First responders practice challenging rescues in the Great River Passage

October 15, 2018Related News

A brisk fall morning on the Mississippi River, the Minnesota Aviation Rescue Team (MART) conducted one of their many helicopter and water rescue trainings at Hidden Falls Regional Park. This unique intergovernmental partnership between the Minnesota State Patrol’s Aviation Division and the Saint Paul Fire Department has been in place since 2011. Most of the … Read More

Imagine a day without water. Imagine a day without the river.

October 10, 2018Related News

Here in Saint Paul we drink the river. We are part of sixty-one percent of Americans who rely on lakes, rivers, and streams as their source of drinking water. The Mississippi is what flows through our taps after exceptional treatment by Saint Paul Regional Water Services. What is not consumed runs down our drains to … Read More