A federal loan for a new dirty fuels plant?

September 11, 2023

This must not happen

Sulfate-impaired water everywhere

November 10, 2021

But the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency just noticed it

In re: wild rice

June 29, 2021

The EPA moves to protect wild rice water in Minnesota because the state won’t

There’s something rotten in Minnesota, a reprise

September 6, 2020

A story from September of 2019

Shannon Lotthammer: We don’t know where all that mercury is coming from

October 27, 2019

It’s a puzzle that the TMDL study would have answered, which is why it was scotched

Never mind Denmark, there’s something rotten in Minnesota

September 16, 2019

Revelation after revelation

PolyMet scores a hat trick!

June 26, 2019

O, what a tangled web we weave . . .

Skipping down Memory Lane with PolyMet

June 22, 2019

If you get the right pollution regulators, they are your defenders, not your regulators

Dr. Pangloss goes to work for PolyMet

March 14, 2014

And he’s been lecturing the media

The great DNR tent revival show

January 29, 2014

Came to RiverCentre on January 28th


On comments – defending Brimstone Mountain edition

September 4, 2013

We rarely ever hear from detractors here at LeftMN; perhaps we don’t have many. [chortle] But we got a critical comment to The forces of grievance and resentment weigh in. Aaron from Duluth (to distinguish him from our, or formerly our, Aaron) writes: Hmmmm, the Shebandowan mine opened in 1972, CEPA was enacted in 1988. […]

From a gleam in a miner’s eye

July 23, 2013

To Superfund site in eighteen short years