Your Green Life embraces an approach to living that treads gently on the Earth that supports us in everything we do. Our stories focus on people, organizations and companies that are dedicated to making our lifestyles more environmentally friendly. Northland's NewsCenter meteorologist Adam Lorch is committed to finding opportunities to improve our quality of life and reduce our carbon footprints on this natural wonderland we call the Northland.
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  • Your Green Life: "Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center"

    As the temperatures continue to warm up and feel more like summer, people across the region are heading outside and into nature. Just north of Duluth, there is an environmental learning center dedicated to bringing education and fun into the woods. In this weeks Your Green Life Meteorologist Adam Lorch goes to the Boulder Lake Reservoir.

  • Your Green Life: "Boreal Natives"

    Green thumbs are eagerly awaiting the spring warm up. But there's one Minnesota Company that has had its hands in the dirt for a few months already. In this week's "Your Green Life", Meteorologist Adam Lorch checks out one company, busy preparing for a long growing season ahead.

  • Your Green Life: "St. Louis River Summit"

    In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch checks into the summit and brings us the story. A two day event was held this week to bring researchers, policy makers, and the public together to talk about the St. Louis River estuary.

  • Your Green Life: "Yellow buses going green"

    Proctor, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Its spring break for the kids in the Proctor school district, but the school is springing ahead in their efforts to go green.

  • Your Green Life: "Raising the bar towards sustainability"

    It's out with the old and in with the new at one bar in Superior. Except the new addition is actually pretty old, and needed a place to call home besides a landfill. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to Wisconsin where a group of local businesses decided to strike up a partnership to raise the bar on sustainability.

  • Your Green Life: "Green manufacturing at LOLL Designs"

    Turning milk jugs into furniture is how "LOLL Design" started its green business. The company recently moved to a new facility that allows them to be even more sustainable in the manufacturing process. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to the new "LOLL" headquarters to see how they're turning profits from their trash.

  • Your Green Life: "Spring Melt Pollution"

    Spring is right around the corner. While we didn't see much snow this winter, the little we did get will be melting away. All that snow melt goes somewhere, and it could be transporting pollutants from this winter. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us where this water and its pollution ends up.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustainable Design conference"

    There was another big turnout at the DECC in Duluth for the 25th annual Energy–efficient building and sustainable design conference. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch attended the event to see why green building has become such a big topic of discussion.

  • Your Green Life: "Foraging For Local Tea"

    The harsh climate in the Northland can make it tough to grow fresh produce, especially in the winter. But there is a way to find simple ingredients for teas in the middle of February. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch follows some local herb foragers in search of an evergreen ingredient for tea.

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