|Hiller Auction Service|
|Up for grabs.|
|NerdWallet name checks Fort Snelling State Park|
|kla4067 on Flickr|
|It's easy to forget in February, but green things really do grow here.|
|Commercial fishermen hold Asian carp caught March 1 in Mississippi River near Winona. From left to right, the fish are grass carp, silver carp, and bighead carp.|
|Fergus Falls Daily Journal|
|Blake Buck and his buddy came up with a proposal for the ages.|
|DNR Facbook Page|
|Interstate State Park is open and enticing.|
Well, it's all over now. And starting this morning, the Department of Natural Resource's online campsite reservation system will boot back up. All the choicest spots for Fourth of July weekend 2012 are unclaimed and ready to be snatched.More »
The folks at Science Buzz say the sun spewed forth a mighty belch of solar particles yesterday, and they're expected to bombard the Earth tonight for a major display of the northern lights.
Wikipedia The northern lights, at another time, in another place (Alaska).
The spooky yet awesome light show is pretty common Up North, but it ought to be visible with the naked eye across a lot of Minnesota tonight -- if the sky is clear, and you can get away from city lights.More »
|The new voodoo lily at MN Zoo|
Amorphophallus konjac--also known as Voodoo lily or Devil's tongue--landed at the zoo on Tuesday and is expected to bloom within the next few days. You don't want to miss this, because when it does, the air will be filled with the rotting scent of death.
"I read one thing that says it smells like Hannibal Lecter's compost pile on a hot afternoon," says Kim Thomas, horticulture supervisor at the Minnesota Zoo.More »
Rob MacIntrye made an unpleasant discovery late last week: The wooded area near his north Minneapolis house was being used as a dump site for bodily fluids.
Photo by Hellochris, Flickr. Try not to think about how long the containers had been sitting there.
It's not that someone had merely been using the forest as a toilet. That would have been far less disgusting. MacIntyre actually found a hoard of various containers filled with urine.More »