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March 31, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Torkelson of Hanska explains a transportation fundingi bill he sponsors on March 31, 2017. With him is Rep. Linda Runbeck of Circle Pines. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
March 31, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 30, 2017
Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
March 30, 2017 - 2:51pm
March 29, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 23, 2017
A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of level 12 of the Soudan Underground Mine State Park. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use. Clint Austin / Forum News Service file photo
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
March 23, 2017 - 3:20pm
A pump jack operates at a well site leased by Devon Energy Production Company near Guthrie, Oklahoma September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo
As Trump targets environmental rules, companies say they don't cost much
March 23, 2017 - 8:31am
March 18, 2017
Todd Holman, Baxter City Council member, Mississippi Headwaters Program Director for the Nature Conservancy, and coordinator of the Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape Program, explains the history and purpose of the latter at Camp Ripley, Minn., Thursday, March 16, 2017. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 16, 2017
Superior National Forest Supervisor Connie Cummins talks to the audience Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the start of a public hearing. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Agencies get earful on mining ban
March 16, 2017 - 9:26pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
March 12, 2017
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Volunteers lend helping hand for ducks by tending nest boxes that benefit waterfowl
March 12, 2017 - 12:03pm
March 10, 2017
Study finds small public wells in Minnesota have viruses, bacteria
March 10, 2017 - 10:51pm
Across northern Minnesota, red maple is spreading across forests where birch, fir and spruce were common. Scientists say rising temperatures favor some species over others. Submitted photo
Study: Some northern states' tree species unable to adapt to climate change
March 10, 2017 - 10:36pm
A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of  the Soudan Underground Mine State Park. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use. Forum News Service file photo
Deadly fungus taking toll on Minnesota bats
March 10, 2017 - 8:39pm
March 8, 2017
White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and his wife Ivanka Trump walk along the colonnade ahead of a joint press conference by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and her father, U.S. President Donald Trump, at the White House in Washington, U.S., Feb. 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
March 8, 2017 - 5:43pm
An aerial photograph showing South Sudanese refugees at Bidi Bidi refugees resettlement camp near the border with South Sudan, in Yumbe district, northern Uganda. REUTERS/James Akena/File Photo
Earthworm-filled toilets turn poo into fertilizer in crowded cities and refugee camps
March 8, 2017 - 11:17am
March 7, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Erik Simonson of Duluth looks through paperwork Tuesday, March 7, 2017, before telling a Senate committee that he feels cities should have the right to ban plastic bags. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
March 7, 2017 - 3:50pm
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