Not Fishing On The Opener And Other Musings
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Not Fishing On The Opener And Other Musings

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Shawn might not have been fishing on the opener, but that doesn’t mean his thoughts weren’t on the outdoors. At this recording, legislation allowing the Lutsen ski area to withdraw water from the Poplar River, a trout stream in northeastern Minnesota, for its snow-making operations was entering a conference committee. In this edition of Points North, Shawn looks at what he calls a troubling pattern in politics, where lawmakers change or sidestep environmental laws to suit the needs of a special interest.