The Army Ordnance Department authorized construction of the Twin Cities Ordnance Plant (TCOP) in the spring of 1941.
Exactly what policies the DFL may be able to send to Walz’s desk with a new House majority is far from clear. But Tuesday’s election results may be as much about what won’t get passed by the Legislature as what will get through.
People tend to vote for more parks, if the cost isn’t too high. Progress on mining, energy or climate is harder.
Have you heard the sleazy tale about “glider trucks,” shady campaign contributions, and a tiny business interest’s big gift from Donald Trump and his Environmental Protection Agency?
The decision marks a pivotal moment for the $1 billion project — and could have political ramifications just days before the Nov. 6 elections.
Even if the market for industrial hemp becomes viable, a green revolution isn’t likely to result from mass production of the crop.
For the U team, the technology brings more than flash; it has serious potential advantages over typical carp removal methods around Minnesota, which Bajer said can be time and labor intensive.
Meet some ‘ecological agrarians,’ who’ve never separated the natural world from food production.
With Gov. Mark Dayton leaving office, the buffer law has become one of the top natural resource issues in the governor’s race between Republican Jeff Johnson and DFLer Tim Walz.
A group wants the state to create a new category for prioritizing access to water — while touting the environmental positives of golf course, or as they bill them: “your communities’ largest rain garden.”
Some species count more than others in our ‘evolutionary history’ — should we save them first?
Restocking wolves on Isle Royale is the first time that the National Park Service has intervened in a designated wilderness area to manipulate a predator-prey relationship.
Key trends are accelerating, with major catastrophes in less than 10 years, a British sustainability expert says.
In St. Paul, tech entrepreneurs shared their big plans to “disrupt” the food system. A day later in Minneapolis, farmers painted a darker picture.
The lawsuit — over the Legislature’s use of money from the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund — also serves as a warning to lawmakers to stay away from other constitutionally dedicated funds for the environment.
A Minnesota transplant in a South Carolina lab untangles natural toxins more deadly than sarin gas.
In many respects, 2018 was a long and winding road back to square one for Minnesota’s wild rice standard.
Among the threatened namesake features: the alpine ice sheets of Glacier National Park, the giant yuccas at Joshua Tree.
GOP candidate Jim Hagedorn is touting the Trump administration’s rollback of a 2015 update to the Clean Water Act — despite the fact that the big topic among farmers is Trump’s trade war.
Much has happened in the first decade of an eight-state compact, but coy grabs and secretive practices haven’t ceased.