Minnesota River

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Kayaking family of 4 rescued after becoming stuck in downed tree

They're "lucky to be alive," a DNR conservation officer said.

MN River backwaters 2019 (left) and 2021 (right)

10 photos that show how bad the drought is in Minnesota

Waterfalls are running dry and crops are brown.

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Viral video: Bystanders rescue driver as truck teeters over MN River bridge

The bridge appeared to be ice-covered when the driver crashed and nearly went over the edge of the bridge.

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Body found floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee is identified

The 63-year-old was identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

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Body found floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee

Efforts to identify the deceased are underway.

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No charges against officers who fatally shot suspect after raft standoff

The 24-year-old suspect allegedly fired shots at numerous law enforcement officers.

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Armed robbery suspect shot dead on MN River identified as 24-year-old

The 24-year-old is accused of firing on police first.

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Minnesota bracing for possible significant spring flooding

The best-case scenario will be little snow and a stretch of dry, warm conditions.

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Boat found partially-submerged in river may have been dumped

The boat was found on the Minnesota River in Shakopee.

Flood warnings as rivers rise in southern MN; more storms coming

Another round of strong/severe storms is expected later Monday.

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Flooding shuts down one of MN's most-visited state parks

Nearly every trail is inaccessible at this point.

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Flood warnings issued for metro area ahead of rapid snowmelt

The guys from the Way Over Our Heads podcast have the situation covered.

Snowy February increased spring flood threat in Minnesota

It we go from cold to warm in a hurry it will only increase the flood threat.

Power lines hanging dangerously close to Minnesota River

Boaters are urged to use extreme caution in the Belle Plaine area.

Police seek answers in Burnsville mother's death

Elizabeth Perrault had been missing for several months.

Burnsville human remains found encased in 500lbs of ice

The death is suspicious, with investigators saying the victim didn't drown.

These 18 rivers have 'very high' water levels right now

River flooding has already started in south-central Minnesota.

Minnesota's namesake river is a mess

A new study from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency found several water quality issues.