Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Goes To The CowsThe Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge is a recreation destination. But this summer, some of the biggest animals there are cows. About an hour north of the Twin Cities, the refuge is more than 30,000 acres of oak savanna and wetlands. But some invasive plant species are threatening to change this habitat. So they're trying a new way to control the undesirable plants, letting cows eat them.
Fridays Just Got Funkier: Keep An Eye Out For Free, Hidden ArtDo you like treasure hunting? If so, you should check out Free Art Fridays. It's a Twin Cities version of an international trend. Artists hide small works, and if you find it, you keep it.
Swanky Radisson Blu Hotel Opens At MOAThe Radisson Blu hotel, connected to the Mall of America, is now open. The first guests checked in Friday morning, and the staff of 185 is trained and ready.
Minnesotans Hunt For St. Paul Winter Carnival MedallionTuesday marks the 10th day of the St. Paul Winter Carnival treasure hunt and people were out in force. They are looking for the medallion in what appears to be a hot spot: Cherokee Park.
Minnesota’s Top Trucker Dishes On Bad Drivers When the Minnesota Trucking Association picks its top driver every year, safety is a big consideration.
Mpls. Gets Revved Up For Bike ShowEven though it’s going to be an icy weekend, you can still dream about spring at the Minneapolis Convention Center!
Buck Hill Lays Out Its Own Landing Bag, Skiers Flip OutKids on winter break have something new to do – hit a big jump at Buck Hill without the risk of a botched landing.
Prison Compost Program Puts Worms To WorkThe Minnesota Correctional Facility in Stillwater has been feeding more than 1,600 people a day, three meals a day.
Afton Alps Ready For Vail MakeoverAfton Alps was created in 1963 by three local farmers, and over the decades thousands of Minnesotans have skied and worked there.
Veteran Recalls Pearl Harbor, Being A Japanese-American SoldierIt was 71 years ago Friday that Japan attacked the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor. That attack brought America into World War II, and there are still veterans with us who were in Hawaii that day.
Mpls. Group Nominated For Best Children’s AlbumGrammy nominations for some big-name musicians have already been announced, but one of the categories they didn't announce on TV is Best Children's Album. One of the nominated groups for the category happens to be two Minneapolis residents.
Researchers: Emerald Ash Borer Killing Wasp Is ‘Extremely Cold Tolerant’ At the University of Minnesota they're studying small wasps to see if they'll survive a Minnesota winter.
Jordan Schools Hire Chef To Make Tasty Healthy DishesNew federal guidelines are changing school lunch menus to reduce calories and include more vegetables. But a lot of kids don't like it. Some even boycotted school lunches. So, administrators in the Jordan school district got the message. They hired a chef to create healthy dishes kids will like.
Cossetta In St. Paul Opens After Impressive RemodelCossetta's new building has been open for less than a week. Even though construction is not complete, people are lining up at the restaurant and store.
Runners Get Set For The 31st Annual Twin Cities Marathon An estimated 19,000 runners will hit the pavement Sunday for the 31st Annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon.