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September 5, 2018
3M working groups set planning, implementation timeline
A little over a year from now, east metro residents can expect to see a plan for drinking water free of perfluorochemicals in their communit...
September 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
July 22, 2018
3M settlement groups hold inaugural meetings
COTTAGE GROVE — On a wet, rainy summer day, the 3M settlement working groups sat down together for the first time to start brainstorming...
July 22, 2018 - 6:00am
April 15, 2018
State to residents: 3M cleanup cash will flow to their faucets first, fish second
COTTAGE GROVE — After nearly eight years of litigation, 3M Corp. has forked over money to fix municipal and private wells polluted by the...
April 15, 2018 - 7:50pm
March 30, 2018
Working groups proposed for $850 million 3M settlement
WASHINGTON COUNTY — Public meetings have been added and rescheduled in light of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Department of...
March 30, 2018 - 12:31pm
East metro reps take on 3M settlement
ST. PAUL — Attorney General Lori Swanson announced last month that the $850 million settlement negotiated between 3M Corp. and the state...
March 30, 2018 - 6:00am
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
March 8, 2018
State House analyzes 3M settlement in committee
As the Minnesota Department of Health, Pollution Control Agency and Department of Natural Resources begin forming a working group that will eventually...
March 8, 2018 - 1:32pm
February 23, 2018
Cottage Grove, Woodbury prepare for 3M settlement disbursements
Cottage Grove and Woodbury may finally be getting financing for water treatment after a settlement between 3M Corp. and the state of Minnesota...
February 23, 2018 - 3:50pm
February 22, 2018
3M settlement money earmarked for water improvements
Nearly 24 hours after Attorney General Lori Swanson and 3M Corp. settled their lawsuit for $850 million, Swanson, the Minnesota Pollution Control...
February 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
Just before the trial between Minnesota and 3M Corp was set to start more than seven years after filing, the parties agreed to a $850 million...
February 22, 2018 - 8:28am
February 20, 2018
State v. 3M trial halts before it begins
The trial seven years in the making between the state of Minnesota and manufacturing behemoth 3M Corp. has begun. Jury selection began Feb. 20...
February 20, 2018 - 10:10am
February 8, 2018
New MDH analysis finds east metro rates no higher in cancer, low birth rates
New analyses of birth outcomes and rates of cancer in south Washington County released by the Minnesota Department of Health this week show that...
February 8, 2018 - 1:25pm
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
October 10, 2017
Police: Drunken driver crashes into 3M property in Cottage Grove
Police said a St. Paul man crashed into the entrance of the 3M-Cottage Grove campus after drinking at Treasure Island Oct. 5, leaving the driver...
October 10, 2017 - 11:51am
July 26, 2017
3M fights footing the water bill
The city is ensuring residents they will not have to pay for perfluorochemical remediation in light of 3M's dispute over whether they are responsible...
July 26, 2017 - 9:14am