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January 18, 2017
The sun rises behind a bank of clouds over Lake Superior at Glensheen in Duluth on Oct. 8, 2016. (file / News Tribune)
Great Lakes need more work, IJC report says
January 18, 2017 - 2:41pm
People are seen in silhouette as they cool off in water fountains in a park as hot summer temperatures hit Paris. (2016 file / Reuters)
World temperatures hit new high in 2016 for third year in a row
January 18, 2017 - 9:49am
January 17, 2017
The burrowing larvae of a velvet longhorned beetle was found in rustic log furniture imported from China. State insect experts are asking people who may have purchased imported log furniture to check for inspect damage and report any findings of insects. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Invasive insects in imported furniture may be threat to Minnesota, Wisconsin forests
January 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
A woman is seen sitting inside her vehicle during dusk in the Rosebud camp where "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, December 7, 2016. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
Three arrested near North Dakota pipeline protest site
January 17, 2017 - 1:12pm
January 15, 2017
Rubber mulch on a Duluth school playground. (2016 file / News Tribune)
Duluth School Board to decide on mulch replacement
January 15, 2017 - 5:30am
January 14, 2017
Yellow waste water that had been held behind a barrier near the abandoned Gold King Mine is seen in the Animas River in Durango, Colorado, in this picture from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department taken August 8, 2015. REUTERS/Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department/Handout
EPA denies $1 billion-plus in claims from toxic Colorado mine spill
January 14, 2017 - 12:29am
Copper mine supporters strike out at Rapala after executive's column
January 14, 2017 - 12:28am
January 13, 2017
Ken Hupila pulls his pulk toward the public landing on Moose Lake near Ely after a day of brook trout fishing. (2013 file / News Tribune)
Forest Service files two-year timeout on mining
January 13, 2017 - 10:14am
January 12, 2017
A sunfish caught in Sullivan Lake. Dan Gunderson | MPR News 2016
Study: Drug traces in Minnesota waters may be harming fish
January 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
EPA accuses Fiat Chrysler of excess diesel emissions
January 12, 2017 - 10:41am
January 11, 2017
Anti-mine group turns attention to Enbridge pipelines
January 11, 2017 - 7:37pm
The view from Comb Ridge is pictured in Utah’s Bears Ears area of the Four Corners Region, Utah, U.S. December 18, 2016. REUTERS/Annie Knox
Trump taps well of protest with calls for more drilling in national parks
January 11, 2017 - 2:29pm
January 10, 2017
PolyMet officials give a tour of facilities at the old LTV processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, now owned by PolyMet, in December 2013. (News Tribune file photo)
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
January 10, 2017 - 3:19pm
Signs posted around an area of Chequamegon Bay near Kreher Park in Ashland warn of high levels of contaminants in the water and soil. (file photo / News Tribune)
Agreement struck on $42 million Ashland Superfund cleanup
January 10, 2017 - 2:15pm
Rusty patched bumblebee (Courtesy Smithsonian Institute)
Bumblebee declared endangered
January 10, 2017 - 11:05am