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August 8, 2018
St. Paul train derailment sends 3,200 gallons of diesel fuel into Mississippi River
August 8, 2018 - 8:58pm
August 1, 2018
Buses wait to go out on their routes at the MJ Ruter Metro Transit Garage in Brooklyn Center, Wednesday, Aug. 1. Fuel pumps in the garage may have leaked diesel into the soil for years.  ( Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Twin Cities bus garage leaked fuel into ground, the question is: How much?
August 1, 2018 - 9:19pm
July 31, 2018
MPCA completes enforcement cases
July 31, 2018 - 4:57pm
July 26, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The city of Willmar is seeking a state grant for a project at the Northeast Water Treatment Plant that should improve water quality while also helping the city meet upcoming wastewater discharge requirements.
Willmar Municipal Utilities applies for grant to help cover project costs at water plant
July 26, 2018 - 10:46pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton vetoes four bills with one day left in session
May 19, 2018 - 10:26pm
March 29, 2018
Members of the Fond du Lac Band work through the wild rice on Dead Fish Lake near Saywer, Minn. Forum News Service file photo
MPCA challenges judge's ruling on sulfate limit
March 29, 2018 - 11:04am
December 6, 2017
MPCA to close Willmar office
December 6, 2017 - 5:41am
August 31, 2017
Submitted 

Grass clippings and leaves can cause water quality and clarity issues. The city of Willmar is asking residents to clean up yard wastes from the curbs, gutters and catch basins, to help keep both the city, and area water bodies, clean.
Yard debris is a water quality concern in Willmar
August 31, 2017 - 6:44am
July 1, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune file photo
MPCA fines Willmar $18,500 after stormwater audit
July 1, 2017 - 6:49am
May 9, 2017
Regional wastewater plants recognized
May 9, 2017 - 9:02am
MPCA levies fines in first quarter
May 9, 2017 - 7:39am
January 31, 2017
MPCA completes enforcement cases
January 31, 2017 - 5:26am
November 21, 2016
MPCA seeks comments on proposed hog feedlot in Swift County
November 21, 2016 - 5:47am
June 10, 2016
MPCA issues air pollution advisory for high ozone levels Saturday
June 10, 2016 - 11:10pm
May 14, 2016
Commentary: SMBSC is committed to natural resources and our community
May 14, 2016 - 10:00am