Tom Meersman

Reporter | Agriculture
Phone: 612-673-7388
Tom Meersman covers farmers and farming.

Recent content from Tom Meersman

3 people killed, 5 injured in rollover crash on I-94 in Minneapolis

All of the dead and injured had been in a 2000 Toyota Sienna. Three of the victims, including one child, remained in critical condition.

Updated: April 08, 2013, - 12:06 AM

St. Bonifacius says no to drones

Worried that its citizens might be spied upon by eyes in the sky, a Twin Cities-area community has become one...

Updated: April 06, 2013, - 12:07 AM

Bus options increase in Carver County

A new park-and-ride in the city of Carver will go hand-in-hand with new housing construction.

Updated: April 02, 2013, - 04:48 PM

Carver County to help mentally ill keep their pets in times of trouble

Carver County program allows hospitalized owners to get pets back rather than losing them to shelters.

Updated: March 19, 2013, - 02:25 PM

Target, Minnehaha Creek Watershed District pair up to study water quality

Target and the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District will study stormwater runoff from two Target properties.

Updated: March 19, 2013, - 02:23 PM

Land deal hits snag for Carver County to expand Lake Waconia park

A long-awaited acquisition to expand Lake Waconia Regional Park has hit a snag.

Updated: March 12, 2013, - 04:15 PM

Three Rivers Parks prepare for onslaught of emerald ash borers

As bugs close in, Three Rivers Park District will remove and replace about 2,000 trees on an aggressive schedule.

Updated: March 12, 2013, - 04:07 PM

Search is on for the road salt that's polluting Minnehaha Creek

A salt-free diet may be impossible for the creek, but less chloride would make for a healthier habitat.

Updated: March 06, 2013, - 07:08 AM

Three Rivers Parks eyes prime Minnetrista land for purchase

The park system may acquire additional land next to the Woodland Cove development.

Updated: February 26, 2013, - 05:08 PM

Golden Valley school evacuated after reports of illness, then gets all-clear

Robbinsdale school district officials evacuated the School of Engineering and Arts in Golden Valley Monday afternoon after about 10 children...

Updated: February 25, 2013, - 09:42 PM

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