health officials outlined plans Monday for monitoring travelers from countries battling Ebola, and said the most-severe restrictions will be imposed only on those known to have treated someone with the virus while abroad.
More Lakes And Rivers Under No-Wake OrderOne look at the wind swept Medicine Lake and you can see what Joe Harty is talking about. "This is a rare occurrence. The last time it happened I think was five years ago," he said.
Plan Lifts Lower 48 States' Wolf ProtectionsThe Obama administration on Friday proposed lifting most remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move that would end four decades of recovery efforts but some scientists criticized as premature.
Burning Restrictions Lifted In 32 MN CountiesBurning restrictions have been lifted in all or parts of 32 Minnesota counties thanks to wetter conditions lowering the fire danger, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR said to still check with local authorities to obtain proper permits before burning.
Campfire Restrictions Imposed In Boundary WatersThe U.S. Forest Service is restricting campfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of northeastern Minnesota because of hot, dry weather.
Occupy MN Protesters Plan Sleep-In ProtestThe Occupy Minnesota protesters are facing new rules this week -- no more sleeping out and no more tacking up signs.
Hennepin Co. Board OKs Occupy Rules For PlazaThe Hennepin County Board has approved new restrictions on protesters who have been occupying a downtown Minneapolis government plaza for more than a month.
Trucks Restricted From Stillwater Lift BridgeStarting Thursday, some trucks will not be allowed across the Stillwater Lift Bridge.
Minn. Senate Votes To Lift Coal Plant RestrictionsMinnesota senators voted Thursday to lift restrictions on carbon dioxide emissions from coal production, with supporters of the bill calling it a necessary step to keep up with growing energy needs.
Senators Want E-Ticket FreedomThe Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee is examining a bill that would take away restrictions on e-tickets or paperless tickets in Minnesota. The bill, Senate File 425, would make e-tickets transferable without having to return to the original organization that sold it.