January 1, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota officials are pushing ahead with a publicly financed $2.6 million renovation of the 100-year-old Governor’s Residence, making what they say are overdue fixes to a historically significant property worth about as much as the restoration will cost. Continue Reading
April 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
St. Paul police said concern for public safety led officers to shoot and kill a black bear roaming the Frogtown neighborhood. Continue Reading
March 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Local and national leaders on the front lines of the fight against Asian carp, Eurasian water milfoil and other aquatic invasive species will gather today and Tuesday in St. Paul. Continue Reading
November 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input on its proposed ruffed grouse long-range management plan. Citizens interested in grouse and the habitat that supports them can file comments online only through Monday, Dec. 19.
July 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
They came 507 miles by truck, 13 of them packed in small plastic pet crates, a flood-ravaged home behind them and a capital city before them.
The African penguins from Minot, N.D., waddled into their public display at Como Zoo in St. Paul on Thursday morning, just a few of the approximately 230 animals evacuated from the Roosevelt Park Zoo that now is under 4 to 14 feet of water. Continue Reading