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Lake Superior and all the Great Lakes are forecast to get warmer, stormier and dirtier as climate change continues to impact the region, according to a new report released Thursday. News Tribune file photo.
Great Lakes already hit by climate change
1 hour 59 min ago
March 20, 2019
A panel discussion including Andrea Schokker (from left) Al Rudeck, Dr. Jesse Keenan, Emily Larson and Karen Diver takes questions about climate change adaptation Wednesday. Clint Austin /
Duluth as a destination for climate refugees?
22 hours 13 min ago
March 19, 2019
Is Duluth ripe for climate refugees? UMD discussion hopes to answer that question Wednesday
March 19, 2019 - 4:23pm
March 18, 2019
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells a Knoxville, Iowa, Sunday, Feb. 17, soup lunch crowd why she should be president. It came a week after she announced she was running. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Some Minnesota Democrats say Klobuchar isn't progressive enough
March 18, 2019 - 12:32pm
March 14, 2019
Local View: Eating plants for the planet affordable, effective, fun -- and essential
March 14, 2019 - 4:31pm
March 13, 2019
National View: Pipeline protesters risk environment, communities
March 13, 2019 - 6:29pm
March 11, 2019
Local View: No one should sit out this environmental summit
March 11, 2019 - 4:05pm
March 5, 2019
The Minnesota Power Community Solar array at corner of Arrowhead Road and Rice Lake Road in Duluth Tuesday afternoon. Gov. Tim Walz wants power providers to completely wean themselves off fossil fuels by 2050. ---- Clint Austin /
Allete OK with 2050 fossil fuel phase-out
March 5, 2019 - 7:50pm
An aerial view of the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf, in Antarctica, in 2017. Scientists are racing to understand what is happening to the ice shelf as the planet warms around it. They are also trying to measure the role of human-caused climate change in weakening other parts of the West Antarctic ice sheet, and to fathom how damaging warming seas and changing wind patterns might ultimately prove to be. (Jonathan Corum/The New York Times)
White House plans to counter climate change 'will erode our national security,' 58 former officials warn
March 5, 2019 - 12:54pm
March 2, 2019
National View: Ignoring climate change exceeds price of dealing with it
March 2, 2019 - 8:17pm
National View: Green New Deal proposal will be all pain and no gain
March 2, 2019 - 8:15pm
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trump mocks Mueller probe, Democrats and his former attorney general
March 2, 2019 - 4:28pm
February 28, 2019
Local View: Growing popularity of electric cars makes Line 3 a puzzler
February 28, 2019 - 5:50pm
Reader's View: Hypocritical to protest, use fossil fuels
February 28, 2019 - 5:49pm
February 25, 2019
The idea of an ad hoc group to reassess the government's climate science findings represents a modified version of a plan championed by William Happer, the National Security Council's senior director. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
White House to select federal scientists to reassess government climate findings, sources say
February 25, 2019 - 8:28am