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May 24, 2018
Two Canada geese covered in an oily, black residue were seen in a field near the Hanson-Mueller grain elevator on Superior's waterfront recently. One of the geese was captured and handed over to wildlife rehabilitators working for Husky Energy after the April 26 explosion and fire at the company's Superior refinery. Photo courtesy Sean Haasnoot
Geese covered in black, oily substance found near Superior refinery
May 24, 2018 - 5:39pm
May 22, 2018
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Gov. Dayton handed new wild rice sulfate bill
May 22, 2018 - 6:39pm
May 21, 2018
The Fargo-Moorhead Plastic Bag Task Force aims to reduce the number of bags littering the community and ending up in landfills by providing more education and opportunities to recycle. Forum News Service file photo
Fargo task force seeks reduction in plastic bag use
May 21, 2018 - 9:22pm
May 20, 2018
Smoke from prescribed burns in Bayfield County is visible from Hawk Ridge in Duluth Sunday. (U.S. Forest Service photo)
Smoke from prescribed burns visible in Twin Ports
May 20, 2018 - 7:17pm
May 17, 2018
Groups file suit to keep mining law
May 17, 2018 - 9:35pm
Refrigerators at a dump in New Orleans. Reported in 2018, government scientists have detected an increase in emissions of an outlawed industrial gas that destroys ozone, potentially slowing progress in restoring the atmosphere’s protective ozone layer. (Vincent Laforet/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Someone, somewhere, is making a banned chemical that destroys the ozone layer, scientists suspect
May 17, 2018 - 9:31pm
Free electronic recycling collection Saturday
May 17, 2018 - 6:59pm
Corn is harvested in Princeton, Illinois, on Oct. 9, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Warming planet could mean bigger corn crops for US farmers
May 17, 2018 - 12:17pm
May 15, 2018
The S.S. William A. Irvin has sat in Minnesota Slip since 1986. Tentative plans to move the 611-foot-long freighter out of the slip so that contaminated bottom sediments can be leveled and covered with clean material are moving forward. Moving the floating museum would present difficulties, as it is only inches narrower than the open channel when the slip’s pedestrian bridge is in the open position. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Irvin to face tight squeeze: DECC gives preliminary OK on plans to move historic ship
May 15, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 14, 2018
(News Tribune file photo)
Water worries follow Husky fire
May 14, 2018 - 9:55pm
May 13, 2018
A charging station for the new electric busses that are coming to the Duluth Transit Authority. (Clint Austin /caustin@duluthnews.com)
Electric buses arriving soon in Duluth
May 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Running coach Jeff Horowitz, in red, and ploggers pick up trash near the Francis L. Cardozo Education Campus in Washington, on April 22, 2018. Photo by Kelyn Soong.
Plogging: A light run with big impact on litter
May 13, 2018 - 10:42am
May 9, 2018
Enbridge, bands file exceptions to judge's Line 3 recommendation
May 9, 2018 - 9:04pm
May 7, 2018
Large plumes of black smoke continue to rise during a series of fires and explosions at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on April 26, 2018. (News Tribune file photo)
Precautions continue following Husky fire
May 7, 2018 - 9:43pm
The European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts' Copernicus Climate Change Service tracks aurface air temperatures. 
Photo by: Copernicus Climate Change Service — Handout
While the US shivered, the rest of the world simmered in planet's third-hottest April
May 7, 2018 - 1:29pm