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Fulda's Koopman enjoys watching wood ducks
FULDA -- He has lived in the Fulda area all of his life, and spent the last 56 years in a house on Ireland Avenue, helping his wife raise their...
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Worthington's great lake: Lake Okabena is community's playground
WORTHINGTON -- By people who live in and around Worthington, it is most often referred to as just "the lake." As in, "Let's walk around...
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
March 25, 2010
Hastings man's quest ends after catching company red-handed
HASTINGS - A simple report of foam on the Vermillion River turned into a case of illegal dumping about a year and a half after Hastings resident Ken Larson first called in a tip about possible pollution. Since August of 2008, Larson has seen an unusual foam forming on the river three...
March 25, 2010 - 3:30pm
January 21, 2010
Osceola Windpower project slated for March completion
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa -- A wind turbine-related project in northwest Iowa is still on schedule to be completed by March, despite a consistent stream...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 5, 2010
Minn. man rescues trumpeter swan from the side of interstate
SPICER -- Keith Palmquist of Spicer enjoys fishing and hunting, and is making the most of this year's early ice to try his luck on the local lakes. Yet his biggest wildlife experience of the year came Dec.
January 5, 2010 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Eco-friendly ideas for a 'green' holiday season
WORTHINGTON -- Going green this holiday season will mean more than just hauling home the traditional pine tree. Environmentally conscious products...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
October 26, 2009
Spirit Lake district among greenest in U.S.
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today the Spirit Lake Community School District is listed among the agency's new Top 20 K-12 Schools List of the largest green power purchasers among all primary and secondary schools in the country. The district...
October 26, 2009 - 1:45pm
October 13, 2009
City is on the lookout for emerald ash borer
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Public Works Department, with help from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, has been on the lookout this summer for the emerald ash borer that has killed millions of ash trees in 13 states including Minnesota, and parts of Canada. So far, there's been...
October 13, 2009 - 10:44am
June 1, 2009
Editorial: Good to go green
President Barack Obama has announced an accelerated plan for a national uniform federal standard to regulate both fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions. The new program seems fit for the environment and consumers. The plan would satisfy the U.S. Department of Transportation,...
June 1, 2009 - 12:00am
March 31, 2009
Comments taken on Murray Co. swine herd expansion
MARSHALL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has prepared an Environmental Assessment Worksheet for a proposed swine facility expansion about two miles southwest of Lake Sarah in Section 29 of Lake Sarah Township, Murray County. The EAW, which describes potential impacts...
March 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Big Stone utilities, opponents make case
ST. PAUL -- Closing arguments in the Big Stone II transmission case yielded more questions from state officials weighing the project. Regulators on Tuesday questioned utilities led by Fergus Falls-based Otter Tail Power Company about their proposed electric transmission project...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Letter: Green Acres changes are bad for farming, conservation
The Minnesota Legislature made changes last year to the Green Acres program that are bad for farmers and bad for conservation. My family farm in Scott County is in the Green Acres program. It is currently owned by my mom. I live on the faun along with my husband and two children....
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Voters asked to raise tax
ST. PAUL -- Most Minnesotans agree the state's water needs to be cleaned up. They support parks, trails and a wide variety of arts programs. On Nov. 4, voters will decide whether they favor those issues enough to raise the state sales tax 0.375 percent through a constitutional amendment...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Column: I admit it: I'm an Earth doomer. Are you?
WORTHINGTON -- Oh, I don't really know. Ever since a column last week I have been asked, "Why are people so against bottled water?" Battling bottled water is a popular cause. San Francisco has banned the sale of water in bottles. Seattle will not permit bottled water in city facilities...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
January 30, 2008
Letter: Some 'inconvenient truth'
The opening line of a Robert Frost poem goes, "Some say the world will end with time, some say with ice." In 1984, Time and Newsweek both ran feature stories called "The Coming Ice Age." Snowmobile sales soared. Al Gore's recent film "An Inconvenient Truth" is a shameless distortion...
January 30, 2008 - 12:00am