Minnesota Pollution Control Agency OKs PolyMet PermitsThe Department of Natural Resources last month granted PolyMet the key permit for the project, a permit to mine.
Permit Denied For Large Hog Farm In Southeastern MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has denied a permit for a large hog farm proposed for Fillmore County in southeastern Minnesota.
MPCA Issues Air Quality Alert For TC Metro, Central MNAn air quality alert has been issued for the Twin Cities and parts of central Minnesota.
Air Quality Alert Extended To Southern Half Of MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says an air quality alert – already issued for the northern half of the state – has been extended to include the southern half.
Air Quality Alert Issued For The WeekendThe MPCA says they're issuing an air quality alert due to smoke from wildfires in western Canada.
MPCA Warns Of Blue-Green Algae BoomThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is warning people about blue-green algae.
White Bear Lake Home Built On Car Battery CasesBurnell and Sue Brown have a million dollar view in White Bear Leak, but their foundation hides a serious problem.
MPCA Releases Plan On How VW Settlement Money Will Be UsedThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency will announce the state's plan for investing the money it got from the Volkswagen emissions settlement on Wednesday.
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Closing Willmar OfficeThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is permanently closing its Willmar Office on Friday.
MPCA Hearings On Water Quality Standard Set To BeginThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency kicks off a week of public hearings across the state Monday on changing a water quality standard that's meant to protect wild rice.
Muddy Minnesota River Straining By Increased Water FlowThe Minnesota River is straining from a big increase in water flow and the resulting sediment is offsetting slim gains in water quality.
MPCA Issues Air Quality Alert For Central, Eastern MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued an air quality alert for central and eastern Minnesota until 8 Friday night.
MPCA Issues Air Quality Alert For Large Portion Of MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has issued an air quality alert for southwest, western and central Minnesota due to fine particle pollution caused by wildfires in Canada.
Minnesota PCA Proposes Changes In Wild Rice ProtectionMinnesota regulators have released proposed rule changes meant to protect wild rice from sulfate pollution.
Researchers Hope To Predict Blue-Green Algae OutbreaksSix Minnesota lakes are currently being studied for the conditions that produce dangerous blue-green algae.