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March 8, 2017
Minnesota state Sens. Mark Johnson of  East Grand Forks, left, and Justine Eichorn of Grand Rapids discuss issues before a Tuesday, March 7, 2017, committee meeting in which the use of plastic bags was a main topic. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
March 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 22, 2017
Buffering back and forth: Locals react to Minn. buffer law
February 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Wells Creek winds its way through rural Goodhue County. Farmers in  watershed have a long-standing reputation of being good water stewards. (photo by James Clinton)
Buffer statute travels downstream
February 22, 2017 - 9:21am
January 30, 2017
Canoeists that started at the headwaters of the Mississippi River paddle through northern Minnesota in this 2010 file photo. Forum News Service
Mississippi River heavily polluted as it runs south
January 30, 2017 - 1:32pm
January 20, 2017
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 11, 2017
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday said it has granted Endangered Species Act protection to the rusty patched bumble bee, a native species of Minnesota and Wisconsin that has been declining rapidly in recent years. Courtesy of the Xerces Society
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 22, 2016
Great Lakes get 22 million pounds of plastics annually
December 22, 2016 - 11:00am
December 9, 2016
Letter: Standing with standing rock
December 9, 2016 - 6:29pm
September 20, 2016
Letter: Peru educational study shows how vital rainforest is
September 20, 2016 - 2:00pm
September 4, 2016
Tundra swans can be spotted during their summer and fall migrations through Minnesota. (Photo by Rebecca Fields)
Bird of the Month: Tundra Swan
September 4, 2016 - 6:00am
September 1, 2015
Group asks Red Wing to ‘Climb Up for Climate’
September 1, 2015 - 8:00am