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The first bit of sun rises above Lake Superior on a recent morning. Bob King /
Great Lakes chronicle: Event at UMD to highlight environmental reporter’s new book
2 hours 31 min ago
May 21, 2017
John Lindgren, St. Louis River restoration coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, holds a small amount of the 500,000 cubic yards of wood waste at the bottom of the river near Grassy Point. After it dries, the waste removed from the area will be burned at the Hibbard power plant (background right) to generate electricity. Steve Kuchera /
Massive restoration in works for Grassy Point, Kingsbury Bay
May 21, 2017 - 8:40pm
The Memo: What to know in business this week for May 22
May 21, 2017 - 8:33pm
Forest insect experts say the Northland won't get an invasion of forest tent caterpillars this year, as we did in 2001 when this photo was taken on a lawn just outside Duluth. News Tribune file photo.
Forest caterpillar invasion unlikely this summer
May 21, 2017 - 1:28am
May 19, 2017
This jawbone thought to be from a sand tiger or mako shark was caught by a Grand Rapids, Minn., fisherman last weekend in the Mississippi River in northern Minnesota. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Fisherman catches mysterious shark jawbone in Mississippi River near Grand Rapids
May 19, 2017 - 4:15pm
Staff photo of a Keurig
Keurig designing eco-friendly K-cups
May 19, 2017 - 3:14pm
May 17, 2017
PolyMet dam permit applications advance
May 17, 2017 - 9:00am
Plastic piling up in Arctic Ocean
May 17, 2017 - 6:00am
May 16, 2017
John Cloutier prepares to trim the roots of a white pine seedling before planting it on his wooded property north of Two Harbors Friday. Bob King /
North Shore forest restoration expands
May 16, 2017 - 6:42pm
May 13, 2017
Al Hodnik, chairman, president and CEO of Allete, holds a copy of the company’s 2017 profile while addressing shareholders at Tuesday’s annual investors conference in Duluth. Steve Kuchera /
Allete powers up: Duluth-based company thriving as it renews focus on all things energy
May 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
May 11, 2017
A crew works in a 10-foot hole along Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline near Bemidji last September. The pipeline had external corrosion and was being repaired with a "sleeve." (Bemidji Pioneer file photo)
Citizens file to intervene in Enbridge Line 3 case
May 11, 2017 - 8:36pm
May 10, 2017
This file photo shows work on the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota last year. Forum News Service file photo
84-gallon spill reported on Dakota Access Pipeline in northern SD
May 10, 2017 - 5:25pm
Reader's View: Cooperative effort can protect environment
May 10, 2017 - 12:18am
May 8, 2017
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female mutilation penalties
May 8, 2017 - 3:20pm
May 6, 2017
Fishing guide Chris Edquist of Superior shows off a nice St. Louis River walleye as his daughter Myiah looks on. Edquist said he believes walleyes will be somewhat spread out when fishing opens on the river Saturday. Photo courtesy of Chris Edquist
River riddle: St. Louis River anglers trying to solve walleye puzzle
May 6, 2017 - 9:05pm