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Health check up: Park senior honored with county health award
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April 4, 2018
Lake Elmo's well closure not a sign of things to come
WASHINGTON COUNTY — Though perfluorochemical levels in one Lake Elmo well forced the city to take it offline, south Washington County communities...
April 4, 2018 - 6:25pm
March 29, 2018
St. Paul Park considers PFC mitigation options as two wells slip above health-based values
ST. PAUL PARK — St. Paul Park is determining how to deal with perfluorochemicals in drinking water, now that another municipal well is...
March 29, 2018 - 9:48am
November 28, 2017
Cottage Grove watches state-3M lawsuit closely
New filings in the state of Minnesota's lawsuit against 3M alleging perfluorochemical water pollution caught Cottage Grove's attention. The new...
November 28, 2017 - 1:15pm
July 19, 2017
More factors to Cottage Grove water drinkability than PFOAs
The Cottage Grove water supply has been under intense scrutiny in recent past months as new state-recommended perfluorochemical values triggered...
July 19, 2017 - 9:39am
September 25, 2016
Cottage Grove meeting to address PFC questions
Residents of south Washington County who live in or near areas where groundwater has been contaminated with perfluorochemicals (PFCs) will have an opportunity to ask questions about PFCs and discuss the issue one-on-one with staff from the Minnesota Department of Health, the Minnesota...
September 25, 2016 - 9:00am
August 2, 2016
3M reduces pumping levels at former dump site
3M has decreased the amount of groundwater pumped through barrier wells at a former dump site between Woodbury Drive and Cottage Grove Drive south of Dale Road that was contaminated by chemicals manufactured by the company. Beginning Tuesday the company started reducing its level...
August 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 5, 2009
3M dirt removal to start this month
3M this month plans to begin the process of excavating thousands of cubic yards of soil from the 3M Cottage Grove manufacturing plant as part of a remedial effort to prevent further perfluorochemical contamination of the area's groundwater. In 2006, the Minnesota Pollution Control...
November 5, 2009 - 8:04am
September 24, 2009
'Enough is enough' group of CG residents tells task force
Just say no. Cottage Grove Environmental Task Force members heard that message often Wednesday during an emotional forum held to gather public input on the 3M Co.
September 24, 2009 - 12:01am
July 29, 2009
'We don't have all the answers'
Minnesota Department of Health officials last week walked Cottage Grove residents through the results of a study that confirmed east metro residents have elevated levels of PFCs in their blood. Now, local officials say, they want to know what effects the chemicals have had on the...
July 29, 2009 - 8:00am
July 9, 2009
PFC exposure higher in east metro, study confirms
East metro residents who were tested had higher levels of perfluorochemicals in their bodies than the national average, according to a press release from the Minnesota Department of Health. Residents with private wells from Cottage Grove and Lake Elmo and municipal-water-drinkers...
July 9, 2009 - 11:33am
May 1, 2009
Bigham asks for air monitoring during 3M site cleanup
May 1, 2009 - 2:27pm
August 22, 2008
Board allows 3M access to Lake Elmo Park reserve to monitor PFCs
The Washington County Board voted at its Aug.
August 22, 2008 - 7:49am
August 20, 2008
Legislators updated on groundwater
A group of local state legislators met in Woodbury Aug. 14 to get the latest from the state department of health and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on groundwater contamination issues involving perfluorochemicals (PFCs) found in several communities in Washington County.
August 20, 2008 - 7:51am