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Okabena-Ocheda Watershed sets 2017 budget
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
St. Cloud-based video company challenges state law on serving gay couples
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
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Letter: Pioneer Village
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First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
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April 21, 2016
HLWD highlights water quality projects during tour
BREWSTER — As Gov. Mark Dayton travels around the state to discuss water challenges and water quality as part of Water Action Week, the Heron...
April 21, 2016 - 7:59pm
April 18, 2016
Dayton administration focuses on water quality
ST. PAUL — Cleaning up Minnesota’s water takes more than new laws, Gov. Mark Dayton said Monday while proclaiming this as Water Action Week....
April 18, 2016 - 10:14pm
February 25, 2016
Making a difference: Watersheds offer programs to improve water quality
WORTHINGTON — Heron Lake Watershed District Administrator Jan Voit said the work her staff does within the watershed district is on a willing...
February 25, 2016 - 8:20pm
November 22, 2015
Dayton calls for statewide summit on water quality
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday announced his plans to convene a statewide Water Quality Summit in February. Dayton made the announcement at the annual meetings of the Minnesota Farm Bureau and the Minnesota Farmers Union, both hosted Saturday in the Twin Cities. The summit,...
November 22, 2015 - 8:42pm
October 13, 2015
Funding available for urban water quality projects
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is requesting pre-applications for projects located in urban areas that focus on improving water quality. Municipalities, Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs), watershed groups and other non-governmental...
October 13, 2015 - 9:12pm
August 19, 2015
Iowa, S.D. soybean growers find common ground: Water issues, cover crops create link between neighbors
MITCHELL, S.D. — South Dakota and Iowa have always been good neighbors. Now, their soybean advocates are continuing the same tradition. Centering...
August 19, 2015 - 8:58pm
August 12, 2015
Prairie View’s last hole?
WORTHINGTON — On a 5-3 vote Wednesday morning, members of a committee tasked with making a recommendation on the future of Prairie View Golf...
August 12, 2015 - 9:32pm
August 5, 2015
Prairie View’s fate in question
WORTHINGTON — When the city of Worthington established the Prairie View Long Range Planning Committee at the start of this year, its goal was...
August 5, 2015 - 9:21pm
May 6, 2015
Dayton tests the waters as issue
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton used an annual report about Minnesota’s drinking water to highlight what he says has quickly become a big priority of his second term — improving water quality. In the coming months, Dayton said he would name a director of water quality to help...
May 6, 2015 - 9:27pm
April 29, 2015
Buffer deadline looms
ST. PAUL — Water quality varies from good in northeastern Minnesota, where plenty of plants border waters, to poor in the southwest, with its...
April 29, 2015 - 8:13pm
April 22, 2015
Floating islands for Sunset Bay: Olson Trust funds designated for water quality improvements project
WORTHINGTON — With a focus on water quality in Lake Okabena, members of the E.O. Olson Trust Board of Directors on Tuesday designated $9,000...
April 22, 2015 - 8:49pm
April 8, 2015
Prairie View to be studied for water quality impact
WORTHINGTON — Since discussions first began to circulate about the future of Prairie View Golf Links and whether it will remain a viable 18-hole golf course, conversations have also flowed about keeping the course in public ownership as a way to protect water quality. Now, the...
April 8, 2015 - 8:36pm
April 2, 2015
Dayton's buffer initiative targets water quality
WORTHINGTON — An estimated 200 people, including farmers from more than a 12-county area of southern and western Minnesota, packed inside the...
April 2, 2015 - 9:28pm
March 9, 2015
Minnesota group launches ‘Buffers Now!’ campaign
MONTEVIDEO — A local organization promoting water quality in the upper Minnesota River basin has launched a campaign to support Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal for 50-foot buffers along waterways. State Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, is scheduled to introduce a buffer bill to the...
March 9, 2015 - 9:13pm
March 5, 2015
Cleaning up Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The state of Lake Okabena’s health took center stage during the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District’s meeting earlier this week. For years, the Worthington lake has produced pungent summer algal blooms and given off a murky appearance — far from the clear, clean...
March 5, 2015 - 7:44pm