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February 19, 2018
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Minnesota vs. 3M: A guide to the $5B trial: State’s biggest environmental lawsuit, over company’s PFCs in groundwater, starts this month
February 10, 2018 - 4:25pm
February 3, 2018
The City of Fargo keeps its salt in this dome seen Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, near the Central Garage to keep rain from washing it away.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
November 20, 2017
Minn. seeks $5 billion for alleged 3M pollution
November 20, 2017 - 8:52pm
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
April 28, 2017
Livestock feedlots of all sizes could have increased pollution reporting requirements because of a U.S. Appeals Court decision on April 11 in Washington, D.C. Photo taken February 2010 near Edgeley, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
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
December 27, 2016
Letter: Carbon dioxide is not pollution
December 27, 2016 - 10:39pm
November 25, 2016
Capital Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
November 25, 2016 - 9:01pm
August 30, 2016
Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
August 30, 2016 - 9:23pm
August 3, 2016
Farm leaders: Federal water rules are game changers
August 3, 2016 - 9:04pm
May 31, 2016
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts departs after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington in this January file photo. Reuters
U.S. top court backs MN property owners over wetlands permits
May 31, 2016 - 5:04pm
March 3, 2016
U.S. top court denies bid to block mercury air pollution rule
March 3, 2016 - 3:56pm
January 7, 2016
Volkswagen Chief Executive Matthias Mueller makes a statement during a December news conference in Wolfsburg, Germany. Reuters
Volkswagen CEO to hold high-level talks in Washington on emissions scandal
January 7, 2016 - 3:39pm
December 14, 2015
Cottonwood County Soil and Water Conservation District Administrative Assistant Renee Harnack (left), District Administrator Kay Gross, District Technician Dave Bucklin and Supervisor Clark Lingbeek accept the award from Rebecca Flood, Assistant Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Submitted Photo
City of Windom honored as Community Conservationists
December 14, 2015 - 8:33pm