Democrats in the Minnesota House and Senate are looking for new ways to collect money. If their latest plan passes, that glass of water from your kitchen faucet may be getting more expensive.
With all the ice and snow melting over the past few weeks, there has been plenty of water to wash away on our streets.
Minnesota is known as the “Land of Ten Thousand Lakes.” But the DNR says the state’s water supply is becoming a concern.
Crews have recovered the bodies of two men who died after their snowmobile went into Lake Superior near Madeline Island.
A snowmobiler went underwater just off Point Road in Bayport, Minn., Saturday morning and his condition is unknown at this time, police say.
The city of Minneapolis is releasing an early estimate for the cost of a huge water main break that sent water rushing through downtown.
New research shows a compound found in popular anti-bacterial soaps, cosmetics and toothpastes is creating toxins in Minnesota lakes and rivers.
Officials say Minneapolis has fully restored water service after a 3-foot water main was ruptured in downtown last week.
A Mississippi River houseboat took on water this morning and will now be removed at the owner’s expense, according to authorities.
Water service will be restored for all customers who were affected by Thursday’s water main break in Minneapolis.
State health officials are sampling water at several buildings in downtown Minneapolis to make sure it’s safe following Thursday’s massive water main break.
Tuesday’s cold weather didn’t stop a bunch of neighbors from jumping in their lake near Faribault, as part of a fundraiser to clean up Circle Lake, getting rid of carp and weeds.
Water levels on the drought-plagued Mississippi River are expected to keep dropping over the next several weeks, according to a new forecast Wednesday that comes amid worries that barge traffic soon could be squeezed along a key stretch of the vital shipping corridor.
Residents in Mounds View, Minn. are dealing with low to no water pressure after a water main broke in the city.
When temperatures climbed to just below 60 degrees Monday, one might have forgotten it was the middle of November.
More children and teenagers are drinking sports drinks like Gatorade and Powerade, instead of soda. While that may sound like a good thing, new research from the University of Minnesota shows in most cases it’s not a better option.
More than half of the U.S. has been a designated disaster zone due to widespread drought, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture says it’s the most severe and expensive drought in 25 years.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says tests find bacterial levels are safe at Big Sandy Lake near McGregor.
In the race to keep our lawns looking green and alive, it takes a lot of water.
WCCO would like to thank everyone who helped provide water to the residents of Duluth, Minn. and Superior, Wis. after flooding hit that area.
Heat-related deaths are preventable, but every year many people succumb to extreme heat. With a high temperature in the 90s expected Wednesday, here’s some tips on how to beat the heat.
At Big Sandy Lake, the water is up 6 feet, 6 inches and it’s still rising. The lake can’t drain into the Mississippi River as it usually does, because the river is swollen from last week’s storms.
Water is the theme in today’s video smackdown. Gooseberry Falls vs. Wedding Party Plunge!
The flood in the area near Duluth, Minn. and Superior, Wis. have been devastating to those that live and travel in there.
A water advisory has been canceled in West St. Paul, which allows residents to once again drink the tap water.