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Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
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Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hires new director
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Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
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Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
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Minnesota's unemployment rate holds steady
$2B Southwest light rail project cleared to begin construction
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November 15, 2018
Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia has died
WASHINGTON - A rare, two-headed snake that was found a few months ago in a suburban Virginia yard has died. Experts said it wasn't immediately...
20 hours 39 min ago
November 14, 2018
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Police in Milton, W. Va., had calls about suspicious-acting raccoons twice in as many days.
November 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
Wolf supporters file suit to protect species
Wolf supporters on Wednesday, Nov. 14, made good on a September pledge and filed suit to force the federal government to develop a broader recovery...
November 14, 2018 - 5:41pm
November 13, 2018
Newly arrived wolf dies on Isle Royale
ISLE ROYALE, Mich. - One of four wolves captured in Minnesota and relocated to Isle Royale in Lake Superior has died, and National Park Service...
November 13, 2018 - 12:42pm
November 12, 2018
Paradise has burned to the ground, and officials now try to pick up the pieces
More than two dozen residents of the retirement community burned to death in cars, in homes, and on foot; more than 200 people still unaccounted...
November 12, 2018 - 9:16pm
As death toll climbs from California fires, investigators face grim task of finding remains
In the devastating aftermath of the deadliest wildfire to hit California in 85 years, authorities are struggling with a grim task: Searching...
November 12, 2018 - 7:08am
November 9, 2018
At least nine dead, Paradise 'pretty much destroyed' as wildfire rages in Northern California
A destructive and fast-moving wildfire erupted in northern California on Thursday morning, spreading rapidly because of mix howling winds and...
November 9, 2018 - 7:07am
November 8, 2018
New Yorkers feeling 'crushed' after Central Park's beloved Mandarin duck goes missing
The Mandarin duck was minding his own business on a pond in New York's Central Park when, with the snap of a few viral pictures, he became a...
November 8, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 1, 2018
St. Paul zoo welcomes orphaned mountain lion cubs
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul's Como Zoo is now home to two recently orphaned mountain lion cubs. The cubs, who arrived at the zoo on Oct. 30, come from...
November 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
October 31, 2018
Students discover 6,000-year-old stone ax at Mount Vernon
About 6,000 years ago, a precious stone ax that had been skillfully carved and shaped by Native Americans was lost on a ridge over looking the Potomac River in Virginia. The ax, about seven inches long, had been hewed and smoothed and was narrowed at one end where a wooden handle...
October 31, 2018 - 3:04pm
October 22, 2018
The eerie song of Antarctica - melting
Research published last week by the American Geophysical Union documents a chaotic, low-frequency hum across the Ross Ice Shelf - a platform...
October 22, 2018 - 12:35pm
October 21, 2018
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
ON LAKE MICHIGAN - On a sunny July morning, a group of teenagers gathered in a circle aboard a 71-foot research vessel named the Neeskay. The...
October 21, 2018 - 5:15am
October 18, 2018
A fall fairytale: Scientists hang 500 birdhouses to study boreal chickadees
FORBES, Minn. — It was a fairytale in the Sax-Zim bog on Wednesday, Oct. 17. A beautiful solitude held still, with rolling mounds of moss...
October 18, 2018 - 8:27pm
October 12, 2018
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
GRAND FORKS—Although the air remains relatively clean in North Dakota and Minnesota, according to each state's division of air quality,...
October 12, 2018 - 9:01am
October 9, 2018
Expert dispels 5 common wolf myths ahead of International Wolf Symposium
ST. PAUL — L. David Mech is the alpha male of the wolf world. That is, if such a thing existed. Mech, 81, of St. Paul, has spent about...
October 9, 2018 - 9:02pm