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December 16, 2015
The 2016 budget approved by the Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission has no increases in electric, water and district heating rates. (METRO CREATIVE GRAPHICS)
No increases in electric, heat or water for Willmar utility customers
December 16, 2015 - 10:16pm
December 15, 2015
Dayton lays out conservation plan
December 15, 2015 - 11:20pm
November 24, 2015
One of the first conservation steps Rich and Carol Radtke took when they began their organic dairy was to install fencing to keep their dairy cattle from the waters of Shakopee Creek. Prairie’s Edge Organic Dairy is located northwest of Pennock. (SUBMITTED)
Pennock dairy becomes Kandiyohi County’s first certified for water quality
November 24, 2015 - 10:09pm
November 16, 2015
DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr visits with Dennis Frederickson, left, DNR regional director, and Kandiyohi County Commissioner Roger Imdieke Monday in Paynesville following the final meeting of the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area advisory team. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Proposed Bonanza Valley groundwater management plan nears approval
November 16, 2015 - 11:13pm
October 12, 2015
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Video: Clean Water from garbage! How it's done at Kandiyohi County Landfill
October 12, 2015 - 2:34pm
October 9, 2015
U.S. court places hold on clean water rule
October 9, 2015 - 10:00pm
September 4, 2015
More than 200 people attended an informational meeting hosted Wednesday by Kandiyohi County on the state’s new buffer law. Loren Engelby, public drainage manager for the county, at right, continued to answer questions after the meeting. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Buffer law draws a crowd to Kandiyohi County informational meeting
September 4, 2015 - 12:37am
September 2, 2015
Chemical use leads to water pollution
September 2, 2015 - 5:08am
August 25, 2015
Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center was selected as the first of six Minnesota sites where the Water/Ways exhibition — a Smithsonian traveling exhibit — will be displayed. It will be at the center, which is located in Spicer, June 27-Aug. 5. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Smithsonian traveling exhibit called ‘Water/Ways’ to make its first stop in Spicer in 2016
August 25, 2015 - 11:00pm
July 9, 2015
Lakes are safe despite recent infections, officials say
July 9, 2015 - 11:58pm
June 2, 2015
More chemicals found in remote Minnesota lakes
June 2, 2015 - 11:51pm
June 1, 2015
Discussion gets testy over water line project's financing but Willmar committee OKs awarding contract
June 1, 2015 - 12:59am
May 30, 2015
First-year college students Ryan Haines, left, and Chris Muldrow, both full-time inspectors, have just finished their eight-hour shifts on Saturday at the Saulsbury Beach access on Green Lake. No zebra mussels were found on a "rather slow day," despite the fine weather, Chris said.
AIS boat inspections launched for season in Kandiyohi County
May 30, 2015 - 12:46am
May 12, 2015
Local Culligan owner heads national group
May 12, 2015 - 1:40pm
April 21, 2015
DNR says divers find no zebra mussels in suburban lake after 3-step treatment
April 21, 2015 - 12:37am
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