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August 8, 2018
The Mississippi River, near Grey Cloud Island Township. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi fuel leak reaches Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud
August 8, 2018 - 4:27pm
May 10, 2018
Recreation enthusiasts fish in Cottage Grove during Fish Camp in 2016. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Mississippi, Lake Elmo flagged for PFCs in fish
May 10, 2018 - 6:21pm
April 15, 2018
Ginny Yingling, a hydrogeologist with the Minnesota Department of Health, talked to Doreen and Gary Deutsch at a April 3 public meeting at Park High School. The state will spend $700 million in 3M settlement funds to clean up contaminated water. The Deutsches get their water from a private well at their home which is about a mile from a former 3M disposal site in Woodbury. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
State to residents: 3M cleanup cash will flow to their faucets first, fish second
April 15, 2018 - 7:50pm
July 25, 2016
Beach-goers escape the heat at Carver Lake
July 25, 2016 - 3:16pm
April 15, 2016
LETTER: Congrats on the fight against clean water; keep the momentum going
April 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
February 16, 2016
State suit against 3M gets judge’s go-ahead
February 16, 2016 - 2:45pm
October 29, 2015
Afton has hired a  consultant to identify and assess historic buildings that could be potentially impacted by its upcoming sewer and road improvements. (File photo)
Afton, Lake St. Croix Beach at odds over wastewater system
October 29, 2015 - 12:56am
October 5, 2015
Construction delayed for treatment site in Afton
October 5, 2015 - 9:42am
September 30, 2015
Washington, Ramsey counties spend $24.4M to purchase garbage facility
September 30, 2015 - 12:39pm
July 7, 2015
Afton’s $4M sewer project will begin shortly
July 7, 2015 - 7:21am
June 17, 2015
Wastewater treatment system will be last action by MPCA Citizens Advisory Board
June 17, 2015 - 12:10am
May 28, 2015
Afton appoints environmental attorney
May 28, 2015 - 12:10am
November 10, 2009
State legislators Kathy Saltzman, Denny McNamara and Marsha Swails listen on at a Nov. 4 meeting at Woodbury City Hall as a Minnesota Department of Health officials explains the latest on the clean up efforts of former 3M disposal sites in Woodbury, Cottage Grove and Oakdale. Staff photo by Hank Long.
Officials meet to talk PFCs
November 10, 2009 - 9:50am
September 2, 2009
Crews will begin removing contaminated soil from 2 acres within the 40 acres once used by 3M as a landfill.
3M set for soil removal
September 2, 2009 - 11:58am