Tom Meersman

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

Recent content from Tom Meersman

3 Richfield police officers on paid leave after fatal shooting

The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

Updated: October 08, 2012, - 08:15 PM

30-year-old man angry with God held in 'rampage' on Buffalo churches

Six churches in Buffalo were the target of a rock-throwing rampage and inflammatory messages about homosexuality regarding religion and sexual orientation.

Updated: September 27, 2012, - 07:31 AM

Carver County launches anti-suicide effort

The county wants less stigma and more public discussion of mental health.

Updated: September 25, 2012, - 04:28 PM

Coon Rapids Dam faces big overhaul

Effort to prevent Asian carp will affect hundreds of homeowners.

Updated: September 22, 2012, - 06:35 PM

Lake Minnetonka cities may add bowfishing law to their quiver

Communities around Lake Minnetonka look for uniform way to regulate the sport.

Updated: September 17, 2012, - 12:49 AM

Coldwater Spring debuts with a new look

A major landscape restoration project drastically changed the historic spring area, which reopens this week. Not all are pleased.

Updated: September 03, 2012, - 11:28 PM

2 sets of anti-haze rules draw critics

State, U.S. officials at odds over how quickly the taconite industry must clear the air over prime wilderness areas.

Updated: August 29, 2012, - 09:23 PM

Rehab for Three Rivers bike trails is big cost coming due

Just as highways need repair and occasional rebuilding, bike trails can also require some high-cost maintenance.

Updated: August 26, 2012, - 09:57 PM

Lake Independence turns green; lakeshore owners are seeing red

10 years after Lake Independence was declared polluted, frustrated lakeshore owners are suing dairy farmer.

Updated: August 21, 2012, - 11:41 AM

Shoring up a treasured island

On busy Lake Minnetonka, Big Island is a sanctuary.

Updated: August 07, 2012, - 11:29 PM

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