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UN panel: Tools, tech exist to limit greenhouse gas emissions

“We are at a crossroads," said the panel's chair.

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As fish house deadlines approach, how much trash will anglers leave behind?

"It can shed a negative light on all anglers if some are leaving a mess."

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UN report: What we can do to avoid worst of climate change's impacts

The comprehensive report lays out the path we can take to help make things better.

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U of M study: Minnesota winters could be 11 degrees warmer by 2100

The study provides more detailed information on how temperatures and precipitation will change throughout Minnesota.

A Black Bear wandering through grass.

Man sentenced for dumping beheaded bear on city property

He pleaded guilty to illegal transport of big game and wanton waste.

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Update: Authorities find owner of abandoned, scorched snowmobile

There wasn't much left beyond the frame and a few other large, metal parts.

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Popular Minneapolis Boat Show returns in January

It's the longest-running boat show in the region.

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MN lakes have 2 fewer weeks of ice cover versus 50 years ago

The cascading effects of the warming climate threaten the state's valuable outdoors.

Franconia Sculpture Park - Lorie Shaull - Flickr

5 outdoor destinations to explore around the Twin Cities

There's something for everyone on this list.

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Take a hike! Free admission to MN State Parks on Black Friday

The annual promotion returns for the seventh year in a row.

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Large buck illegally shot with crossbow in city limits, DNR investigating

The animal's antlers were removed and its carcass left on the side of the road.