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November 22, 2015
Dayton calls for statewide summit on water quality
November 22, 2015 - 8:42pm
November 18, 2015
District 22 Minnesota State Sen. Bill Webber (center) of Luverne discusses bonding for the Lewis & Clark project with several other state senators Wednesday morning at Luverne’s city hall. Kristin Kirtz/Daily Globe
Agencies seek state bonds to complete Lewis & Clark
November 18, 2015 - 9:08pm
November 4, 2015
A heavy coat of zebra mussels covers boat lifts that were removed last month from Green Lake near Spicer. Carolyn Lange/West Central Tribune
All clear: As presence of zebra mussels expands, Lake Okabena shows no sign of invasive species
November 4, 2015 - 9:03pm
October 26, 2015
Osceola County Sheriff Doug Weber models the department’s newest piece of rescue equipment, the ARM-LOC. The device can be used in both water and fire rescues. Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globe
New equipment gives sheriff an ‘arm up’ on water rescues
October 26, 2015 - 11:40pm
October 13, 2015
Funding available for urban water quality projects
October 13, 2015 - 9:12pm
September 25, 2015
Erosion control measures like these placed around storm sewer grates in Worthington’s city limits help prevent soil and debris from washing into the storm system and ending up in a stream or lake. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Rules aren’t made to be broken: Despite MPCA regulations to protect water, non-compliance is a problem
September 25, 2015 - 9:16pm
September 13, 2015
Rickie Guderian, Patricia Morgan, Dan Fettig, and Kirsten Barta (left to right) on Sand Creek near Jordan. Electrofishing consists of using electricity to stun fish, which allows them to be easily collected. Once collected, the fish are put into a tub to be identified, counted, weighed and measured after sampling is complete.  The abundance and species composition is used as an indicator of water quality to assess the condition of the streams. Holly Peterson/Pioneer Press
A watershed moment? Minnesota’s water-protection methods are about to change
September 13, 2015 - 8:17pm
September 8, 2015
Timely rains don’t mean rising well levels
September 8, 2015 - 8:58pm
September 7, 2015
Mark Peine, Hastings Public Works Superintendent, walks by “vessels filled with media that removes nitrates as the water flows through them” Thursday at the water treatment plant in Hastings. Jean Pieri/Pioneer Press
What are we drinking? Rising nitrate levels in tap water are cost problem for homeowners
September 7, 2015 - 9:45pm
September 4, 2015
Judge: Injunctions blocks WOTUS rule in only 13 states, including North Dakota
September 4, 2015 - 9:32pm
September 2, 2015
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl stands next to the sign erected earlier this week to educate the public on the floating islands located in Worthington’s Sunset Bay. One of the six islands can be seen directly to the left of the sign in this photo. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
New signs explain benefits of floating islands, stormwater pond
September 2, 2015 - 8:44pm
Council continues levy budget talks
September 2, 2015 - 8:39pm
August 31, 2015
Judge looks to settle dispute over breadth of WOTUS injunction
August 31, 2015 - 9:09pm
August 30, 2015
Ray Walker and his daughter, Carle, from Cannon Falls drive by the sandstone cliffs on the south shore of Lake Byllesby in Cannon Falls in this July 24 photo. (JEAN PIERIE/PIONEER PRESS)
Troubled waters: Minnesota lakes and streams threatened by algae blooms
August 30, 2015 - 8:19pm
August 27, 2015
Judge blocks EPA’s ‘waters’ rule from taking effect Friday
August 27, 2015 - 8:58pm
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