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Get Growing: Planting 2nd crops, dealing with the heat wave


DNR issues temporary ban on transferring farmed deer amid CWD concerns

Risky, impatient climbers bring danger to US highest peak
This Aug. 27, 2014, file photo shows a view of one of the faces of North America's tallest peak, then-named Mount McKinley, in Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Rangers who keep an eye on North America's highest mountain peak say they are seeing impatient and inexperienced climbers take more risks and put their lives and other climbers in danger In 2021.

Law enforcement officials urge safety while boating over Memorial Day weekend

US agency loosens mask guidance for summer campers
This Thursday, June 4, 2020 file photo shows a row of cabins at a summer camp in Fayette, Maine. On Friday, May 28, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted guidance saying kids at summer camps can skip wearing masks outdoors, with some exceptions. Children who aren’t fully vaccinated should still wear masks outside when they’re in crowds or in sustained close contact with others – and when they are inside, and fully vaccinated kids need not wear masks indoors or outside, the CDC says.

Genetically modified salmon head to US dinner plates
In this image provided by AquaBounty Technologies Inc., company CEO Sylvia Wulf, poses for a photo with processing associates Skyler Miller, back left, and Jacob Clawson with genetically modified salmon from the company's indoor aquaculture farm, Wednesday, May 26, 2021, in Albany, Ind. These are the first such altered animal to be cleared for human consumption in the United States.

Get Growing: Gardening questions answered

Get Growing: Gardening questions answered


Wisconsin DNR board starts wolf hunt revision process
DNR concerns grow following new reports of chronic wasting disease
UPDATE: BWCAW fire reduced to 950 acres
Minnesotans take to the water for fishing opener
Minnesotans set to cast lines for fishing opener this weekend

Minnesotans set to cast lines for fishing opener this weekend


Complete 2021 fishing opener guide
Drone video shows endangered whales appearing to embrace
Demand for kayaks, canoes exceeding supply as more people buy permits for Boundary Waters
Fire weather watch issued for Thursday for majority of state

2 bald eagles found shot dead in northern Minnesota

'A picture of beauty during this difficult week': Cherry blossoms blooming in Como Park

More Minnesota counties added to spring restrictions

New CWD infection found in Beltrami County


MNICS: Over 500 wildland fires across Minnesota, 20K acres burned since start of March


DNR clears up confusion, says May 15 is fishing opener


Red Wing sees 75 mph wind gusts, damage from recent storm
Drivers facing detours all over the metro this weekend
Hopkins police searching for suspect in assault on LRT Trail

Softball coach gives birth to daughter in backseat of SUV with help of assistant coach



UPDATE: 1 dies after shooting outside Minneapolis' Shiloh Temple

Drought-like conditions result in watering bans around Minnesota

Minnesota baseball player gifted new prosthetic arm

Olympic pool coming to north Minneapolis; organization working to reduce drownings