City Of St. Paul, Partners Announce App To Help Combat Plastic Pollution In Mississippi RiverIn an attempt to combat plastic pollution along the Mississippi River, cities such as St. Paul, Saint Louis, and Baton Rouge are promoting the smartphone app Marine Debris Tracker.
'Adopt A Storm Drain': Tackling Tons Of Trash To Protect Minnesota WaterwaysAs the snow melts, trash left behind during the winter starts to make its way towards our waterways.
Mississippi River Cities Join Project To Map Plastic LitterCities along the Mississippi River will take part in a global system to determine where plastic pollution comes from and how it ends up in waterways as a first step toward solving the problem, officials said Wednesday.
Woman, Dog Safe After Mississippi River Ice RescueOfficials said a woman and her dog were safely rescued from the ice on the Mississippi River Saturday.
Driver, 19, Dies After Car Goes Off-Road, Crashes Into Mississippi RiverA 19-year-old man died early Sunday morning after the car he was driving went off-road northwest of the Twin Cities and crashed in the Mississippi River.
Man Survives 16 Hours Lost In Northwestern Minn. Wilderness Thanks To His DogThe man told his rescuers that he fell into the Mississippi River at one point, and had to cuddle up with his dog overnight to keep warm. He suffered some minor frostbite in the ordeal.
Hundreds Get Rare View Of The Iconic Mississippi River While Levels Are Lowered For InspectionsHundreds of people have gotten a unique look at the Mississippi River the last few days. It's an opportunity that hasn't happened in over a decade.
Teen Helps Save Man Who Fell Down Mississippi River Bluff In MinneapolisThe kindness of a teenager helped save the day for a man who fell down a Mississippi River bluff in south Minneapolis Wednesday.
'Totally Different River Landscape': Mississippi River In DT Minneapolis Being Drawn Down TemporarilyThe Mississippi River in downtown Minneapolis is being drawn down this week, revealing a landscape similar to how the river looked long ago.
Masked Man Arrested After Stealing Houseboat Off Nicollet Island In MinneapolisMinneapolis police say a masked man stole a motor-less houseboat on the Mississippi River near downtown Sunday morning.
Recovery Effort Continues For Plane, Pilot, 2 Passengers In Washington CountySearch teams believe the plane is located in a water-filled quarry on Grey Cloud Island, south of Mooers Lake and north of the Mississippi River.
Body Of Isaac Childress III, 6, Recovered From Mississippi River In MinneapolisAfter nearly two days of searching, the body of 6-year-old Isaac Childress III was pulled Monday morning from the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis.
Search Continues For Missing 6-Year-Old Boy On Mississippi River In Mpls.The search continues Sunday for a missing child on the Mississippi River after a reported water emergency Saturday evening.
Crews Search For Swimmer Missing In Mississippi River In St. PaulCrews are searching for a missing swimmer Tuesday night in St. Paul.
Hastings Shuts Off Lights For Upcoming Mayfly HatchEach summer, mayflies lay their eggs in the Mississippi river. Though they only live for about a day, the millions of bugs leave behind a mess, especially around bright lights.