MPRB: Harmful Blue-Green Algae Blooms At 3 Mpls. Lakes Are SubsidingThe Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board (MPRB) says conditions are improving for three Minneapolis lakes after blue-green algae blooms were detected in May.
Loppet Festival Organizers Amped Up Over Expected Mild WeekendThe Loppet Festival expects 10,000 people to join them skiing, snowshoeing and walking around Lake of the Isles Saturday night, especially with this weather expected to be so mild.
Sheriff: Body Pulled From Channel Off Bde Maka Ska, Investigation UnderwayAuthorities in Minneapolis say a body was recovered Tuesday morning from Bde Maka Ska.
Inside The Most Expensive Home On The Minneapolis MarketEver wonder what kind of home you could get in Minneapolis for $5.4 million? Well, look no further than 2427 E Lake of the Isles Parkway.
Mpls. Clearing Out Homeless Camp Near Lake Of The IslesEfforts are underway to clear out a homeless encampment that sits in the heart of one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Minneapolis.
Park Board: Winter Fish Kill Impacting Several Minneapolis LakesOfficials with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board say they’re finding evidence of winter fish kill on several city lakes.
Skiers Gearing Up For Minneapolis Luminary LoppetWe're less than two weeks away from the annual Luminary Loppet on Lake of The Isles. People were out on Lake of the Isles on Sunday to hatch ice for luminaria.
Body Pulled From Lake Of The Isles ID’d Officials have identified the name of the individual who died Monday after breaking through the ice on the channel between Lake Calhoun and Lake of the Isles.
Body Found In Lake Of The IslesAuthorities say they've pulled a body from Lake of the Isles Monday afternoon. Authorities said that the body was that of an adult male.
Minneapolis' 'Urban Orchard' Lets Folks Pick Unique Apples For FreeBe it SweeTango or Honeycrisp, certain apples make their way into every Minnesota orchard. But Sheila Mitchell also wanted something different. "I came from an apple background. I had a big orchard down in Jordan, Minnesota," Mitchell said. She already had the unusual setting, in the heart of Minneapolis, just feet from Lake of the isles. It is called "Urban Orchard."
Roseville Hosting World Bandy Championships Later This MonthA unique international competition will be played for the first time on U.S. soil later this month, right here in Minnesota. Think ice hockey meets field hockey. The game is called Bandy.
Minneapolis Gearing Up To Host City Of Lakes LoppetThe City of Minneapolis is getting ready to host one of its biggest events of the winter later this month, the City of Lakes Luminary Loppet.
Mild Weather Delays Opening Of Minneapolis Outdoor Skating RinksThere was optimism that skating rinks on Lake of the Isles would open on Monday. The Minneapolis Park Board's Robin Smothers said that part of the lake is shallow and had a solid coating of ice about a week ago. But mild weather isn't allowing ice to form.
City Of Lakes Loppet Festival: Biggest One YetIt's the last day to get outside and enjoy the City of Lakes Loppet Festival in Minneapolis. Organizers say this year has been the biggest one yet for the weekend event.
4 Weeks After Heart Attack, Rybak Skis In LoppetAs the lights glistened on Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis, skiers took part in a celebration of Minnesota winter. Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak was ready to slip on his ski boots. You would never know his last ski trip was almost his very last. "I did come a little closer to not being here than I'd probably ever want to," Rybak said. On Jan. 7, Rybak was skiing in Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis when he suffered a major heart attack.