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November 5, 2017
Officials at the WLSSD say sewage treatment plants aren't designed to remove sulfate from effluent and that it could cost hundreds of millions of dollars to intall reverse osmosis treatment for sulfate. That could more than triple Duluth sewage bills, they note, and could force local mills out of business. 2014 file / News Tribune
Judge considers wild rice protection: Some say sulfate rules could triple Duluth sewage bills, force closure of mills
November 5, 2017 - 6:00am
August 21, 2017
In this 2015 file photo, Anishinaabe Todd Thompson (left) and Terry Burnett Sr. power their canoe into Hole-in-the-Day Lake in Nisswa, Minn., while harvesting wild rice Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Minnesota changes wild rice rules from sulfate to sulfide
August 21, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 1, 2017
Northern Minnesota wild rice crop looks good this season
August 1, 2017 - 6:05pm
April 23, 2015
Legislature considers smörgåsbord, from sprinklers to broadband
April 23, 2015 - 7:37pm
April 17, 2014
A proposed oil pipeline, known as Sandpiper, is shown going from western North Dakota to Superior, Wis. Also shown is the Enbridge mainline oil pipeline coming from Canada, through North Dakota, by Bemidji and on to Superior. Submitted Graphic
Native American environmentalists battle pipeline
April 17, 2014 - 8:04pm
March 12, 2014
PCA sulfate report non-committal
March 12, 2014 - 8:50pm