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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
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First Friday Fest at Rail River
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
April 18, 2017
Study: Minnesota mining industry jobs worth more than tourism
DULUTH, Minn.—With claims by some mining critics that tourism is a more sustainable option than copper mining for northern Minnesota, and with the federal government mulling a moratorium on new mining near the Boundary Waters, industry officials fired back Tuesday with a new...
April 18, 2017 - 6:58pm
April 16, 2017
Shoring up a stream: Angling group spearheads project to benefit Knife River steelhead
DULUTH — On a sunny March morning, the Knife River comes hustling around a shaded bend and emerges into full sunlight. It is far above...
April 16, 2017 - 4:29pm
April 12, 2017
Climate change upsets lives guided by nature, Native Americans say
CHUKUT KUK, Arizona - The impacts of climate change stretch from the loss of polar bear habitat to African crop failures to threatening a seasonal...
April 12, 2017 - 12:44pm
April 11, 2017
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
A dozen Great Lakes states senators have sent a letter to Trump administration officials urging them to move ahead with a plan to stop Asian...
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
April 2, 2017
Study: Steelhead, Kamloops rainbows interbreeding on North Shore
DULUTH — First-year results from a steelhead genetics study on Minnesota's North Shore streams confirm that hybridization between steelhead...
April 2, 2017 - 11:14am
March 31, 2017
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
ST. PAUL — Maybe the third time is a charm. That is the hope of Minnesotans who are tired of dodging potholes and daily fighting other...
March 31, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 30, 2017
Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
Some of the best clichés are short, sweet and accurate. "If it ain't broke, don't fix it," is just such a truism. Right now in the Minnesota...
March 30, 2017 - 2:51pm
March 29, 2017
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
ST. PAUL—Environmental legislation going through the Minnesota Legislature could face trouble if it reaches Gov. Mark Dayton. The Democratic...
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
March 28, 2017
Fourth lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
DULUTH — Yet another lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. Forest Service decision to approve the land exchange that enables PolyMet Mining Inc. to acquire the property where it wants to build Minnesota's first copper mine. The groups Save Our Sky Blue Waters, Save Lake Superior...
March 28, 2017 - 1:12pm
March 27, 2017
Lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
DULUTH, Minn.—Three environmental groups filed suit in federal court Monday to overturn the U.S. Forest Service decision to trade land...
March 27, 2017 - 6:06pm
March 23, 2017
Oil spill in creek originally underestimated, making it one of largest in ND history
BELFIELD, N.D.—An oil pipeline spill that contaminated a tributary of the Little Missouri River last December is now estimated to be three...
March 23, 2017 - 4:16pm
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
ST. PAUL — White-nose syndrome has now killed bats in six counties in Minnesota, up from two last year, and probably has spread to virtually...
March 23, 2017 - 3:20pm
As Trump targets environmental rules, companies say they don't cost much
President Donald Trump’s White House has said his plans to slash environmental regulations will trigger a new energy boom and help the United...
March 23, 2017 - 8:31am
March 18, 2017
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — Two years ago, Minnesota lawmakers jump started efforts to keep the area around Minnesota's main military base green and...
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 16, 2017
Agencies get earful on mining ban
DULUTH — The federal agencies responsible for a proposed mining ban near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness got an earful Thursday...
March 16, 2017 - 9:26pm