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.
Trains carry a variety of hazardous materials. First responders have to be ready for all of them.
Environmentalists want oil companies to reduce volatile gasses in Bakken crude before it ships. State regulators say their new approach is cheaper for the industry and improves safety.
Genetically modified corn pollen carried on the wind can contaminate organic corn fields and cost farmers thousands. One breeder says he's created an organic corn that rejects foreign pollen.
Gov. Mark Dayton said traffic congestion caused by trains blocks railroad crossings and emergency vehicles. He proposes $330 million in railroad taxes over 10 years to fund projects.
The north metro area has already seen a few small wildfires, and the DNR expects the wildfire threat to increase over the weekend.
The Department of Natural Resources is reminding anglers to remove fish houses and garbage from lakes before the ice melts.
Drones are on duty, quietly policing the sprawling U.S. borders. Here's a look inside the drone operation headquartered at Grand Forks Air Force Base.
A Florida drone company will start building small unmanned aircraft in North Dakota.
Michael Strand makes clay cups and then trades them for other cups people bring to his art exhibitions. His art helps people share their stories.
Preliminary findings by Minnesota and South Dakota researchers show a potential risk to monarch butterflies when neonicotinoids are used in plants near milkweed.
Thomas Bearson, whose body was found five miles from a party in Fargo where he was last seen, did not die of a drug or alcohol overdose, police said.