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Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot Justine Damond turns himself in; charged with 3rd-degree murder
Twin cities cop admits to driving drunk, crashing pickup
District 518 superintendent a finalist in superintendent search of another Minnesota school district
Minn. motor vehicle licensing fix plans headed to final negotiations
Anti-pipeline video game sparks bill over Minn. arts legacy funds
Don Lucia out as Gophers men’s hockey coach, school announces
Carter's OT tally leads Kings past Wild
Fight breaks out after Minn. high school game
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: Without Minnesota, North Dakota, NCAA field lacks some of college hockey's blue bloods
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
Irvin R. Swanson
Patricia Eileen Mills
Rubie M. Buller
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
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Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
October 7, 2014
Okabena-Ocheda District doing well
WORTHINGTON — Managers of the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District were met with good news at Tuesday afternoon’s meeting. Don Buckhout...
October 7, 2014 - 10:06pm
August 15, 2014
Polluted streams tainting Mississippi River
RED WING — Bacteria-tainted water from Hay and Wells creeks entering the Mississippi River is polluting Lake Pepin, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reported Friday. In addition to the two streams popular with local trout anglers, Bullard, Gilbert and Miller creeks also...
August 15, 2014 - 8:51pm
May 18, 2014
Antidote worse than the disease?
ST. PAUL — As White Bear Lake dries up like a puddle in the sun and underground water levels drop, who’s to blame? Along with the usual suspects of suburban lawns and golf courses, a new competitor for water is emerging — companies ordered to pump up and clean polluted groundwater. According...
May 18, 2014 - 10:03pm
May 12, 2014
Thirsting for water
WORTHINGTON — As if Worthington’s need for water wasn’t dire enough with the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System hinging on the generosity of state legislators and a bonding bill, the state’s environmental agency is now threatening to shut down a Lincoln-Pipestone Rural...
May 12, 2014 - 10:43pm
April 30, 2014
Court delays action in environmental suit against 3M
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court has delayed action involving the state’s lawsuit accusing 3M Co. of damaging the environment. The court, asked to decide whether the state’s legal firm should be disqualified, kicked that decision back down to a lower court for more...
April 30, 2014 - 9:03pm
March 24, 2014
Sierra Club hits Minnesota Power on air violations
DULUTH — The Sierra Club on Monday called out Minnesota Power for allowing 12,774 violations of Clean Air Act regulations at three of its northern Minnesota coal-fired power plants over the past five years. Most of the violations, more than 10,000, were for opacity limits — the...
March 24, 2014 - 10:52pm
July 8, 2013
WORTHINGTON -- With the high cost of tillable land, many farmers who want to improve their profit margins in agriculture today are turning to...
July 8, 2013 - 11:46pm
April 25, 2013
Lake and stream monitors sought
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) seeks volunteers to track the health of their favorite lake or stream through the Citizen Lake Monitoring Program or the Citizen Stream Monitoring Program. Volunteers measure water clarity in their lake or stream weekly throughout...
April 25, 2013 - 5:45pm
April 16, 2013
MPCA issues fine in Pipestone County
ST. PAUL -- In its ongoing efforts to promote environmental compliance, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency concluded 51 enforcement cases in 36 counties throughout Minnesota during the first quarter of 2013. In this area, Double D Demo Landfill of Pipestone was fined $4,150 for...
April 16, 2013 - 11:09pm
August 4, 2011
Suzlon fined $490,000 for pollution violations
PIPESTONE -- In a court settlement with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Suzlon Rotor Corp. has agreed to resolve air quality, hazardous waste, solid waste and stormwater violations at its wind turbine blade manufacturing plant in Pipestone. Under the terms of the consent...
August 4, 2011 - 8:28pm
October 8, 2010
Enbridge agrees to pay $1 million for pollution violations
October 8, 2010 - 9:58am
August 23, 2010
MPCA lists fines for second quarter
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) concluded 46 enforcement cases totaling $347,236 in penalties during the second quarter of 2010.
August 23, 2010 - 9:37pm
March 16, 2010
Addressing water quality
DNR, watersheds discuss ways to clean up lakes
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Brief: Comments accepted on TMDL study
MARSHALL -- A public comment period for a report on water pollution in the West Fork Des Moines River and Heron Lake continues through Sept. 10. There are 33 water-quality impairments in sections of the West Fork Des Moines River and its tributaries caused by fecal coliform bacteria...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 29, 2008
Brief: MPCA issues air pollution advisory
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) issued an air pollution health advisory for the southern two-thirds of the state of Minnesota, including the Twin Cities, Rochester, St. Cloud, Duluth and the Brainerd lakes area, effective today through Saturday. Hot...
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am