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January 5, 2012
Action on Xcel's relicensing bid will pick up again next month when the public comment period ends on a supplemental environmental impact statement regarding the Prairie Island nuclear plant's applications.
Update 3:35 p.m.: Prairie Island Nuclear Plant terminates alert
January 5, 2012 - 7:15am
December 31, 2011
Asian carp fight gets local; barrier proposed for Mississippi
December 31, 2011 - 10:10am
December 22, 2011
PFCs found in northern wells near Woodbury disposal site
December 22, 2011 - 11:32am
December 9, 2011
Carp fight in high gear as DNA shows fishing heading north in Mississippi
December 9, 2011 - 9:30am
December 6, 2011
Health officials: PFC levels drop in group of Washington County residents
December 6, 2011 - 12:52pm
October 21, 2011
Test shows carp in Mississippi River
October 21, 2011 - 1:38pm
October 13, 2011
Met Council may pursue legal action against 3M over PFC issue
October 13, 2011 - 5:16pm
October 6, 2011
Testing shows no harmful PFC levels in Cottage Grove wells; increased levels at dump site unexplained
October 6, 2011 - 11:29am
August 25, 2011
Cottage Grove police community service officer Matthew Dahlquist puts the lid on a cooler that was used to temporarily hold the large iguana captured Thursday at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
Cottage Grove police retrieve 5-foot iguana from park
August 25, 2011 - 11:04am
July 14, 2011
Washington County Board rejects -- for now -- wind turbine proposal
July 14, 2011 - 5:12pm
June 8, 2011
Bob Anderson, director of the Raptor Resource Project, bands a young falcon atop a water tower at 3M Co.'s Cottage Grove facility last week. It is the fourth year Anderson has scaled the 166-foot tower to check on the young falcons in Cottage Grove, and is part of a widespread effort to revive the Midwest's falcon population. Submitted photo
Young falcons banded atop 3M Cottage Grove water tower
June 8, 2011 - 8:14am
May 24, 2011
More 3M cleanup set to move forward in Cottage Grove
May 24, 2011 - 8:58am
3M incinerator changes on hold; permits await EPA approval
May 24, 2011 - 8:54am
May 4, 2011
Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Jack Morris speaks Wednesday during a joint event between the Twins and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at Afton State Park in rural Hastings. Bulletin photo by Mike Longaecker
Former Twin Jack Morris digs in with DNR at Afton tree planting
May 4, 2011 - 2:30pm
April 30, 2011
Newport ravine to be stabilized
April 30, 2011 - 8:33am