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June 26, 2017
In 2015, a couple walks past the 8.2 million gallon overflow tank Duluth built near the Lakewalk. The tank and other measures have helped relieve the city’s problem of untreated sewage flowing into Lake Superior during heavy rain events or rapid snowmelts. File / News Tribune
WLSSD passes sump pump, lateral line ordinance
June 26, 2017 - 5:44pm
June 25, 2017
This photo by the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District shows an instance of overflow from a sewer line on 19th Avenue East in Duluth.
Sump pump, line inspections will be mandatory before home sales
June 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
May 23, 2017
Sewage line leak in Esko will need big fix
May 23, 2017 - 4:18pm
May 15, 2017
Terri Jicha, a physical scientist with the Environmental Protection Agency, sprays water onto a model watershed to show sixth-grade students how pollution from various sources flows into rivers and lakes during a St. Louis River Quest session on the Vista Star on Monday. More than 1,500 students from the area are expected to attend the environmental education program this week. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
River Quest still reaching students after 25 years
May 15, 2017 - 6:21pm
September 27, 2016
Aerial photo of WLSSD. (file photo / News Tribune)
No change in garbage, sewer rates at WLSSD
September 27, 2016 - 1:36pm
August 19, 2016
Chuck Williams at EVTAC in October, 2000. (file photo / News Tribune)
Former PCA, WLSSD director Chuck Williams dies
August 19, 2016 - 2:28pm
July 2, 2016
Cromwell farmer Tim Dahl cuts hay on a 20-acre field that was fertilized with biosolids. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Debate over biosolids reignites
July 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 18, 2016
Volunteers needed for St. Louis River cleanup
May 18, 2016 - 5:49pm
March 31, 2016
The area where sewage overflow from the storage tank at the Endion Station lift station empties into Lake Superior. On March 16 3.8 million gallons of untreated sewage from the lift station flowed into Lake Superior. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Déjà poo: Despite massive investments in its sewer system, Duluth reports overflow
March 31, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 2, 2016
Recycle your tree
January 2, 2016 - 12:00am
October 19, 2015
Bygones for Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015
October 19, 2015 - 10:36pm
October 9, 2015
Eh?: Unwanted drug drop-off today
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
September 28, 2015
WLSSD 2016 budget sees small changes
September 28, 2015 - 7:28pm
August 20, 2015
Sustainability showcase scheduled for this evening
August 20, 2015 - 12:00am
June 23, 2015
A pedestrian walks on the landscaped roof of the 8.2 million gallon overflow tank the city built close to Lake Superior near Endion Station. The tank, others like it, and other projects were part of a more than $160 million effort to solve the problem of untreated sewage overflowing into Lake Superior. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Court order on Duluth's sewage overflows is over
June 23, 2015 - 10:05pm
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