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More than a dozen local governments in the state either have or are expected to pass climate emergency resolutions this month as part of an initiative by the Minnesota Cities Climate Caucus.
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Drought in the west, changing political dynamics could provide long-term challenges for the Great Lakes.
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As moratoria expire across the Great Lakes region, advocates say ongoing affordability and debt relief are key.
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State-licensed hunters killed 216 wolves in four days, nearly double their quota of 119 animals. The DNR estimated about 1,000 wolves roamed Wisconsin before the hunt.
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Michigan’s Indigenous communities hold long-standing legal rights to protect lands and waters.
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Whitmer’s office notified Enbridge that it was revoking an easement granted in 1953 to extend a section of the pipeline through the Straits of Mackinac.
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Only a minority of Great Lakes region congressional candidates endorsed by national environmental advocacy groups were victorious on Election Day.
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Minnesota candidates haven’t pressed climate or clean energy despite rising temperatures and voter interest.
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Voters will decide next month whether to shift oil and gas royalty spending from land acquisition to park development.