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Frost reaches water main depth in Detroit Lakes; utility urges measuring water temperatures
March 14, 2019 - 9:26am
March 1, 2017
The Smithsonian traveling exhibit Water/Ways will be at the Becker County Museum through April 8, as the last stop in a six-city tour of Minnesota. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
'No water, no life': Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibit opens at Becker County Museum
March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 19, 2017
The interactive science and technology exhibit located in the basement ties in with the overall "Water/Ways" theme of water and the environment and showcases Minnesota fish. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
February 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 2, 2017
Making waves: Smithsonian, MuseWeb, DL museum inviting local residents to share ‘water stories’ as part of upcoming exhibition
February 2, 2017 - 9:11am
December 25, 2016
The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District has just been awarded a $330,000 Clean Water Legacy Grant from the Minnesota Board of Soil & Water Resources. The money will be used to work with landowners in the watershed watershed to implement projects that will result in a 44 percent reduction of sediment flowing into the Upper Buffalo River. (Submitted photo)
Becker SWCD awarded $330,000 Legacy grant to reduce sediment on Upper Buffalo River
December 25, 2016 - 5:00am
November 16, 2016
City utilities for Detroit Lakes residents are set to go up by 3 percent at the beginning of the year.
Going...up? New city utility rates to take effect in January
November 16, 2016 - 11:03am
People march past the North Dakota State Capitol building during a protest in Bismarck against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline under Lake Oahe and near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, North Dakota, U.S. November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Dakota Access pipeline protests planned across United States
November 16, 2016 - 8:20am
August 19, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Dayton says clean water tops light rail politics
August 19, 2016 - 3:01pm
August 16, 2016
Bruce Tiffany farms just outside Redwood Falls, Minn., talks on Aug. 4, about grass buffers that separate his corn fields from a county ditch.
‘Every generation has to leave something’ Buffer debate continues in Minnesota farm country to protect waters
August 16, 2016 - 3:32pm
Rain damage vs flood damage: It matters for your insurance coverage
July 16, 2016 - 5:50am
July 15, 2016
Not all fun & games on the lake
July 15, 2016 - 5:35am
July 14, 2016
This area is way ahead on farm buffer strips
July 14, 2016 - 5:45am
June 25, 2016
10 tips for protecting our water
June 25, 2016 - 5:10am
June 2, 2016
Blue-green algae in MN: If in doubt, stay out
June 2, 2016 - 5:25am
April 20, 2016
During the state of water conference April 14 in Alexandria, Doug Malchow (standing at right), U of M Extension educator from Rochester, led a group through The Watershed Game – an interactive tool used to outline how land use by a wide range of citizens – farmers, cabin owners, city officials, residents – can impact the health of lakes, streams and rivers. The group discussed how those land use changes have led to watershed degradation and how it can be reversed. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Amy Chaffins
The state of MN’s water discussed at Alexandria meeting
April 20, 2016 - 10:41am