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Minnesota’s permit for Northshore mine expansion riles tribes, environmental groups

In comments submitted to the MPCA, environmental officials at the Fond du Lac and Grand Portage bands pointed out that the water permit does not set specific limits for sulfate, mercury, copper, nickel, zinc or cobalt in water leaving the mine site.

REI challenges not just 'Black Friday' but also a modern life lived indoors

REI is also receiving credit for a reversal of the retailing trend to staying open on Thanksgiving Day.

'Land of 10,000 Lakes: Can We Achieve Water Sustainability?'

Earth Journal talk: Land of 10,000 Lakes: Can We Achieve Water Sustainability?

February 22, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join Earth Journal writer Ron Meador and former University of Minnesota Water Resources Center Director Dr. Deborah Swackhamer for a stimulating dinner conversation that asks whether the Land of 10,000 Lakes can achieve water sustainability.