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EPA's Pruitt signals welcome support for Great Lakes restoration project

Trump administration budget would have essentially zeroed out funding.
Commentary

Counterpoint: Enbridge's new Line 3 simply disregards the Ojibwe people

The pipeline "compromise" shows willful ignorance of Native history and rights.
Commentary

Combat translators spoke for us. Now we must speak for them.

Our allies' combat translators deserve special visas, "honorary veteran" status.
Commentary

Liberalism: More essential than ever

Yes, it faces a crisis of confidence. But we must acknowledge that external threats are more severe.
Commentary

Researchers are making progress on understanding dementia

Causes are becoming clearer, but prevention is a more difficult challenge.
Commentary

Leftward, whoa! Balance needed in Minneapolis politics

Editorial

Ratchet up Minnesota's response to opioid deaths

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