Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Environment

April 20, 2012
Bushmills Ethanol of Atwater, Minn., pays $800,000 penalty for wastewater violations
April 20, 2012 - 9:25am
The Lac qui Parle dam in Dawson has been replaced by this set of rock weirs. A similar set of rock rapids will replace the Chippewa River dam in Montevideo. (Tribune file photo)
Montevideo, Minn., approves removal of dam on Chippewa River
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 19, 2012
Hearing on Big Stone County, Minn., quarry draws mostly opposition
April 19, 2012 - 7:00am
April 17, 2012
Sign up now for Pomme de Terre River watershed academy beginning Thursday
April 17, 2012 - 1:16pm
April 16, 2012
Sign up now for Pomme de Terre River watershed academy beginning Thursday
April 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Photo: Colormegreen.areavoices.com
Color Me Green blog: Spring clean to help others succeed
March 21, 2012 - 8:50am
March 19, 2012
Ice goes out on Green Lake in Kandiyohi County, earliest ever
March 19, 2012 - 6:04pm
March 8, 2012
Photo: colormegreen.areavoices.com
Color Me Green blog: Shop to reduce food waste
March 8, 2012 - 8:16am
February 28, 2012
Part of the area proposed for the park includes exhausted gravel pits.
On split vote, Renville County continues steps towards OHV Park in southwest corner
February 28, 2012 - 3:26pm
February 14, 2012
Carrie Brusven blogs about green living at colormegreen.areavoices.com. (Photo: Clipart.com)
Color Me Green blog: Love the planet this Valentine's Day
February 14, 2012 - 8:47am
February 7, 2012
Dave Pederson adds fuel to a biomass burner heating the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in this file photo. People interested in clean energy projects in the region are welcome to attend a free networking event from 1 to 4 p.m. on Feb. 14 at the center. (Tribune file photo)
Clean Energy Resource Team networking event slated for Feb. 14 at Spicer, Minn.
February 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
DNR hires invasive species specialist to serve west central Minnesota region
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 30, 2012
Carrie Brusven blogs about green living at colormegreen.areavoices.com.
Areavoices.com: Low-cost ways to make your home energy efficient
January 30, 2012 - 8:31am
Willmar, Milan projects gain Minnesota energy grants
January 30, 2012 - 12:00am
January 10, 2012
Coahran
Coahran to lead Spicer fisheries office, New London hatchery
January 10, 2012 - 2:19pm
randomness