Years of unchecked agricultural pollution has led Minnesotans to drink tap water contaminated with unsafe levels of nitrate, a chemical linked to different types of cancer and other serious health problems.
The Annual Holly Ball Centra Care fundraiser takes place Saturday at Rivers Edge Convention Center. The theme this year is "The 45th Voyage". This week's WJON Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with "water" in the title or about boating.
Minnesota officials have warned a federal agency that a proposal to streamline water quality laws would cripple their authority to protect drinking water, streams and wildlife from dozens of new projects each year.
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with "water" in the title or about water or a waterway. With really hot weather expected today and tomorrow it is important to stay hydrated.