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Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
Data: Jan. 22, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
Ghost bikes commemorate victims of bicycle crashes in Minn.
How Minn. is trying to get out of the DMV software mess
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
A February without a full moon
Column: Parents, school staff members share stories of school space issues
And now the rest of the story
Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Glen Jerome Ruesch
Duane R. (Andy) Anderson
Dorothy Mae Landberg
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
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Leola Weets and Leila Janssen 85th birthdays
Roos 70th anniversary
Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
December 13, 2017
MDA announces new restrictions on use of Dicamba herbicide
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has announced new restrictions on the use of the herbicide dicamba in Minnesota for the 2018 growing season. Dicamba is primarily used for controlling post-emergence broadleaf weeds.
December 13, 2017 - 8:55am
September 10, 2017
EPA: Thumbs-up to 'energy beet' idea
WEST FARGO, N.D. — The Environmental Protection Agency predicted it might take six months to do an initial evaluation of "energy beets"...
September 10, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 11, 2017
Hoeven: EPA administrator meetings in ND should have been open
GRAND FORKS—Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said Friday that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was too private in his Wednesday visit to North Dakota....
August 11, 2017 - 9:36pm
July 10, 2017
EPA officially withdraws WOTUS rule
WASHINGTON D.C. — The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers have filed an official proposal to withdraw the 2015...
July 10, 2017 - 9:05am
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 28, 2017
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided...
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
Trump signs order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations that his...
March 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 14, 2017
Trump to drop climate change from environmental reviews
President Donald Trump is set to sign an order to greatly reduce the role climate change plays in decision making across the U.S. government,...
March 14, 2017 - 2:59pm
March 13, 2017
'The hot topic'
GRAND FORKS — Like other Upper Midwest soybean farmers, Mike Loyland is happy that he has a new tool to fight weeds. Also like other area...
March 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 6, 2017
U.S. soybean growers placed under probation for using volatile weed-killing herbicide
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — U.S. soybean growers and the people who work with them are "on probation" with their use of the herbicide dicamba,...
March 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 17, 2017
Senate confirms Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate confirmed President Donald Trump's pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency on Friday, Feb. 17, over...
February 17, 2017 - 1:17pm
February 2, 2017
Climate advocates study industry lobby's playbook to fight Trump
WASHINGTON — Scientists may steal a page from the oil industry's playbook to stop President Donald Trump rewriting the U.S. position on climate...
February 2, 2017 - 9:05pm
November 24, 2016
Klobuchar on Obama’s renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
WASHINGTON -- Many American farmers are thankful today for an Obama administration decision to boost the amount of renewable fuels, such as made from corn and soybeans, in the country's gasoline and diesel supply. The Wednesday, Nov. 23 announcement was a turnaround for the Environmental...
November 24, 2016 - 8:38pm
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
South Dakota’s $3.8 billion ethanol industry is facing a “glass ceiling,” according to officials. Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases a proposed Renewable Volume Obligations as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The Renewable Volume...
June 24, 2016 - 8:06pm
May 12, 2016
U.S. sets rules to cut methane emissions from oil and gas wells
WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency Thursday published the first U.S. regulations to reduce methane emissions from new or modified oil and gas facilities, one of the key remaining pieces of the Obama administration’s climate change strategy. The final standards would...
May 12, 2016 - 3:14pm