Hastings Star Gazette • ‘State of the River’ report comes to Schaar’s Bluff

If you’ve been to the Hastings riverfront, you’ve been in a national park. Hastings is part of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area or MNRRA, the 72-mile national park stretching from Dayton on the north to the Mighty Mississippi’s…

Star Tribune editorial board • Mississippi health needs boost from ag

Healthier populations of fish, eagles and mussels continue to reflect the river’s gradual recovery from less enlightened eras when it was treated as a convenient garbage dump. But this world-renowned waterway faces pollution threats old and new, according to the…

Pioneer Press • St. Cloud Times • New Ulm Journal • Washington Times • Houston Chronicle • San Francisco Examiner and dozens more • Report: Mississippi River improving; protections needed

Over 30 newspapers and radio stations picked up the Associated Press story on the State of the River Report. A new report card on the Mississippi River finds signs that the river’s health is improving. But the State of the…

NU Journal (New Ulm) • Report: Mississippi River improving but protections needed

A new report card on the Mississippi River finds signs that the river’s health is improving. But the State of the River Report issued Wednesday also calls for protecting the river against emerging contaminants, such as microplastic fibers and chloride,…

Houston Chronicle • Report: Mississippi River improving but protections needed

A new report card on the Mississippi River finds signs that the river’s health is improving. But the State of the River Report issued Wednesday also calls for protecting the river against emerging contaminants, such as microplastic fibers and chloride,…

Washington Times • Report: Mississippi River improving but protections needed

A new report card on the Mississippi River finds signs that the river’s health is improving. But the State of the River Report issued Wednesday also calls for protecting the river against emerging contaminants, such as microplastic fibers and chloride,…

Pioneer Press • Report: Mississippi River improving but protections needed

A new report card on the Mississippi River finds signs that the river’s health is improving. But the State of the River Report issued Wednesday also calls for protecting the river against emerging contaminants, such as microplastic fibers and chloride,…

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The new State of the River Report is being released to the media Wednesday, September 21.