As farmers and Gov. Mark Dayton argue over enforcing buffer strips along public streams and lakes, Otter Tail County officials are finding success with a local, low-key approach.
Bees last year died at a rate nearly double what beekeepers consider acceptable. A lethal parasite is a culprit in backyard colony deaths.
Oil cars on a BNSF train were burning Wednesday near Heimdal, N.D. No injuries were reported. Gov. Dayton said the accident reinforces the need to boost Minnesota's rail safety.
Two generations of a Red River Valley family find that organic and conventional farming can coexist on the family farm.
A northern Minnesota college is using a federal grant to encourage high school students to consider working in the unmanned aircraft industry.
Now that the state Department of Natural Resources has used chemicals to kill zebra mussels in Christmas Lake, local officials want to keep them out by requiring clean boats.
Voters chose Tim Mahoney over businessman Brad Wimmer to replace Dennis Walaker, who died in December while battling cancer.
A few Minnesota farmers are testing what may be a better way to irrigate fields and manage water in a changing climate. It may also trigger conflicts.
R.J. Zavoral & Sons construction misled federal officials in order to land a contract on the Heartsville Coulee Diversion project, the U.S. Attorney for Minnesota said.
Minnesota manufacturers are turning to robots to help ease a labor shortage. They're especially helpful to companies in small towns.
Weekend rain could ease fire danger in Minnesota, but any relief will only be temporary.
The Detroit Lakes City Council has approved a controversial $11 million development over the objections of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The agency is weighing its next step.
State officials say the lakeside project is too big for the space and will lead to environmental problems. The Detroit Lakes City Council takes up the issue Tuesday.
Flood insurance premiums in a one south Moorhead neighborhood were as high as $4,700 a year.
The bill provides exemptions for unmanned aircraft patrolling the U.S.-Canadian border and drones used in cases of imminent danger, an environmental or weather catastrophe or for research.