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July 24, 2017
An ash tree on Saturday, July 22, in Duluth. (Mike Krebs / Forum News Service)
1 billion black ash trees in peril: Scientists invade Duluth to share emerald ash borer research
July 24, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
Researchers on the Blue Heron, the research vessel of UMD's Large Lakes Observatory, get ready to deploy an underwater microphone to record sounds 75 feet under the surface of Lake Superior. They picked up some interesting results. (Photo courtesy UMD)
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 13, 2017
Chad Enerson of Emerald, Wis., and his wife, Mary worry a recent nearby manure spill that went unattended for months has jeopardized the health of a pond on their property. The couple had planned to build a new home on their property, but shelved the idea after Emerald Sky Dairy, the neighboring farm responsible for the spill, applied to expand their concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO). Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
July 13, 2017 - 10:11am
July 1, 2017
A pair of redbellied snakes were among the first specimens caught, weighed, measured and then released by Katie Leuenberger of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources during the Swedes Forest bioblitz on June 17. This the male of the pair; the female carried eggs. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Odd-named creatures thrive in amazing Minnesota landscape
July 1, 2017 - 10:19am
June 28, 2017
Tribune photo by Gary MillerHot weather means plenty of beach goers Tuesday at Kandiyohi County Park 7 on Games Lake. Tobacco-free beach signs are posted at the park.
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
June 28, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 26, 2017
A moose is seen with a tracking collar in May 2013 in Northeastern Minnesota. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Parasites, infections, wolves taking toll on northeast MN moose
June 26, 2017 - 8:22pm
June 24, 2017
Dave Mihalic, senior adviser to U.S. Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke. (John Myers / Forum News Service)
Adviser to Trump interior official speaks of 'balance and trust' while in Duluth
June 24, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 22, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan of Minnesota were joined at a Mountain Iron press conference Monday by Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar. Sportsmen's groups are battling back against Nolan's effort to seek Republican help in Congress to overturn a federal mining moratorium near the BWCAW. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near Boundary Waters
June 22, 2017 - 5:04pm
June 10, 2017
Concerned globally, acting locally
June 10, 2017 - 5:33pm
June 9, 2017
Environmental group challenges DNR stream action
June 9, 2017 - 6:17pm
June 2, 2017
A view of Lake Superior from the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth, Minn., on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Steve Wagner / Forum News Service
Lake Superior water level on the rise
June 2, 2017 - 3:24pm
May 26, 2017
Karolin Jappe, McKenzie County emergency manager, is pictured Friday, May 12, 2017, near Watford City, N.D. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Faces of the Boom: Workers adjust to meet changing demands in ND's oil fields
May 26, 2017 - 12:36pm
May 23, 2017
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has won a more than $1 million settlement against Dale Cich, Diane C. Anderson and J & D Services for hazardous waste violations at this former fuel recycling business in Aurora. MPCA photo.
Court orders Duluth businessman, partner to pay $1 million in fines, fees for pollution violations
May 23, 2017 - 8:15pm
May 21, 2017
An aerial view of Great River Energy's Coal Creek Station near Underwood, N.D. (Photo provided)
North Dakota coal power company to test new uses for carbon
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am
May 15, 2017
New gas plant, pipelines proposed in McKenzie County
May 15, 2017 - 5:05pm
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