MPCA releases draft environmental review for Swift County dairy

Riverview Farms plans to build a large dairy about six miles southwest of Benson in Section 6 of Swenoda Township, Swift County. The public may submit written comments on the Swenoda Dairy Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) until 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 20, 2017.

Hog facility planned in Traverse County; environmental review underway

The project will include one total confinement barn for up to 8,700 hogs with a 10-foot deep concrete liquid manure storage area, an animal composting building, an office, a workshop, three permanent stormwater ponds, three water wells and employee housing.

Twin Cities scrap metal recycler penalized for polluting Hennepin County creek

Metro Metals Corporation agreed to pay a $20,000 penalty and complete eight compliance actions as part of an industrial stormwater and hazardous waste enforcement agreement.

Three industrial slips in Duluth harbor are now closer to completion

At a combined estimated $9.9 million cost to complete the process from design through construction, the selected remedies now move into the design phase.