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April 22, 2019
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Cleveland-Cliffs fined for air-quality violations in Minn.
15 hours 2 min ago
April 15, 2019
Study: MN and ND opposites when it comes to being 'green'
April 15, 2019 - 1:41pm
March 30, 2019
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
March 30, 2019 - 3:12pm
March 19, 2019
A critically endangered North Atlantic right whale takes a dive for plankton in Cape Cod Bay off the coast of Provincetown, Mass.  Photo for The Washington Post by Jamie Cotten
Whales keep eating plastic, dying. This one's stomach had 88 pounds of calcifying trash
March 19, 2019 - 8:29am
March 11, 2019
The coal ash disposal landfill for Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D. Coal ash, considered a non-hazardous waste, contains pollutants including heavy metals. Rules require proper disposal in landfills lined with clay and plastic to prevent seepage into groundwater and drinking water sources. Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Health
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
March 11, 2019 - 10:46am
February 26, 2019
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources researchers, shown here pulling in catfish, conduct a fish survey on the Red River in 2015. A new report from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency found that the number of fish species progressively declines downstream, as water quality deteriorates from pollutants. Forum News Service file photoplay button
New report finds more contamination along Red River due to increased precipitation
February 26, 2019 - 2:02pm
February 23, 2019
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. Washington Post photo by Calla Kessler.
Schoolchildren debate Sen. Feinstein on 'Green New Deal.' Her reply? 'I know what I'm doing.'
February 23, 2019 - 2:08pm
February 10, 2019
White tail deer are expected to multiply fast as Minnesota's climate alters. Warmer winters means less snow, which means they will be able to forage for food more easily. Forum News Service file photo
Packin’ up and heading north? Climate change is affecting Minnesota more than most states
February 10, 2019 - 3:21pm
January 4, 2019
Traffic moves through downtown Anchorage, Alaska.  Bloomberg photo by David Ryder
After destructive November quake, Anchorage still faces onslaught of aftershocks
January 4, 2019 - 11:57am
December 27, 2018
Patrick Deverney, a member of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, cuts wood at a camp set up in northern Michigan to protest the oil pipeline that bisects the Straits of Mackinac.  Photo by Trevor Bach for The Washington Post.
Oil pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest in Michigan
December 27, 2018 - 2:02pm
Patrick Deverney, a member of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, cuts wood at a camp set up in northern Michigan to protest the oil pipeline that bisects the Straits of Mackinac.  Photo by Trevor Bach for The Washington Post.
Oil pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest in Michigan
December 27, 2018 - 2:02pm
December 22, 2018
Tom Eastman commutes back and forth to his job at UND Facilities on a bike, year-round. He's made the 4-mile commute for the past nine years and does it to reduce his carbon footprint. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Everyday choices can affect carbon emissions
December 22, 2018 - 6:00am
December 19, 2018
Tanker cars are filled with Bakken crude oil at a terminal in Tioga, N.D., in 2016.   Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Energy boom, carbon cost: Fossil fuels boost region’s economy but drive up emissions
December 19, 2018 - 6:00am
December 7, 2018
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
December 7, 2018 - 9:32am
December 6, 2018
Buckfast honey bees gather on a beehive in Merango, Ill., on Sept. 10, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am