Tom Meersman

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

Recent content from Tom Meersman

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

Candidates vie in Carver primaries

Challengers are running against incumbents next Tuesday in three of five districts for the Carver County Board.

Updated: August 07, 2012, - 04:20 PM

Many vie for Three Rivers board positions

Four candidates in one district and three in another are seeking the chance to move on to November's ballot.

Updated: July 31, 2012, - 03:58 PM

Researchers move from Minnetonka to other lakes to scan for wrecks

Two archaeologists aim to find history on the bottom of Lake Waconia, White Bear Lake.

Updated: July 28, 2012, - 11:14 PM

Three Rivers board readies a tech upgrade

The district's computer system is to get $3 million revamp.

Updated: July 21, 2012, - 09:26 PM

Victoria City Council grants Archie's Landing a permit

Victoria City Council voted to grant the little boat launch a permit.

Updated: July 09, 2012, - 09:34 PM

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