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June 11, 2019
The American Crystal Sugar factory operates in East Grand Forks.  Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Air quality affects health of all Minnesotans, report says
June 11, 2019 - 7:54pm
April 29, 2019
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners hear at the Tuesday, April 23, meeting about county landfill leachate from county Environmental Services Supervisor Ryan Simonson. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County authorizes treating landfill leachate
April 29, 2019 - 3:00pm
April 7, 2019
A boat makes its way up the Mississippi River Thursday, April 4, near French Rapids north of  Brainerd.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Nonprofit coalition advocates initiative to preserve Mississippi headwaters. Study indicates $490-$500 million in direct and indirect benefits
April 7, 2019 - 10:00am
March 26, 2019
Water vapor rises from a fossil Plant in Paradise, Kentucky. Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Carbon emissions hit a record high
March 26, 2019 - 4:53pm
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 7, 2019
Reader Opinion: Idle wild
March 7, 2019 - 2:30am
March 1, 2019
Minn. fishing equipment factory fined $7M for air pollution
March 1, 2019 - 5:38pm
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
December 1, 2018
How a St. Paul suburb is missing out on millions over 3M pollution
December 1, 2018 - 11:45am
October 18, 2018
American Crystal Sugar among businesses cited for pollution
October 18, 2018 - 6:17pm
September 16, 2018
Washington County water-cleaning projects won't start until 2020
September 16, 2018 - 5:27pm
August 21, 2018
Steam billows from the coal-fired Gavin Power Plant in Cheshire, Ohio, Aug. 21, 2018. The Trump administration unveiled its overhaul of pollution rules for coal-fired power plants. (Maddie McGarvey/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
More Americans will die under new power-plant rollback, EPA says
August 21, 2018 - 3:34pm
July 27, 2018
House passes Nolan's microplastic reduction bill amendment
July 27, 2018 - 9:30am
July 12, 2018
Reader Opinion: Protect our wildlife
July 12, 2018 - 5:30am
July 3, 2018
One man covers his ears while another films the fireworks display at Detroit Lakes, Minn. Forum News Service file photo
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm