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MinnPost reporter talks outdoor news ahead of 2020 legislative session

Forest (Travis Novitsky)
Forest (Travis Novitsky)

Minnesota lawmakers opened the 2020 legislative session Feb. 11, with Democrats and Republicans sharing control at the state Capitol in St. Paul.

There are a variety of environmental topics that will likely be discussed during the 2020 session, including energy issues, outdoor recreation and water quality issues.

Walker Orenstein covers the environment and workforce issues for MinnPost. He regularly visits the Capitol during session. WTIP checks in with Orenstein to hear about his latest outdoors and environmental news coverage from across Minnesota. In this interview, WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs talks with Orenstein looking ahead at the upcoming legislative session.