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Earthquake magnitude 6.5 reported off coast of Northern California
5 min 44 sec ago
December 7, 2016
How a pit stop ended lives of thousands of snow geese
15 hours 7 min ago
A sign near the entrance to Minntac proclaims its status as the continent’s largest taconite facility. (file photo / News Tribune)
Lawsuit over Minntac permit dismissed
15 hours 36 min ago
Oil pipeline under Lake Michigan heads for more scrutiny
19 hours 32 min ago
Scott Pruitt Attorney General of Oklahoma arrives to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 7, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Trump fills homeland security, environment, China ambassador jobs
19 hours 49 min ago
December 6, 2016
Western North Dakota oil pipeline shut down after spill
December 6, 2016 - 12:05pm
December 5, 2016
In response: There’s a better way to keep air clean, lights on
December 5, 2016 - 11:00pm
Young Native American men ride horses down a road lined with flags inside of the Oceti Sakowin camp during a snow fall as "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, U.S., December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Duluth City Council votes in support of anti-pipeline demonstrators
December 5, 2016 - 10:34pm
Native American "water protectors" and their allies celebrate Sunday at the Oceti Sakowin camp near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota after the Army Corps of Engineers denied an easement for the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline. REUTERS/Lucas Jacksonplay button
Dakota Access pipeline companies defiant in wake of permit denial; activists gird for fight ahead
December 5, 2016 - 12:21pm
Kitty Kennedy, an NRRI researcher, holds a sample of Lake Superior sediment. Scientists have been studying the history of algae and found one kind, Cyclotella, increasing rapidly as the Great Lakes warm. (NRRI photo)
Algae growth is first documented biological impact of warmer Lake Superior
December 5, 2016 - 9:54am
December 4, 2016
Brothers Howard (left) and Don Hinnenkamp hike a section of Duluth's Western Waterfront Trail last month. The city is working on an updated trails plan, focusing on trails of all kinds in the St. Louis River corridor. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Setting a path for Duluth's trail system
December 4, 2016 - 9:04am
December 2, 2016
Veterans take part in a demonstration against plans to route the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota on Thursday. (REUTERS/Stephanie Keith)
Veterans build barracks for North Dakota pipeline protesters
December 2, 2016 - 8:09pm
December 1, 2016
Sister Therese Carson, OSB, of Duluth waves at passing cars at the intersection of Lake Avenue and Superior Street in Duluth Thursday while participating in a Duluth Stands with Standing Rock protest calling on banks to divest from the pipeline effort. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Pipeline protest targets banks in downtown Duluth
December 1, 2016 - 4:55pm
Russ Stabler from the North Dakota Veterans Coordinating Council speaks Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the West Fargo VFW about the veteran group calling themselves "Veterans Standing for Standing Rock" and their planned involvement with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Stabler said North Dakota veterans do not support the group's actions and remain neutral on the conflict.David Samson / The Forum
ND veterans leaders denounce national vets group plan to join pipeline protest
December 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 30, 2016
Study finds warming soils may magnify global warming
November 30, 2016 - 7:06pm
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