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September 5, 2018
3M working groups set planning, implementation timeline
September 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
July 22, 2018
The 3m Citizen-Business Working Group met July 13. Cottage Grove representative Dave Schulenberg and Afton representative Barbara Ronningen look over a draft charter for the group. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
3M settlement groups hold inaugural meetings
July 22, 2018 - 6:00am
April 15, 2018
Ginny Yingling, a hydrogeologist with the Minnesota Department of Health, talked to Doreen and Gary Deutsch at a April 3 public meeting at Park High School. The state will spend $700 million in 3M settlement funds to clean up contaminated water. The Deutsches get their water from a private well at their home which is about a mile from a former 3M disposal site in Woodbury. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
State to residents: 3M cleanup cash will flow to their faucets first, fish second
April 15, 2018 - 7:50pm
March 30, 2018
Working groups proposed for $850 million 3M settlement
March 30, 2018 - 12:31pm
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Assistant Commissioner Kirk Koudelka and Rep. Tony Jurgens, R-Cottage Grove, discuss Jurgens' bill in the House Environment Finance Committee March 20. Courtesy of Minnesota House Photography
East metro reps take on 3M settlement
March 30, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
St. Paul Park City Council is studying the city's possible treatment needs for the future, to ensure municipal water is below the Minnesota Department of Health's perfluorochemical health-based values. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
St. Paul Park considers PFC mitigation options as two wells slip above health-based values
March 29, 2018 - 9:48am
March 8, 2018
State House analyzes 3M settlement in committee
March 8, 2018 - 1:32pm
February 23, 2018
The sign for the 3M Chemolite plant located in Cottage Grove can be seen from Highway 61. A settlement between 3M and the state may allocate money for Cottage Grove to construct water treatment facilities. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove, Woodbury prepare for 3M settlement disbursements
February 23, 2018 - 3:50pm
February 22, 2018
Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr, Attorney General Lori Swanson, and Pollution Control Agency Commissioner John Linc Stine discussed the uses of the $850 million settlement between the state and 3M Feb. 21. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
February 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson speaks at a news conference Feb. 20. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
February 22, 2018 - 8:28am
February 20, 2018
Cottage Grove houses one of the east metro's 3M sites. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
State v. 3M trial halts before it begins
February 20, 2018 - 10:10am
February 8, 2018
New MDH analysis finds east metro rates no higher in cancer, low birth rates
February 8, 2018 - 1:25pm
November 28, 2017
Cottage Grove watches state-3M lawsuit closely
November 28, 2017 - 1:15pm
October 10, 2017
A crash outside 3M involved one car the evening of Oct. 5. Photo courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Police: Drunken driver crashes into 3M property in Cottage Grove
October 10, 2017 - 11:51am
July 26, 2017
3M fights footing the water bill
July 26, 2017 - 9:14am
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