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June 7, 2018
Minnesota state parks to offer free admission on Saturday
June 7, 2018 - 4:45pm
Dragonfly. Stock image
Is the dragonfly deluge normal or cause for concern?
June 7, 2018 - 3:37pm
June 6, 2018
 Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows through the Malama-Ki Forest Reserve as it approaches Kapoho-Kalapana Road on Hawaii’s Big Island, Pahoa, Hawaii.. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
River of lava destroys hundreds of homes in Hawaii, including one owned by mayor, officials say
June 6, 2018 - 7:31am
June 5, 2018
t5.31.18 Bob King -- 060118.N.DNT.LAKEWALKc1 -- The City of Duluth plans to fix this section of the Lakewalk in Canal Park — seen here on Thursday morning — that was destroyed during the last fall's big storm. Repairs could start as early as October. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Duluth Lakewalk restoration has $9 million price tag
June 5, 2018 - 7:56am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
June 2, 2018
"Backwaters are my natural habitat," said Greg Seitz on the backwaters of the St. Croix River near Scandia and Marine on St. Croix on Friday, June 1, 2018. Seitz has paddled nearly every inch of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway and plans to check his last 20 miles off this summer to mark the 50th anniversary of the riverway.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
St. Croix National Scenic Riverway celebrates 50 years
June 2, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 1, 2018
A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of level 12 of the Soudan Underground Mine State Park in Minnesota. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use. Clint Austin / Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota woman being treated after handling rabid bat
June 1, 2018 - 10:21pm
May 30, 2018
The fossil of Megachirella wachtleri. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of MUSE Science Museum, Trento, Italy
Scientists finally find the 240-million-year-old 'mother of all lizards'
May 30, 2018 - 1:58pm
May 29, 2018
The best way to survive lung cancer: Get a screening
May 29, 2018 - 5:08pm
Dr. Jonathan Bleeker  Submitted photo
New treatment boosts lung cancer survivability
May 29, 2018 - 5:05pm
DNR cautions lakeshore property owners on hydraulic jet use
May 29, 2018 - 4:10pm
May 25, 2018
Authorities aren't sure what, exactly, this wolflike creature is that was shot in Montana. MUST CREDIT: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park - Region 4.
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
May 25, 2018 - 12:33pm
May 24, 2018
A closer look at part of the soil of the bog that has made its home in front of the Legionville School Safety Patrol Training Center.
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Moving bog on northern Minnesota lake a slow slog
May 24, 2018 - 9:18pm
The Avenue of Flags leading up to Mount Rushmore will be revamped in a major renovation project at the park that will start this fall.  Photo courtesy of National Park Service
Mount Rushmore to undergo facelift, but not the faces themselves
May 24, 2018 - 7:18pm
Bear saunters into Twin Cities neighborhood, prompts warning from city
May 24, 2018 - 6:50pm
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