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It was a ' good session for conservation and wildlife'

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Environmental advocates made some great strides in the areas of conservation and transit during the 2008 session of the Minnesota Legislature -- but they also had a few missed opportunities when it came to the quest for energy independence.


According to John Tuma, former state representative and current lobbyist for the Minnesota Environmental Partnership, one of his organization's biggest victories this year came early in the session.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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