Why Are The Leaves Changing Colors So Early In The Twin Cities?Summer is not officially over just yet, but leaves are starting to change colors -- and the change is starting somewhere you might not expect.
Discarded Geese Carcasses Found Along Minnesota RoadThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said it is investigating who discarded more than a dozen geese carcasses in a ditch along a busy road near the North Dakota state line.
Zebra Mussels Found In Roseville's McCarron LakeThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says it has found zebra mussels in McCarron Lake in Ramsey County.
Possible Cougar Sighting In BloomingtonSuspected cougar sightings have Bloomington residents on edge.
DNR: Zebra Mussels Discovered In Iron Range Mine PitThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is trying to figure out how damaging zebra mussels ended up in a mine pit on the Iron Range.
DNR Declines To Reconsider Dam Permits For PolyMet MineThe Minnesota DNR has denied requests to reconsider the tailings dam permits that it issued for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
DNR: Invasive Carp Found In Minnesota WatersThe Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the capture and detection of four invasive carp within the past several weeks in Minnesota waters.
Mama Bear, 4 Yearlings Return To Backyard In BrahamA mama bear and her four yearlings are back in a Braham backyard. Last year, the bear and her cubs also made an appearance. Marni Steltz says she is glad the family paid her another visit.
DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen Outguns Tim Walz In 1st Governor's Turkey HuntGov. Tim Walz braved the elements and joined a hunting party near Northfield for the first annual Governor's Turkey Hunt.
Funeral Held For DNR Conservation Officer Eugene WynnEugene Wynn, a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer, was laid to rest Friday.
Pine Co. Judge Heather Wynn Speaks Out About Loss Of Her Husband, DNR Officer Eugene WynnThe wife of a fallen Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Eugene Wynn is speaking out for the first time since her husband's death.
Sheriff: DNR Conservation Officer Eugene Wynn Dies Near Pine CityA Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer has died after an incident on Cross Lake in Pine City Friday evening.
DNR Calls All School Kids For Campout ChallengeCommissioner Sarah Strommen wants to fill as many state park campsites the first weekend of summer break.
Some Parks Could Be Closed For Months Due To Spring FloodingAs of right now, officials say it's unclear whether the parks will even be available for Memorial Day weekend.
Minnesota DNR Confirms Zebra Mussel Larvae In Red LakeZebra mussel larvae typically indicate the presence of a reproducing population of zebra mussels. No adult zebra mussels have been identified, but DNR research scientist Gary Montz says "the most reasonable conclusion" is that the larvae came from adult reproduction within the lake.