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February 23, 2018
Students share thoughts for Earth Day
February 23, 2018 - 7:51am
February 13, 2018
PSC approves SWL&P transmission line
February 13, 2018 - 8:00am
January 30, 2018
DNR: Foxconn wants to divert 7 million gallons of water a day from Lake Michigan
January 30, 2018 - 8:51am
 Norine Frey, who owns property on Bond Lake in Wascott, deposits recyclables in one of the new 8-yard recycling containers at the Gordon-Wascott Transfer Station in Gordon Jan. 23. The new boxes have replaced larger containers at 10 county transfer stations, a move that is expected to save the county $44,000 in 2018. Maria Lockwood
County recycling change nets savings
January 30, 2018 - 7:55am
January 29, 2018
New study links wolf numbers to moose calf survival
January 29, 2018 - 7:11pm
January 26, 2018
Douglas County offers reduced-cost well testing
January 26, 2018 - 8:57am
January 23, 2018
James Heim of Solon Springs is caught on camera during an annual trip to Mexico. Heim, who passed away last month, was a champion of Upper St. Croix Lake, the watershed, educational programs, the Solon Springs Volunteer Fire Department and more. Those who knew him called him "irreplaceable." Submitted photo
Solon Springs mourns champion, friend
January 23, 2018 - 8:15am
December 29, 2017
A billboard on Highway 2 just west of Grand Rapids sponsored by Honor the Earth is critical of Enbridge Line 3 project. Bob King / Forum News Service
Grand Rapids serves as ground zero for Enbridge Line 3
December 29, 2017 - 7:37am
December 26, 2017
Illegal dumping increases on national forest land
December 26, 2017 - 8:50am
December 19, 2017
Garbage pickup delayed for Christmas
December 19, 2017 - 8:37am
December 18, 2017
Restoring what’s left behind from mining
December 18, 2017 - 9:11am
December 15, 2017
Collaboration aims to improve green shipping
December 15, 2017 - 7:00am
December 10, 2017
A caribou on Michipicoten Island in Ontario drinks out of Lake Superior. Of more than 450 caribou on the island four years ago, fewer than 100 are still alive after wolves crossed ice to the island in 2014. Wildlife experts are now deciding how to save the last Lake Superior region caribou herd. (Photo courtesy of Christian Schroeder)
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 8, 2017
Waste haulers face higher fees; ratepayers stay the same
December 8, 2017 - 9:06am
December 5, 2017
Bikes in the Boundary Waters Wilderness? Bill in Congress would allow it.
December 5, 2017 - 8:40pm