The State Department's response was only 8 paragraphs long.
Environmental groups have urged Gov. Tim Walz to reject it.
The group became stranded after storms on Friday night.
The Twinflowers estate is one of the most coveted locations in northern Minnesota.
A bevy of Minnesota artists have been announced for the Duluth festival.
Two Minnesota congressmen were on hand for the signing.
The magnificent beast had a hankering for salt lick.
Tom Landwehr will continue the fight against the Twin Metals mining project.
The first-come, first-served reservation system was overwhelmed.
It's a significant discovery by a group of university and national park researchers.
The Forest Service had sought to protect 234,000 acres of forest from mining exploration.
The area would make more money from tourism in the long-term, it says.
The 75-year-old went under while trying to right his canoe.
Joseph Fedick drowned when his canoe capsized on Sunday.
The 56 year old from Illinois pleaded guilty to misdemeanor DWI.
Authorities believe he's headed to northern Minnesota.
The American Rivers report highlights risk facing 2 prominent areas of Minnesota.
Huge house? Check. Access to the Boundary Waters? Check.
Lindsey has quite the story to tell.