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September 28, 2018
County board briefs: funding for water quality studies, update on manure spill
September 28, 2018 - 2:07pm
November 30, 2017
'We're at the beginning': Water group’s recommendations focus on future
November 30, 2017 - 7:25pm
November 23, 2017
Jody Lenz, owner of Threshing Table, a community supported agriculture farm, has been forced to resort to buying bottled water for her family after her well water tested high in nitrates. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
November 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Kewaunee County takes step to addresses water quality
November 23, 2017 - 11:00am
November 10, 2017
Municipal and private high-capacity wells in and near Pierce, Polk and St. Croix Counties
November 10, 2017 - 2:02pm
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
April 7, 2017
Wells Creek winds its way through rural Goodhue County. (File photo)
Minnesota board releases possible alternatives to public water buffers
April 7, 2017 - 11:36am
March 17, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said his water quality law has gained good traction throughout the state, with nearly 75 percent of counties in compliance with buffer laws eight months before deadline. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Buffer strips ahead of deadline; Dayton opposes big changes to law
March 17, 2017 - 11:05am
October 6, 2016
Dar-Ray resident Mike Gutting holds up his water filter in front of the Huppert Well pumphouse. The filter is caked with sediment and must be changed weekly. (Photo courtesy of Calvin Omtvedt)
What is the fate of Huppert Water Utility?
October 6, 2016 - 4:08pm
Dar-Ray addition resident Mike Gutting changes his water filter weekly because it looks like this, he told officials gathered at a Sept. 27 Ellsworth Village Water & Sewer Committee meeting. (Photo courtesy of Calvin Omtvedt)
A watery nightmare frustrates Dar-Ray residents
October 6, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 31, 2016
Taking a drink of what he said was clean Minnesota water, Gov. Mark Dayton launches a drive to get people to sign a pledge to protect the state's water on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
August 31, 2016 - 8:49am