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August 23, 2015
These children are from the same region in Chad where a new water well will be drilled in October, thanks to the donation from Shepherd of the Lakes Church. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Two DL churches each give $5K for wells in Chad
August 23, 2015 - 5:15am
June 19, 2015
Thousands of gallons of water was lost every day through a small hole in a small service line in the Green Lake Sanitary Sewer and Water District. The broken line was discovered and replaced last week. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Carolyn Lange
Tiny leak wastes 1.4 million gallons of drinking water in Minnesota
June 19, 2015 - 8:42am
June 7, 2015
County drought is officially over
June 7, 2015 - 5:25am
May 28, 2015
Minn. farmers analyze new water rule: Does it go too far?
May 28, 2015 - 8:14am
May 20, 2015
Gerald Steinbach no longer uses his well water for drinking or cooking due to arsenic. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Dave Wallis
High arsenic levels a threat to area wells
May 20, 2015 - 10:18am
May 7, 2015
Minnesota governor highlights improving water quality as a big priority
May 7, 2015 - 8:20am
May 2, 2015
Low water levels at area accesses, like the Rossman Avenue access to Little Detroit Lake, can make it difficult to launch your boat this fishing opener. It’s a good idea to have hip waders ready to jump into the water and guide your boat at the launch. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Low water, ice damage may make boat launches difficult
May 2, 2015 - 5:10am
April 26, 2015
Erin Ryding and Josh Mason are planning big things for fourth graders during Tuesday’s first Lake Country Water Festival at Kent Freeman Arena. Everybody from the Science Museum of Minnesota to Smokey Bear will be in attendance. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Water on the brain: Festival set for Tuesday at Freeman Arena
April 26, 2015 - 5:35am
April 4, 2015
Groundwater sampling planned for Clay County
April 4, 2015 - 5:05am
February 28, 2015
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
February 28, 2015 - 5:15am
February 25, 2015
Minnesota state Rep. Carly Melin of Hibbing, left, listens to testifiers Chris Vreeland, middle, and Bradley Hadray, both Hoyt Lakes City Council members during a Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, House committee hearing about wild rice water standards. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Lawmaker says water rules threaten mines
February 25, 2015 - 5:20am
February 14, 2015
Clean Minnesota lakes well worth the investment
February 14, 2015 - 5:50am
February 11, 2015
Becker Soil and Water District gets $655K in grants
February 11, 2015 - 12:15pm
February 6, 2015
Slash piles of a jack pine forest during conversion to a potato field near Huntersville, Minn., on Sept. 29, 2014. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Pine forests being transformed into potato fields
February 6, 2015 - 5:15am
April 23, 2014
Time to turn off the water
April 23, 2014 - 12:00pm