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June 10, 2016
Pollution alert issued for Friday
June 10, 2016 - 8:42am
May 25, 2016
Working buffers for water quality
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
LETTER: Need action to protect surface and ground water
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Breathing easier
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
LETTER: Standing up for clean water
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
February 5, 2016
Eran Sandquist (left), state coordinator of Pheasants Forever, presents Gov. Mark Dayton with a pheasant statue in recognition of his conservation work during the organization’s state convention Saturday, Jan. 30 in Willmar. Dayton joked that it was the first pheasant he’d gotten in five years.  (Photo by Tom Cherveny  |  Tribune)
Dayton vows to stop state from being 'another Flint'
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 21, 2016
Pollution advisory issued for today
January 21, 2016 - 7:53am
January 20, 2016
Minnestota Governor’s Office graphic
Cities in Douglas County are not slated to receive funding for clean water or drinking water projects under Gov. Mark Dayton’s plan announced last week. The map also shows that between 0 and 20 percent of the lakes and streams in western Douglas County (shown in light red) are considered safe for swimming and recreation. Conditions are better in the eastern part of the county where the percentage falls between 41 and 60 percent (shown in yellow)
Dayton seeks $220M to improve water
January 20, 2016 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
This is a map of the proposed conservation plan area.
Dayton lays out conservation plan
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Studies show chemicals detected in lakes and rivers
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 7, 2013
Air pollution advisory issued for much of Minnesota
March 7, 2013 - 4:01pm
February 14, 2013
MPCA offers help to businesses to reduce BPA exposure
February 14, 2013 - 8:11am
February 9, 2013
MPCA invites comments on statewide permit that regulates construction stormwater
February 9, 2013 - 8:39am
November 17, 2012
Efforts to clean up Minnesota River pay off, says MPCA study
November 17, 2012 - 10:17am
November 14, 2012
Comments sought on water quality improvement
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am