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The beach along the eastside of the Big Island Nature Park.

Big Island Park gets a new chapter


DNR lifts burning restrictions in Cook, Lake counties

Fall colors continue to spread across Minnesota, now at 10-50%

Wildfire-related burning restrictions lifted in 14 Minnesota counties

Zebra mussels found in Smith Lake, connected lakes in Crow Wing County
Zebra mussels

Authorities say Greenwood Fire is 67% contained
Greenwood Fire fills the air with smoke and haze near Isabella.

2 horse diseases found in Minnesota

2 horse diseases found in Minnesota


Minnesota DNR certifies new catch-and-release northern pike record, muskie tie
Loosening of fire restrictions continues as crews fight northern Minnesota fires
Parts of Boundary Waters to reopen as crews work to contain northern Minnesota wildfires
Wildfires, smoke snuff out outdoor adventures across US
Recent rainfall improves Greenwood Fire conditions

Recent rainfall improves Greenwood Fire conditions


National Forest lands closing along Gunflint Trail due to ongoing wildfires
Wildfires force Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness to close immediately
How drought could affect fall color in Minnesota
Water restrictions set in east metro amid ongoing drought conditions

Greenwood Fire grows to around 2,000 acres; dozens of homes evacuated

Drought moves DNR to recommend water restrictions for more than 500 Minnesota cities

How the drought and heat are impacting swimmer's itch this summer


Cities implement water restrictions amid drought warning


No water falling from iconic Minnesota waterfall


UPDATE: Storms move across Minnesota, Wisconsin
Little Falls man dies in single-vehicle crash
Local chiropractor convicted of felony indecent exposure after 4 incidents

1 dead, 1 critically injured in Payne-Phalen neighborhood shooting


Man charged with murder in shooting at gas station in St. Paul's Battle Creek neighborhood

Wabasha Street Caves reopening under new ownership

New salary cap for cottage food producers allows Minnesotans 'to make a living wage'

Witness: Taliban hang dead body in Afghan city's main square

Judge changes direction, will require Chauvin to pay fees related to trial