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November 27, 2018
President Donald Trump sits at his desk in the Oval Office during an interview Tuesday with The Washington Post. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump slams Fed chair, questions climate change and threatens to cancel Putin meeting
November 27, 2018 - 8:38pm
November 25, 2018
Duluth police talk with Wells Fargo bank employees last January during a protest at the bank. Scott Bol (center) had locked himself to the security gate with a bicycle lock around his neck, preventing the bank from opening. Bol is one of three defendants who said in court that their actions were justified to defend the environment. Forum News Service file photo
Climate change has its day in Duluth courtroom
November 25, 2018 - 4:45pm
November 23, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks with Gavin Newsom, left, California's governor-elect, as they toured fire-ravaged homes in Paradise, Calif., Nov. 17, 2018. As the death toll from California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire continued to rise, Trump toured the area alongside two of his vocal critics. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Major Trump administration climate report says damages are 'intensifying across the country'
November 23, 2018 - 3:37pm
October 29, 2018
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, right, meets with St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, left, and Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey by Mill City Museum in Minneapolis on Monday, Oct. 29. Frederick Melo / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Michael Bloomberg awards boost to St. Paul’s climate action goals
October 29, 2018 - 5:23pm
October 21, 2018
The Clearwater County Courthouse was filled with spectators on Tuesday, Oct. 9, for the criminal case against three "valve turners" who disrupted the flow of oil in two Enbridge pipelines in 2016. The judge dismissed the case against the three defendants. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Was it necessary? Parties weigh in on the criminal case involving Enbridge pipeline “valve turners”
October 21, 2018 - 6:05am
October 8, 2018
Minnesota scientists predict slower tree growth
October 8, 2018 - 7:25pm
September 12, 2018
Around Minnesota, winters just aren't as cold as they used to be. DNR climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld produced this graphic showing how Grand Rapids is losing its coldest temperature readings, which are usually collected overnight. The 1930s was something of an anomaly, he said, because the drought years caused colder temperatures. Source: Minnesota DNR
Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other states
September 12, 2018 - 9:14am
April 5, 2018
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Senior Climatologist Kenneth Blumenfeld talks about climate change, history and projections with his “Climate Chaos in Minnesota” presentation at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday, April 4. (Steve Kohls / Forum News Service)play button
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
April 5, 2018 - 3:24pm
December 29, 2017
After chilly forecast, Trump tweets US 'could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming'
December 29, 2017 - 7:07am
December 7, 2017
Glacier researchers at work on Gueshgue glacier, in the Cordillera Blanca region of Peru, Aug. 23, 2017. Accelerating glacial melt in the Andes caused by climate change has set off a gold rush downstream, but as the ice vanishes, the vast farms below may do the same. (Tomas Munita/The New York Times)
Study: Most accurate climate change models predict the most alarming consequences
December 7, 2017 - 8:16am
November 6, 2017
Illustration by Carli Greninger
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
October 21, 2017
Letter: Find your voice about climate change
October 21, 2017 - 12:27pm
October 20, 2017
A worker cuts down coffee trees damaged by the Roya coffee fungus to make way for new coffee plants near Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala, on Feb. 8, 2013. Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue.
Climate change could spell disaster for coffee, but science may offer a solution.
October 20, 2017 - 12:41pm
September 19, 2017
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)
New climate calculations could buy the Earth some time - if they're right
September 19, 2017 - 9:05am
August 29, 2017
Both a male and female Blue Grosbeak are staying in Cottage Grove this year. Ben Douglas / Special to Forum News Service
Southeastern Twin Cities metro birders treated to a year of rarities
August 29, 2017 - 10:55am