Appreciation of beauty is a moral test. Will we pass when it comes to protecting the extreme headwaters of the St Lawrence Seaway and Hudson Bay in Minnesota?

Do we appreciate the beauty of the Arrowhead in this one-of-a-kind wilderness, enough to say no to copper sulfide mining?  … More

As we approach a decision on the Polymet Copper Mine …

As Governor Dayton proposes funding for a study to determine Polymet’s finances at the present moment, I wonder how possible … More

Mining v Tourism / Making the necessary changes to insure our base …

As Minnesotans we stand as stewards at the source of one of the world’s greatest resources for fresh water.  What … More