February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized
The State Departmentâs final environmental impact study on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline in the books, and North Dakotaâs senators were part of a bipartisan group of six who joined with business leaders Tuesday to advocate for its approval.
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March 29, 2013 in River Falls Journal
Legislation is being proposed to prohibit frac-sand mining within 2,500 feet of a residential area.
March 14, 2013 in River Falls Journal
There is nothing quite so intriguing as watching a bird of prey soar through the sky. Continue Reading
February 20, 2013 in River Falls Journal
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission declined plans for a 41-turbine wind farm near the town of Forest in St. Croix County.
December 10, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Overregulation of farms, water quality top concerns in forum
WORTHINGTON Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson said Monday he “got a really good sense of what farmers are thinking” following the fourth of six planned public hearings offered across the state to gather input on environmental policy. Continue Reading
August 15, 2012 in River Falls Journal
State officials report a new scam that seeks to capitalize on the spread of the tree-killing emerald ash borer.
May 23, 2012 in River Falls Journal
The Wisconsin DNR says it’s too early to know how much environmental damage was done by a spill at a sand-mining facility. Continue Reading
December 7, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO An environmental advocacy group issued a report Wednesday ranking North Dakota among the nation’s “filthy 15″ in emissions of toxic pollutants from coal-burning power plants.
August 17, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) A statewide activists group is asking a member of the Iowa Environmental Protection Commission to resign or sell his stake in a livestock confinement construction company.
July 6, 2011 in West Central Tribune
ST. PAUL The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting public comments until July 27 on an environmental assessment worksheet that was prepared for a project to remove the Minnesota Falls Dam located on the Minnesota River in Yellow Medicine and Chippewa counties.