Minnesota In 'Drought Warning' Phase, DNR SaysThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the state has entered a "drought warning" phase, as 52% of the state is experiencing severe drought conditions, and 4% is in an extreme drought.
Air Quality Alert Extended Until Saturday For Northern, Northwestern MNThe orange category indicates that the air is unhealthy for sensitive groups, such as older adults and those with chronic respiratory conditions.
Minnetrista Residents Embracing Extended Water Restrictions For Public Safety's SakeThe drought has forced several Minnesota towns to impose some form of watering restrictions. But one in particular has been locked into a full-on ban for weeks.
'The Perfect Storm' Causing Minnesota Lake Weeds To Run AmokOn the shores of Lake Minnetonka, there's something lurking underneath the surface that's driving lake lovers crazy, and keeping others busy.
More Closures In BWCAW As Wildfires Burn Across Canadian BorderParts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness will close Saturday due to wildfires in Canada, the U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday.
MN Weather: Parts Of State Now Experiencing ‘Extreme’ Drought Conditions, Something Not Seen Since 2013Drought conditions have worsened significantly across the state in the last week, according to an update from the U.S. Drought Monitor.
In Response To Worsening Drought, Walz Requests Emergency Grazing On Conservation LandsGov. Tim Walz has requested emergency aid from federal officials to help Minnesota farmers and ranchers impacted by the worsening drought.
Minnesota Weather: Heat Wave On Horizon After Wednesday's Coveted RainfallThe rain just kept pouring in parts of Minnesota and Western Wisconsin Wednesday night.
'Suspicious' Wildfire In Beltrami County Prompts Multi-Agency ResponseMore than 80 firefighters, multiple aircraft and at least five government agencies responded to a wildfire in northern Minnesota Tuesday that authorities are now calling "suspicious."
How Do Wildfires Impact Sunsets And Sunrises?How do we get such vibrant sunsets and sunrises? And how are wildfires impacting them? Jeff Wagner learned when you'll need to get your camera ready.
How Should We Protect Our Eyes From The Sun? And Which Sunglasses Work Best?
Minnesota Weather: Rain, Severe Weather Chance For Much Of The WeekThe good news? We have rain on the way. The bad news? We could be dealing with severe weather at times in parts of Minnesota.
Dry Air, Lightning To Blame For Latest Minnesota WildfiresThe fires range in size from 62 acres to one-tenth of an acre, the largest being the Delta fire.
Dry Weather Could Impact Canning Production For Sweet Corn, PeasFarmers grow a lot of sweet corn and peas, but that production will likely be down this year.
Minnesota Weather: Cooler, Drier Air Moves In After Rain Graces Drought-Stricken StateThe development of thunderstorms is expected around 4 p.m. Tuesday in the metro area and southern Minnesota.