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Earth Journal by Ron Meador aims to clarify environmental issues in the news, lend proportion and perspective to competing claims, and engage MinnPost readers in exploring subjects that lie beyond the headlines — with a special emphasis on solutions to environmental challenges. 

Some good news — and a bunch of bad news — on pesticide levels in U.S. streams

The upward trend line for atrazine in Shingle Creek in Minneapolis, statistician Karen Ryberg said, is a demonstration of the “ubiquity” atrazine has achieved.