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September 12, 2015
RDO reduces groundwater permits
September 12, 2015 - 2:44pm
August 29, 2015
The Straight River is shown here from Highway 71 south of Park Rapids. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
DNR creates Straight River management area plan to address groundwater issues
August 29, 2015 - 11:27am
June 14, 2015
Farming operations use the lion’s share of the groundwater depletion. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Experts study Straight River Aquifer water quality
June 14, 2015 - 2:47pm
April 1, 2015
LWV to present info session on rural water
April 1, 2015 - 5:02pm
March 21, 2015
DNR to hold groundwater meeting
March 21, 2015 - 1:31pm
July 8, 2014
Dean Tofteland drives his tractor and sprays one of his fields amongst wind turbines north of Luverne, Minn., June 13, 2014. Tofteland said that he tries to spoon feed his crops to reduce the amount of nitrates that go into the soil. (Jackson Forderer/For MPR News)
Minnesota officials target nitrates contaminating groundwater
July 8, 2014 - 8:17am
February 19, 2014
DNR to hold groundwater meeting in PR Thursday
February 19, 2014 - 11:25am
February 13, 2014
Groundwater contamination hits Park Rapids residents in the pocketbook
February 13, 2014 - 8:08am
February 18, 2012
Some pieces of land have eroded into large gullies due to extensive water running through fields. With tiling, the water is diverted underground and soil on top can once again be put to productive use.
Tiling: The need runs deep
February 18, 2012 - 10:30am