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
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
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Star Tribune The new Paddle Share program on the Mississippi leads a deluge of paddling opportunities in Minnesota.
Friends of the Mississippi River
Great River Passage Initiative Manager Mary deLaittre will speak at the April 21 event Confluence: Place, Change, and Meaning on the Mississippi at the Science Museum of Minnesota. Visit the event page for tickets and information.