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May 5, 2017
10 area water treatment plants honored
May 5, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
Two local companies cited for pollution violations
February 3, 2017 - 7:00am
January 9, 2017
Treatment plant costs could skyrocket
January 9, 2017 - 10:21pm
January 4, 2017
LETTER: Whose job to monitor water?
January 4, 2017 - 8:00am
December 28, 2016
Joe Wagner checks on his beef cattle at his farm north of Millerville. Wagner will soon be expanding his operation from about 680 animal units to about 6,800 animal units. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
'I like challenges': Wagner beef farm poised to be third largest in state
December 28, 2016 - 6:00am
December 21, 2016
Located in soutwest Alexandria, Lake Winona is a shallow, no-wake lake with a maximum depth of 9 feet. It was designated as an impaired lake in 2002 because of excess algae. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Big concern, big cost: Cleaning Lake Winona
December 21, 2016 - 6:00am
December 15, 2016
LETTER: Attend meeting Friday and speak up
December 15, 2016 - 10:36am
December 14, 2016
Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District treats wastewater and discharges the treated water into Lake Winona. The discharge is just one of the sources of phosphorus in the lake. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
A $5.6 million pollution solution
December 14, 2016 - 6:00am
August 12, 2016
Beef facility expansion topic for upcoming feedlot meeting
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2013
High temperatures can bring harmful algal blooms
July 15, 2013 - 9:45am
June 29, 2013
MPCA study confirms suspicions, high nitrate levels in southern Minnesota
June 29, 2013 - 12:14pm
May 26, 2013
MPCA begins water quality monitoring field work throughout state
May 26, 2013 - 11:46am
April 27, 2013
Applications are being accepted for Minnesota GreenCorps
April 27, 2013 - 8:03am
March 23, 2013
Fix a leak and save up to 300 gallons of water per day
March 23, 2013 - 3:02pm
March 7, 2013
Air pollution advisory issued for much of Minnesota
March 7, 2013 - 4:01pm