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Noticeable haze emerging concern at Theodore Roosevelt National Park

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Haze has become more noticeable in Theodore Roosevelt National Park and is the subject of increased monitoring and analysis.
Researchers from the National Park Service and Colorado State University are in the midst of a two-year study to d…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota rules updated to fight haze in BWCA, Voyageurs Natiional Park

March 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

xState regulators are preparing to add some enforcement teeth to rules meant to cut the haze that sometimes clouds the views in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park. Continue Reading

Judge: Air quality falls under state control

December 22, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) The North Dakota attorney general said he’s hoping a judge’s ruling on a dispute over air quality rules will convince a federal agency to adopt a state Health Department proposal on haze pollution from two power plants.
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Analysis: ‘Haze’ cost impact exaggerated

November 18, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota utilities are exaggerating the cost to consumers of proposed federal rules that would reduce pollution from two coal-fueled electric power plants, according to an analysis paid for by two environmental groups.
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Judge backs Big Stone haze reduction upgrade

November 11, 2011 in The Daily Republic

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A judge has backed a $489 million pollution-control upgrade for the 36-year-old Big Stone power plant in South Dakota.
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Haze Hearing

October 13, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK ­(AP) Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and a group of energy executives argued with environmental activists Thursday about the best way to reduce haze from North Dakota’s coal-burning electric power plants.
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Dalrymple, Environmentalists Clash on Haze Rules

October 13, 2011 in WDAZ

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and a group of energy executives argued with environmental activists Thursday about the best way to reduce haze from North Dakota’s coal-burning electric power plants.
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EPA to act on haze plans in ND, Wyo, Colo, Mont

June 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

DENVER (AP) In a settlement with conservation groups, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to give final approval next year of plans to address haze in Wyoming, Colorado, Montana and North Dakota. Continue Reading