State and federal agencies have worked on the environmental impact statement for the planned copper mine for 3½ years.
Updated: August 23, 2013, - 10:56 PM
A dead silver carp, the species infamously known for furiously leaping out of the water, has been found just north of Winona, the farthest point yet the unwanted fish has been detected in the Mississippi River.
Updated: August 23, 2013, - 12:32 AM
For the first time in 17 years, the state on Monday made sweeping updates to the list of species that it considers endangered, threatened or of special concern.
Updated: August 20, 2013, - 12:09 AM
White-nose syndrome, which has decimated bat colonies in eastern states, has been found at two sites in Minnesota.
Updated: August 09, 2013, - 11:32 PM
Conservationists say high food prices, crop insurance policies are driving land transformation.
Updated: August 02, 2013, - 01:21 AM
Lynn Rogers can still monitor bears, but no more hand-feeding or webcams
Updated: July 29, 2013, - 06:57 PM
Decision could still be reviewed, but Ely’s Lynn Rogers says he doesn’t know if he will fight it.
Updated: July 23, 2013, - 06:30 AM
New website hopes to alert those vulnerable to ozone levels.
Updated: July 08, 2013, - 09:55 PM
A fourth of southern Minnesota’s lakes and rivers are too tainted to use as drinking water, report says.
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 12:11 AM