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November 30, 2014
Study recommends Willmar Utilities hike electric and water rates in 2015
November 30, 2014 - 10:36pm
October 21, 2014
An excavator from Voss Plumbing-Heating of Paynesville removes soil Tuesday so workers can replace water and sewer mains on Fourth Street in Kandiyohi. Besides this work being done just south of U.S. Highway 12, work is also being done north of the highway blocking access to the town’s business district from the south. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Utilities work continues in Kandiyohi
October 21, 2014 - 10:49pm
September 28, 2014
DNR says zebra mussels discovered in metro’s White Bear Lake, Lake Waconia
September 28, 2014 - 11:33pm
September 19, 2014
Belgrade groundwater meeting set for Wednesday
September 19, 2014 - 11:30pm
August 18, 2014
Public invited to discuss Shakopee Creek water quality project Thursday
August 18, 2014 - 11:19pm
August 10, 2014
In this undated photo, Alan Knaeble checks a drilling core taken from a site in near Bird Island during work for the geologic atlas project. Tribune file photo
Renville Co. groundwater resources mapped
August 10, 2014 - 11:28pm
Shakopee Creek Watershed residents to discuss water cleanup
August 10, 2014 - 11:15pm
July 24, 2014
Nick Brown, Department of Natural Resources aquatic invasive species specialist, shows water samples taken Thursday on Green Lake in Spicer. The samples will be tested for microscopic zebra mussel larvae called veligers. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)play button
Green Lake water samples taken by DNR in continuing search for zebra mussels
July 24, 2014 - 11:40pm
A homeowner found this zebra mussel on his dock in Green Lake in Spicer. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
A single zebra mussel confirmed in Green Lake, survey of lake to continue
July 24, 2014 - 12:26am
July 23, 2014
Docks in the water are shown Tuesday along the shore of Green Lake in Spicer. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating a report of an adult zebra mussel on a dock in Green Lake. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
DNR investigating report of zebra mussel on Green Lake
July 23, 2014 - 12:22am
July 11, 2014
Kandiyohi County lifts no-wake advisories
July 11, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 10, 2014
Rich Rezanka, an aquatic biologist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, displays a stick covered with zebra mussels during an event at the McQuade Safe Harbor on Lake Superior near Duluth in June 2012. (Forum News Service file photo by Clint Austin/Duluth News Tribune )
More Minn. boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
July 10, 2014 - 11:00pm
June 22, 2014
Kandiyohi County deputies issue many warnings but sheriff satisfied with overall compliance with no wake advisory
June 22, 2014 - 11:13pm
June 18, 2014
This kind of activity being enjoyed Tuesday afternoon on Green Lake in Spicer will now be on hold until the high water recedes: The Kandiyohi County Sheriff on Wednesday issued a no wake advisory until that time. Sheriff Dan Hartog is advising boaters to not create wakes with any type of watercraft, including boats, pontoons and personal watercraft, in an effort to prevent further erosion of shorelines. Boaters are asked to reduce speeds. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
No wake advisory issued in Kandiyohi, Meeker counties
June 18, 2014 - 11:30pm
June 17, 2014
Kazem Oskoui, Clark Engineering Corporation, holds a jar of untreated leachate, on the left, and a jar of leachate after it was treated through a filtering system he has engineered. The equipment is being used during a two-week pilot project at the Kandiyohi County landfill to determine if the system can adequately treat millions of gallons of water that seeps from the landfill each year. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Pilot project under way at landfill to test new leachate treatment
June 17, 2014 - 11:18pm