Access Minnesota • State of the River Report overview on 48 MN radio stations

“So, how is the Mississippi River?” asks a new report released by the Friends of the Mississippi River and the National Park Service. Co-authors Trevor Russell and Lark Weller discuss the overall health of the Mississippi and the biggest threats…

Pioneer Press • Your fleece jacket might be polluting the Mississippi River – and your beer

Over the past decade, environmentalists have worried about the effect of microbeads, those tiny bits of plastic in facial scrubs that wash down the drain into rivers and lakes. But it turns out a bigger threat might be our clothing….