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September 2, 2017
Edward Addy of Aurora, Minn., sits at the wheel of The Sandra Faye, a 40-foot Bayliner motor yacht. Edward and his wife, Becky, are planning a 12-to-14 month trip around parts of the U.S. on the vessel. Jerry Burnes / Mesabi Daily News
All aboard the Sandra Faye: Northern Minnesota couple attempting to take 12-month voyage around parts of U.S. in their motor yacht
September 2, 2017 - 10:54pm
August 23, 2017
Rescue crews work to extract a person from a vehicle about 6 p.m. Tuesday after a large vehicle plunged down a steep embankment into the Mississippi River near the Laurel Street Bridge in Brainerd. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
UPDATE: Woman arrested for DWI after dramatic rescue down steep Mississippi River bank
August 23, 2017 - 7:03pm
August 4, 2017
Child missing in river in St. Cloud dies
August 4, 2017 - 3:55pm
July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
July 20, 2017
Divers finish pulling the vehicle from the water Thursday afternoon, July 20, 2017, in Red Wing. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
July 20, 2017 - 2:58pm
July 14, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Paul Twedt, left, and Michael Anderson are paddling over 1,200 miles as Adventure Stewards to promote a "leave a positive trace" ethic in the outdoors. They have paddled the Namekagon and St. Croix Rivers to the confluence with the Mississippi River, and now are completing the Minnesota River, before taking on the Mississippi River in Minnesota. They are picking up garbage along the way, about 100 pounds per day on average.
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Three rivers, one goal: Paddlers promote ‘positive trace ethic’ by cleaning up litter
July 14, 2017 - 7:17pm
July 6, 2017
Brad Carlson with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries staff in Spicer caught this American Eel in a trapnet in Cottonwood Lake in Lyon County while doing routine fish survey work. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR.
An unusual catch in Cottonwood Lake: An American Eel
July 6, 2017 - 3:57pm
June 13, 2017
A houseboat sinks into the Mississippi River at Harriet Island in St. Paul,  Monday, June 12, 2017. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'I still wake up crying' Sunken houseboat sets off legal dispute over removal
June 13, 2017 - 8:41am
June 11, 2017
The land owned by Rev. James "Mac" Hammond and Rev. Lynne Hammond stood in stark contrast to surrounding property in September. Crow Wing County Land Services ordered the Hammonds to restore the property by planting trees and shrubs and spreading native seeds. (Chelsey Perkins / Forum News Service)
Megachurch pastors ordered to restore shoreline after clearing trees along Mississippi
June 11, 2017 - 5:34pm
April 26, 2017
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
April 26, 2017 - 5:35pm
April 10, 2017
Missing New Hope man identified in Mississippi River recovery
April 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
December 8, 2016
Your fleece jacket might be polluting the Mississippi River
December 8, 2016 - 10:34pm
October 6, 2016
Lindsay Marie Voltz
Missing northern Minnesota woman found dead
October 6, 2016 - 11:30am
July 12, 2016
The National Weather Service in Duluth map include rainfall totals from this seemingly endless thunderstorm and rain with about 7 inches of rain in some parts of the lakes area. (National Weather Service graphic)
NWS warns of 'catastrophic flood' for areas of Minnesota
July 12, 2016 - 9:51am
October 27, 2015
National Geographic to visit Mississippi River cities
October 27, 2015 - 9:55pm
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