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January 21, 2018
Jim Brandt, of rural Pine River, dedicates much of his retirement to conservation efforts on three islands - Big, Little and Steamboat - in Upper Whitefish Lake. Brandt was recently honored as Crow Wing Soil and Water District’s Outstanding Conservationist for 2017. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Lake Country Faces: Ideal man recognized for conservation efforts
January 21, 2018 - 5:00am
January 2, 2018
Workers are completing work on the Taurus Community Solar Garden project on the east side of Montevideo. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Chippewa County in Minnesota is solar industry's latest frontier
January 2, 2018 - 5:26am
June 12, 2017
Rori Stafford fixes a tire Monday, June 12, at Blake's Auto Repair  in Atwater. Stafford was working on projects he could complete without power tools and in the light of day. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Entire town still without power long after severe storms rip through central Minnesota
June 12, 2017 - 6:06pm
April 19, 2017
Wind turbines generating electricity
Minnesota wind power expands
April 19, 2017 - 5:52pm
February 28, 2017
Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
February 28, 2017 - 5:39pm