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April 14, 2017
Learn to establish positive work environment at Chamber's spring luncheon
April 14, 2017 - 6:02am
April 11, 2017
Fish and Wildlife Service officer Heidi Kueller dodges flying carp during the Asian Carp assessment on the Illinois River in this Fish and Wildlife Service photo.
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
March 31, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Torkelson of Hanska explains a transportation fundingi bill he sponsors on March 31, 2017. With him is Rep. Linda Runbeck of Circle Pines. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
March 31, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 29, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 7, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Erik Simonson of Duluth looks through paperwork Tuesday, March 7, 2017, before telling a Senate committee that he feels cities should have the right to ban plastic bags. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
March 7, 2017 - 3:50pm
February 27, 2017
North Dakota considers creating Department of Environmental Quality
February 27, 2017 - 10:00pm
February 26, 2017
A mourning dove sits in a tree. Photo by Laura Erickson / Special to Forum News Service
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
February 26, 2017 - 9:15am
A white-tailed buck pauses in the woods on a fall morning. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, with the public's help, is developing a deer management plan. DNR officials held a meeting in Duluth on Wednesday night to get input on deer management issues. Forum News Service file photo
Duluth group sounds off about deer management preferences
February 26, 2017 - 7:00am
December 30, 2016
LETTER: Pandora's box was opened
December 30, 2016 - 7:00am
December 16, 2016
LETTER: Have they won the war on the environment?
December 16, 2016 - 7:00am
August 27, 2016
Minnesota wolf population stable
August 27, 2016 - 9:38am
May 6, 2016
Plastic recycle program up for award
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
LETTER: Reduce meat consumption to help environment
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
During the State of Water Conference April 14 in Alexandria, Doug Malchow (standing at right), U of M Extension educator from Rochester, led a group through The Watershed Game – an interactive tool used to outline how land use by a wide range of citizens – farmers, cabin owners, city officials, residents – can impact the health of lakes, streams and rivers. The group discussed how those land use changes have led to watershed degradation and how it can be reversed. (Photo by Amy Chaffins, Echo Press)
The state of Minnesota's water
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 6, 2016
Meteorologist Paul Douglas, who worked for many years with KARE-11 TV in Minneapolis, talks to a crowd at Discovery Middle School about global warming Saturday. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Climate change speaker draws big crowd in Alexandria
February 6, 2016 - 8:45pm