Standing Water

What Our Firefly & Mosquito Booms Have In CommonThe glow of a firefly is much more appreciated than the sound of a mosquito buzzing around your head. But Dr. Susan Weller, director of the Bell Museum, says the reason we're seeing more of each bug this summer could be one in the same. "Our very cold spring slowed down the development of our early summer fireflies, so they're emerging now," Weller said.
Clay County Car Crash Victim ID'dThe Minnesota State Patrol identified Eileen Johnson, 87, of Pelican Rapids, Minn., as the victim who drowned after a vehicle went off the road and into open water in northwestern Minnesota Friday night.