Choppers Ferry Injured In Nepal; New Mudslide Hits VillageTo help those affected by the tragedy in Nepal, visit UNICEF online.
Man Returning To Earthquake-Ravaged Nepal To Help His FamilyThe rescue effort in Nepal ramped up even more Monday after much needed supplies reached the earthquake-ravaged area.
Minnetonka Man Among Survivors In Nepal EarthquakeCrews continue to search for survivors following this weekend's deadly earthquake in south Asia. One man who was in Nepal during the earthquake was David Rhein from Minnetonka.
Minn.'s Nepalese Community Raising Funds For Quake VictimsMinnesota's Nepalese community is raising money to aid for victims of Saturday's massive earthquake in Nepal. The estimated magnitude 7.8 quake struck a heavily populated area, including the capital, Kathmandu.
Fmr. Soccer Pro Helps Bring Haiti Youth To Schwan's USA Cup Hundreds of soccer teams are in Blaine this weekend for what’s called the “largest youth sports event in the Western Hemisphere.” One team, however, has overcome more than most of us could imagine to get a shot to compete.
(Tiny) Earthquake (Barely) Rattles Minn.A rare earthquake struck western Minnesota early Friday, rattling ceiling tiles and prompting a few curious callers to phone 911 but going largely unnoticed by most of the sleeping public, authorities said.
Radioactive Material Detected In Minnesota AirTrace amounts of radioactive material have been found in air samples in St. Paul and two other locations, likely from the damaged nuclear power plants in Japan.
Increased Radioactivity Found In St. Paul Rain SampleThe impact of the badly damaged Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant in Japan is being felt in the Twin Cities. A slight increase of radiation levels were found in a rainwater sample taken in St. Paul.
Cargill Donating $250K To Second Harvest JapanCargill Inc. is donating $250,000 to Second Harvest Japan, a Tokyo-based food bank delivering food and supplies to survivors of the earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan.
Minn. Musicians Plan Japan Relief ConcertsTwin Cities musicians of all styles are teaming up for two concerts next week to benefit Japan earthquake and tsunami relief efforts.
Minn. Pork Board Aiding Disaster Relief In JapanThe Minnesota Pork Board is helping with disaster relief efforts in Japan.