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March 29, 2018
A tern chick opens its mouth hoping to be fed by an adult carrying a small fish on Interstate Island. Bob King / Forum News Service file photo
Wildlife groups want more cash for conservation
March 29, 2018 - 6:29pm
March 13, 2018
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has mailed 8,500 surveys to residents of eastern Minnesota to measure public opinion on the band's proposal to reintroduce wild elk to the region. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
March 13, 2018 - 6:03pm
March 7, 2018
Minnesota Power and Dairyland Power Cooperative have proposed a $700 million natural gas power plant, Nemadji Trail Energy Center, which would be located near the Calumet refinery in Superior, Wis., and provide up to 550 megawatts of power. (Courtesy Minnesota Power)
Large power users have own idea to meet future power needs in Minnesota
March 7, 2018 - 6:06pm
February 8, 2018
The Red River flows over the midtown dam Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, in Fargo. Organic content in the river has recently produced a bad odor in the city’s drinking water.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
What's behind the 'off' taste of tap water in Fargo, West Fargo?
February 8, 2018 - 8:51am
February 3, 2018
Two sand trucks prepare Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, to leave the City of Fargo Central Garage. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
February 3, 2018 - 12:40pm
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
January 25, 2018
Commentary: North Dakota’s flaring problem has its roots in excessive regulation
January 25, 2018 - 9:47am
January 22, 2018
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem during a stop in Fargo in May 2016. File photo.
Stenehjem plans to resume argument against water rule after US Supreme Court decision
January 22, 2018 - 2:28pm
January 15, 2018
Buck Hill is the highest observation point in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Consultants for Meridian Energy Group estimate that a water vapor plume from the Davis Refinery may be visible from this point for about 15 daylight hours per year. Jack Dura / Bismarck Tribune
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
January 15, 2018 - 11:17am
January 13, 2018
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Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
December 31, 2017
After a December storm hit the North Shore, spray from waves in the Grand Marais harbor coated the rope railings that run along the Grand Marais Lakewalk. Sundberg captured the scene at sunset. Paul Sundberg photo
North Shore photographer captures natural wonders in his backyard
December 31, 2017 - 6:02am
December 11, 2017
Led by a group of Anishinaabe drummers, about 100 people march down County Rd. 6 in Carlton County to the entrance of an Enbridge oil pipe storage yard Monday afternoon. The protest was peaceful. Bob King / Forum News Service
Protesters march across rural Carlton County
December 11, 2017 - 10:57pm
December 10, 2017
A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. (Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder)
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 8, 2017
Paul Eberth, project director at Enbridge Energy, is seen through a window talking to Line 3 opponents Donna Howard (from left), Michele Naar-Obed and Mark Daniel Hakes on Friday, Dec. 8. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)play button
Protesters occupy Enbridge offices in Duluth
December 8, 2017 - 7:03pm