A national union leader says he plans to turn up the heat on American Crystal Sugar over the lockout of 1,300 union workers.
A push for action against zebra mussels, directed at the DNR, is creating friction between lake property organizations and department officials.
Citizens and local governments are joining the effort to slow the spread of the unwanted plants and animals.
While much of Minnesota is a bit soggy after a great deal of rain, the northwestern part of the state is seeing drought conditions take hold.
Some crop damage is already reported and experts say unless widespread rain falls this week, the area could soon be in severe drought.
An advocacy group in northwestern Minnesota plans to expand citizen monitoring of pesticide drift. Next week, the White Earth Pesticide Action Network will train volunteers to use the monitoring equipment.
Minnesota boaters face increased penalties starting Sunday if they violate aquatic invasive species laws.
Legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives is raising concern about potential development in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
Crews from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are in Duluth and surrounding communities this week inspecting flood damage.
Trish Cameron comes from a strong Catholic tradition. But after losing her job at a Catholic school for challenging the church's position on same sex-marriage, Cameron now prays for healthy dialogue on a "closed and painful" topic.
Hundreds of locked-out American Crystal Sugar Co. workers have rejected a contract offer for the third time.
Officials in Fargo-Moorhead are expected to approve the first home buyouts Thursday to make way for a proposed Red River flood diversion channel.
A college nickname and property taxes are two big issues in the N.D. primary.
Talks between American Crystal Sugar and locked-out workers ended Friday with no movement toward breaking the 10-month impasse.
American Crystal Sugar and its locked out union workers will meet again today in an effort to restart contract talks.
Minnesota's Farm Service Agency director said she's pleased with participation in recent Conservation Reserve Program signup.