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Gary Waller, Glensheen investigator and sheriff, dies
Twin Cities teens paddle to protest proposed Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline
Northern Cass board to wait on Steiner DUI case resolution before acting
God in the fields: Roadside Mass prays for bountiful harvest
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
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Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Scottish band en route to St. Paul accidentally leaves drummer at N.D. rest stop
CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord tweeted a Nazi salute. He was fired immediately.
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Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
UND unveils new hockey jerseys
Irene Elaine Nelson
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Laurel Katherine Ecklund
Doreen Mary Grove
Jon H. Hildre
Area Fishing Report: Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake remain go-to destinations for late summer walleye action
Archery tournament set for Saturday and Sunday in Thief River Falls
Doug Leier: 'August Canada goose management take' ushers in new late summer tradition
State, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe collaborate on elk season
Lack of rain creating fire danger in northwest Minnesota
Port: Stop comparing violent Charlottesville counterprotesters to WWII Veterans
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Cramer: No, Senate bill did not 'rip away' health insurance
Our view: Modern safety methods reduce risk to players
Glassheim: Amendments to make America great again
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August 11, 2017
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
ST. PAUL—The governor called for making the Minnesota River "fishable and swimmable" within 10 years. That was then-Minnesota Gov. Arne...
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
May 17, 2017
Plastic piling up in Arctic Ocean
Plastic trash is now so ubiquitous that researchers have found hundreds of tons of it floating in the Arctic Ocean. It may not sound like much,...
May 17, 2017 - 6:00am
April 28, 2017
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided...
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
March 18, 2017
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — Two years ago, Minnesota lawmakers jump started efforts to keep the area around Minnesota's main military base green and...
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 5, 2017
Letter: Buffer-strip law protects clean-water rights
I have a different opinion of Minnesota's buffer-strip law than Mike Van Horn ("Buffer-strip law is 'unconstitutional land grab'," letter, Page A4, Feb 28). I feel the law is needed and long overdue. Van Horn says the law is more about control than about soil erosion. He's right....
March 5, 2017 - 7:20am
December 7, 2016
Your fleece jacket might be polluting the Mississippi River
MINNEAPOLIS—Over the past decade, environmentalists have worried about the effect of microbeads, those tiny bits of plastic in facial scrubs...
December 7, 2016 - 10:22pm
November 26, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
ST. PAUL—The Nov. 8 election was unpredictable and the 2017 Minnesota Legislature likely will be, too. GOP candidates took many by surprise,...
November 26, 2016 - 8:19am
November 21, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies...
November 21, 2016 - 3:10pm
June 10, 2016
U.S. Court of Appeals allows continued onsite storage of radioactive material on Prairie Island
RED WING, Minn. -- The Prairie Island Indian Community has been disappointed yet again in its members’ quest to rid the island of spent nuclear fuel as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has upheld a 2014 ruling allowing the continual onsite storage of...
June 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 9, 2016
Friday Minnesota pollution alert issued
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency warns that Friday air pollution will be dangerous for Minnesotans in the west, central and...
June 9, 2016 - 6:45pm
May 13, 2016
Oil spill affects slough in Mountrail County
PARSHALL, N.D. – State health officials are monitoring the cleanup of 10 barrels, or 420 gallons, of oil that spilled Thursday and affected...
May 13, 2016 - 5:45pm
May 12, 2016
Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar to pay $1.5 million for pollution violations
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and the federal Environmental Protection Agency have reached a settlement with the Southern...
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May 12, 2016 - 4:54pm
May 6, 2016
Special camera puts gas emissions in clearer focus
WILLISTON, N.D. – Gas emissions from the Bakken are having a global impact on the atmosphere, a recent study found, but health regulators...
May 6, 2016 - 9:59pm
Court-ordered environmental do-over underway for Enbridge Sandpiper, Line 3 projects
CARLTON, Minn. -- A court-ordered do-over of Enbridge Energy's Sandpiper pipeline environmental review, now paired with the company's Line...
May 6, 2016 - 8:45pm
April 29, 2016
Iowa rejects calls to reconsider pipeline
DES MOINES — State regulators on Thursday rejected an environmental group and several landowners’ requests for a rehearing or reconsideration of an interstate crude oil pipeline through Iowa. But the Iowa Utilities Board still plans to probe whether a Texas pipeline developer...
April 29, 2016 - 6:45pm