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April 22, 2019
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Cleveland-Cliffs fined for air-quality violations in Minn.
April 22, 2019 - 7:59pm
April 16, 2019
CLC to host renewable energy presentation
April 16, 2019 - 4:30pm
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 18, 2019
Ruud introduces legislation to combat aquatic invasive species
March 18, 2019 - 9:30am
March 7, 2019
Eleven students and teachers from Youth Eco Solutions teams at Discovery Woods Montessori School in Brainerd participated March 5 in Go Native for Water Quality at Northland Arboretum. Submitted photo
Montessori students learn about environment
March 7, 2019 - 1:00pm
March 5, 2019
Carl Medin asks a question Monday, March 4, at an open meeting presented by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota Board of Animal Health at The Woods restaurant to deal with the next steps after a wild white-tailed deer was found dead and later tested positive for chronic wasting disease near Merrifield. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video 
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DNR meeting: Residents butt heads over deer farm's culpability in CWD's spread
March 5, 2019 - 7:00am
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
Our Opinion: It's time for green building designs
February 26, 2019 - 7:30am
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 20, 2019
A preliminary plan from architect Douglas Oldham shows the potential layout for a new development in Baxter south of Baxter Village. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: Council considers 'green' parking lot for Baxter Village
February 20, 2019 - 11:00am
February 13, 2019
Governor Tim Walz. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Lakes area politicos blast Walz decision to appeal Enbridge Line 3
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
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
February 9, 2019
Josh Heintzeman
Heintzeman appointed to trio of environmental commissions
February 9, 2019 - 10:30am
January 19, 2019
Whiskey Creek flows through the former Pine Meadows Golf Course in Baxter along Excelsior Road. Through a purchase agreement, the city plans to buy 13 acres of the property now owned by Good Samaritan Society with an option to close on the property by the end of the year. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Environment: Years in the making, Whiskey Creek water project moves forward
January 19, 2019 - 11:00am