On Earth Day, April 22, 2010, Cook County’s Dave and Amy Freeman of the Wilderness Classroom Organization began an 11,000 mile expedition, traveling across North America by kayak, canoe, and dog
Firefighters in northern Minnesota continue to battle a wildfire that started in August in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and continues to burn over nearly 145 square miles.
The Pagami Creek Fire remains at 92,682 acres and is 71% contained. Aircraft were able to keep the fire’s forward progress in check on Friday.
Fire danger across Minnesota currently ranges from high to extreme. This means that wildfires can easily start and spread quickly.
Minnesota officials Wednesday unexpectedly postponed prospecting for copper and other minerals on private lands near Ely, giving cabin owners and local residents six months to try to change state law
Private property owners from the Ely area will make a final appeal today to the state's top leaders to stop exploration for copper on their land, which lies in a part of the state cherished for its cl
The federally funded wolf-trapping effort in Minnesota that ran out of money and shut down Friday could be running again within days after the U.S.
Numerous special deer hunts are scheduled to take place at Minnesota state parks this fall.
The Pagami Creek Fire remains at 92,600 acres and is 71% contained.
Lodging tax revenues for August were up from the same month last year county-wide according to the latest report from the Cook County Auditor-Treasurer’s office.