Minnesota Court of Appeals overrules DNR for "arbitrary and capricious" decision on silica sand mine

Posted: Jul 21, 2015 11:00 AM CST  WXOW.com

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decision that the Erickson Sand Mine in Houston could not operate until the owners got a trout stream setback permit. The court reversed the DNR's decision because the Erickson mine is not a "new project," so the mine can now legally operate once again. Full Story Here