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January 18, 2017
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
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 30, 2016
LETTER: Should raise water quality standards
December 30, 2016 - 7:00am
December 21, 2016
LETTER: Misleading comments distract from challenge
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
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 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 31, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton asks on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, for all Minnesotans to sign a pledge to protect the state's water. He made the request next to a fish pond at the Minnesota State Fair. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
August 31, 2016 - 4:19pm
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
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