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August 11, 2018
Gardens and flowerbeds are at full throttle in August, often requiring supplemental watering. David Samson / Forum News Service
August watering is crucial for gardening success
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
August 3, 2018
The sun sets over Lake Superior in 2017. The water levels of Lake Superior rose 2.3 inches in July, just slightly more than its average rise of 1.5 inches. file / News Tribune
Lake Superior creeping back toward normal level
August 3, 2018 - 4:54pm
August 1, 2018
Jared Munch paddles through some rapids on his stand-up paddle board on the Steel River in Northern Ontario. (Photo courtesy Jared Munch)
Pressroom Podcast: SUP adventures with Jared Munch
August 1, 2018 - 5:16am
July 18, 2018
Detroit baby falls through floor into basement, drowns in 'standing water and sewage,' prosecutors say
July 18, 2018 - 6:36am
July 10, 2018
The sun sets on Lake Superior in Grand Marais earlier this year. Nearly nine in 10 residents supporting paying to protect and revitalize the great lakes, according to a recent poll. file / News Tribune
Residents say Great Lakes worth paying to protect
July 10, 2018 - 2:55pm
July 3, 2018
One man covers his ears while another films the fireworks display at Detroit Lakes, Minn. Forum News Service file photo
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
June 25, 2018
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Woman threatens to call police on 8-year-old selling water for a trip to Disneyland
June 25, 2018 - 7:33am
May 18, 2018
Superior water safe to drink, tests say -- again
May 18, 2018 - 11:24pm
April 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 20, 2018
Duluth PUC approves water rate proposal
March 20, 2018 - 9:36pm
March 19, 2018
A Duluth water tower near North Basswood Avenue. The Duluth Public Utilities Commission is expected to soften the proposed water rate increase for neighboring communities. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Water softener: Duluth utilities commission may ease neighboring cities’ rates
March 19, 2018 - 5:54pm
March 16, 2018
The city motto for Little Falls, Minn., is, "The Town Where the Mississippi Pauses." It pauses more often in the winter when some of the flow is slowed by freezing temperatures that turn some of the Mississippi River into ice. Aviator Charles Lindbergh was from Little Falls and tours are offered of his boyhood home.  Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
January 24, 2018
Responding to a water main break, City of Duluth employees Dave Cook (left) and Drake Egge watch for vehicles as they turn off the water at the intersection of Second Avenue West and Superior Street Wednesday morning. (Samantha Erkkila / serkkila@duluthnews.com)play button
Water main break causes street closure downtown
January 24, 2018 - 9:43am
January 2, 2018
City of Duluth utility operator Josh Carlson uses a backhoe to place gravel in a hole after repairing a water main break at the intersection of Crosley Avenue and Wyoming Street in the Lakeside neighborhood of Duluth on Tuesday. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
Cold contributes to water main breaks in Duluth
January 2, 2018 - 9:16pm
December 31, 2017
City crews remove a section of worn and broken pipe from a water main at 34th Avenue West and 2nd Street in 2011. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth, neighbors at odds over water rates
December 31, 2017 - 7:30pm