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September 17, 2018
Council approves preliminary levy, will revisit in December
19 hours 14 min ago
September 12, 2018
Around Minnesota, winters just aren't as cold as they used to be. DNR climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld produced this graphic showing how Grand Rapids is losing its coldest temperature readings, which are usually collected overnight. The 1930s was something of an anomaly, he said, because the drought years caused colder temperatures. Source: Minnesota DNR
Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other states
September 12, 2018 - 9:14am
July 25, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Change only happens when people make it happen
July 25, 2018 - 7:55am
April 5, 2018
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Senior Climatologist Kenneth Blumenfeld talks about climate change, history and projections with his “Climate Chaos in Minnesota” presentation at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday, April 4. (Steve Kohls / Forum News Service)play button
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
April 5, 2018 - 3:24pm
March 28, 2018
Forum to focus on environmental responsibility
March 28, 2018 - 7:08am
February 21, 2018
Bemidji group to screen film on climate change and winter sports
February 21, 2018 - 5:53pm
December 29, 2017
After chilly forecast, Trump tweets US 'could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming'
December 29, 2017 - 7:07am
December 7, 2017
Glacier researchers at work on Gueshgue glacier, in the Cordillera Blanca region of Peru, Aug. 23, 2017. Accelerating glacial melt in the Andes caused by climate change has set off a gold rush downstream, but as the ice vanishes, the vast farms below may do the same. (Tomas Munita/The New York Times)
Study: Most accurate climate change models predict the most alarming consequences
December 7, 2017 - 8:16am
November 6, 2017
Illustration by Carli Greninger
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
October 20, 2017
A worker cuts down coffee trees damaged by the Roya coffee fungus to make way for new coffee plants near Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala, on Feb. 8, 2013. Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue.
Climate change could spell disaster for coffee, but science may offer a solution.
October 20, 2017 - 12:41pm
October 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
October 14, 2017 - 9:45am
October 3, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Censky committed to finding climate solutions
October 3, 2017 - 9:53am
September 19, 2017
An aerial view of the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf, in Antarctica, in 2017. Scientists are racing to understand what is happening to the ice shelf as the planet warms around it. They are also trying to measure the role of human-caused climate change in weakening other parts of the West Antarctic ice sheet, and to fathom how damaging warming seas and changing wind patterns might ultimately prove to be. (Jonathan Corum/The New York Times)
New climate calculations could buy the Earth some time - if they're right
September 19, 2017 - 9:05am
September 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Political gamesmanship has grave consequences
September 14, 2017 - 2:22pm
August 29, 2017
Both a male and female Blue Grosbeak are staying in Cottage Grove this year. Ben Douglas / Special to Forum News Service
Southeastern Twin Cities metro birders treated to a year of rarities
August 29, 2017 - 10:55am