TWO HARBORS - Dozens of train cars with the Canadian National Railway have derailed in the city of Two Harbors.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRESS RELEASE, Tuesday) - The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and Carlton County would be permitted to go forward with a long-awaited land exchange under legislation passed today by the U.S. House of Representatives.
TRAVERSE CITY - Federal scientists say Great Lakes water levels are up sharply this year because of heavy rain and snow. But it's too early to declare an end to the slump that has affected most of the system since the late 1990s.
ST. PAUL (AP) - A long-awaited updated environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota has been delayed by last month's federal government shutdown.
SUPERIOR - And official with Skydive Superior clarified reports Tuesday about receiving money for helmet-cam video of Saturday's mid-air collision.
MADISON – Eleven Northwestern Wisconsin school districts will receive $1 million in National Forest Income funding in February thanks to a bipartisan effort to secure the funding in the last state budget.
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) - Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she's optimistic that Congress will pass a farm bill this year.
INTERNATIONAL FALLS - Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota is reopening to visitors, now that the federal government shutdown is over.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's only a temporary truce, but Congress has voted to end a 16-day government shutdown and to raise the government's borrowing limit.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has voted to avoid a financial default and reopen the government after a 16-day partial shutdown.