Sheriff: 1 Killed, 10 Arrested, 518 Calls For Service Over 4th Of July Weekend In Barron CountyAuthorities in Barron County had a busy Fourth of July weekend.
Fireworks Injuries Were Relatively Low In The Twin Cities This Year Despite Anticipated UptickFireworks injuries were relatively low in the Twin Cities this year despite an expected uptick due to more private displays in the wake of numerous COVID-19 cancelations.
St. Louis County Sheriff's Office Responds To 3 Water Emergency Calls On 4th Of JulyThe St. Louis County Sheriff's Office responded to three water emergency calls on the Fourth of July, officials say.
'We Had To Do Something': Ham Lake, Forest Lake Take Different Approaches To July 4th CelebrationsDespite fireworks cancellations across Minnesota, the Ham Lake City Council voted unanimously to let the show go on at Lion's Park.
'We're Young And Healthy': Pandemic Not On The Minds Of Some 4th Of July Revelers On Lake MinnetonkaWith many official events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, people still got out in the hot weather to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday on Lake Minnetonka.
Fourth Of July Tips: How To Help Your Pet Stay Safe During Fireworks ShowsFor pets, the boom of the firework isn't something they're used to - and can be very unnerving.
Ham Lake To Go Ahead With Traditional Fourth Of July Fireworks DisplayThe pandemic has taken the sizzle out of many Fourth of July celebrations. But city council members in one town voted unanimously to go ahead with a traditional fireworks display.
Lakeside Restaurants Taking Extra Safety Precautions For Holiday Crowds During The PandemicThere’s no surprise that businesses on the Minnesota lakes will see some of their largest crowds of customers this holiday weekend.
Wisconsin Health Officials: Stay Home July Fourth To Avoid InfectionWisconsin health officials urged people Thursday to spend the Fourth of July weekend at home as coronavirus infections surge in the state.
Minnesota DNR: Fire Dangers High This Weekend In Northeastern MNThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is cautioning residents and visitors in northeastern Minnesota to be aware of elevated fire conditions this holiday weekend.
Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During PandemicThe COVID-19 pandemic forced many events to cancel, but as Gov. Tim Walz eased restrictions last week, one town northwest of the metro quickly organized a celebration.
Roseville Cancels Fourth Of July Fireworks, Rose ParadeThere’ll be less Fourth of July fireworks in the Twin Cities this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minnesota Twins Could Start Season On July 4 After MLB Owners Reportedly Approve ProposalIt appears the Minnesota Twins could be playing ball as soon as July 4 after Major League Baseball owners reportedly approved a proposal for the players' union. Games this season, however, will look very different.
Illnesses Reported Over July 4th Weekend Potentially Linked To Lake MinnetonkaHennepin County Public Health is investigating several reports of illness possibly connected to Big Island in Lake Minnetonka.
Boat Sales On The Rise Across MinnesotaFourth of July weekend means plenty of Minnesotans are busy with their boats. But it's also a busy time for those selling them.