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Proposed oil field waste landfill draws criticism

June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHBURN A proposed oil field waste landfill northwest of Underwood is being criticized by some area residents who fear radioactive contamination and increased highway traffic. Continue Reading

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore generated $17 million in 2010, study says

March 22, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The 21-island Apostle Islands National Lakeshore often is called the jewel in the crown of the National Park Service. Now, a new study says it’s a valuable gem for the surrounding area as well.
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Hundreds protest outside Walker-Duffy fundraiser in Washburn

March 12, 2011 in Duluth News Tribune

Signs on state Highway 13 leading into Washburn greeted Gov. Scott Walker with sentiments such as “Recall Walker” and “Shame on You Gov. Walker.” Continue Reading