Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Why does it sometimes smell like poop in the Twin Cities during fall?
Here's smelly science of the Twin Cities' autumnal stink.
State contacts over 100 landowners in Rush Creek fish kill investigation
The deaths of the fish remain unexplained.
Massive Burnsville landfill expansion nears final approvals
The City of Burnsville and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency are accepting public feedback on the proposal.
Deaths of 2,500 fish in Minnesota trout stream unexplained
Trout anglers are concerned the incident represents a larger problem.
3M fined $2.8M for hazardous waste violations in Cottage Grove
The company's violations spanned more than two decades.
A few days left to comment on MN climate action plan: Here's what's in it
Framework details how Minnesota will prepare for climate change.
High winds kick up dust from exposed fields, worsen air quality
Officials reported "persistent" wind gusts of 40 mph in some spots.
Sheriff's office issues reminder after recent auto thefts
Twice in the past week, vehicles have been stolen from gas station parking lots.
MPCA seeks to add 300-plus lakes, streams to impaired waters list
For the first time, the MPCA listed waters in greater Minnesota as contaminated with PFAS.
Enbridge misses deadline to fix its groundwater blunder
The company had 30 days to stop the leak it caused by not following its submitted plans.
Hazy conditions may lift temporarily, but smoke will keep coming for MN
Drifting smoke "will likely remain with us for a while," one group warned.
Climate change is warming lakes, leading to more toxic algae blooms
The agency says blue-green algae blooms are occurring all across the state.
Where to expect wildfire smoke in Minnesota on Monday, Tuesday
After a brief weekend break, the poor air quality will be back to start the week.
'Unprecedented': The wildfire smoke isn't going anywhere this weekend
The air quality alert that was supposed to end Friday is now in effect into early next week.
MPCA acknowledges 8 more drilling fluid releases during Line 3 work
Few details are available, with the agency citing an ongoing enforcement investigation.
Wildfire smoke brings 'unhealthy' air to Twin Cities, 'very unhealthy' to central MN
Almost the entire state is under an air quality alert into Friday.
Smoke from Canadian wildfires creating unhealthy air pollution levels in MN
Nearly half the state is under an air quality alert.
GOP cites 'clean cars junk,' manure rules in targeting of ex-MPCA commissioner
"I guess she saved us some time," Sen. David Osmek said of her resignation.
Head of Pollution Control Agency resigns as GOP senators prepare her ouster
Walz accused the senators, who have removed two of his commissioners before, of playing partisan games.
Twin Cities trash is piling up so quickly, 4 landfills need to expand
Waste generation in the metro area was up 30% in the past year.
Minnesota can move ahead with Clean Cars program, judge says
She recommended the proposed rules be adopted.
MPCA's 'Clean Cars' rule awaits final approval from judge
Here's what to know
Minnesota to become first state to ban industrial solvent TCE
Minnesota would be the first state to ban the solvent, which has been linked to birth defects and cancer.