Consistent Heat, Drought Leads To Algae Overgrowth & Low Water Levels In Minnesota LakesThe MPCA says lake temperatures were reaching 70 degrees in early June, when lakes still should be spring-melt temperatures.
'It Looked Like A War Zone': 40 Years Ago, Tornado Tore From Lake Harriet To Har Mar MallNearly 40 years ago, the Twin Cities was hit by a tornado of epic proportions.
Minivan Hits Jogger, Crashes Into Lake Harriet After Driver Suffers Apparent Medical EmergencyA minivan driver suffered an apparent medical emergency late Thursday afternoon before hitting a pedestrian and crashing into Lake Harriet in south Minneapolis.
E. Coli Closes Beaches At Two Minneapolis LakesBad bacteria is shutting down some popular beaches in Minneapolis.
Good Samaritans Rescue Girl, Man Who Fell Out Of Canoe Into Lake HarrietThe Minneapolis Fire Department says two people were rescued by Good Samaritans on Lake Harriet Sunday morning.
Why Are Dead Fish Floating, Washing Ashore On Twin Cities Lakes?It's something the DNR calls fish kill. It typically happens when it's hot and after a lot of rain, where nutrient runoff enters a lake. It can also occur during spawning and from bacteria.
Top 10 Weather Day Enjoyed By Many Around Lake HarrietOn all nice days, you can find Barbara Farrell among the roses. As a retiree, she frequents Lake Harriet Rose Garden, strolling the rows of flowers while free of shoes and stress.
Hundreds Gather For 9/11 Memorial Concert At Lake HarrietHundreds came together in solidarity Tuesday night at Lake Harriet in Minneapolis on the 17th anniversary of 9/11.
Bat Found Near Lake Harriet Tested Positive For RabiesHealth officials are seeking to contact members of the public who might have had contact last week with a bat that tested positive for rabies.
Fish Consumption Guidelines Tightened For Lake Elmo, Lake HarrietThe Minnesota Department of Health is advising people not to eat any fish from Lake Elmo or any smallmouth bass from Lake Harriet under its updated fish consumption guidelines.
Minnesota's Art Shanty Projects On Lake HarrietThe Art Shanties are back, and this year they're on Lake Harriet.
Victorian-Inspired Ice House Struggling To Make It To Lake HarrietA 1,300-pound Victorian ice shanty should be on Lake Harriet, not here on 34th Avenue Northeast.
1 Zebra Mussel Confirmed In Lake Harriet, But No Treatment NecessaryThe Minnesota DNR says a single zebra mussel has been discovered in Minneapolis’ Lake Harriet.
Good Questions: Mosquito Repellent, Minnesota's 10,000 Lakes & MoreEvery Friday, Heather Brown takes a look at some of the Good Questions viewers have sent in throughout the week. This time, she takes a look at bug spray, catching foxes and Minnesota's 10,000 lakes.
Mpls. Officials: Fox Suspected Of Biting 2 Had RabiesMinneapolis city officials say the red fox suspected of biting two people near Lake Harriet this week has tested positive for rabies.