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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 /
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 / 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 /
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
December 6, 2017
Wisconsin city approves 40-year deal to buy Lake Michigan water
December 6, 2017 - 8:38pm
October 28, 2017
The City of Duluth Lakewood Treatment Plant filters and cleans water from Lake Superior for the Duluth, Proctor and Hermantown and Rice Lake Township. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth city water violates standards for turbidity in wake of storm
October 28, 2017 - 6:59pm
October 19, 2017
Traffic passes the welcome sign for Silver Bay. (News Tribune file photo)
Silver Bay police proposal gets hairy
October 19, 2017 - 10:00pm
September 25, 2017
The interior of the pumphouse at the Duluth water treatment plant. (file / News Tribune)
Council signs off on water rate hike
September 25, 2017 - 10:52pm
September 24, 2017
Duluth City Council to consider water rate veto
September 24, 2017 - 8:40pm
September 22, 2017
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
September 22, 2017 - 6:42am
September 20, 2017
Craig Simonson and his sister Karyn Danielson examine the water heater in the Hermantown home they were raised in. The heater is decades old. Steve Kuchera /
From a different era: Northland family’s water heater is dependability incarnate
September 20, 2017 - 6:48pm