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    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.
    Watch Adam Lorch's stories Wednesdays at 6:00pm.
     

  • 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.

  • Your Green Life: "Greening Up Tea"

    Tea has been consumed for thousands of years and has spread to every corner of the globe. One Northland tea company is bringing all of those teas from around the world to Duluth. But they are also producing some local teas. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch sips on some locally made tea at the Snooty Fox.

  • Your Green Life: "Emission Free Buses"

    The Twin Ports will continue stepping towards sustainability thanks to a grant offered to the Duluth Transit Authority. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us how an emission free public transportation is in the works for the Ports.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustainable Cup of Coffee"

    Americans consume nearly 400 million cups of coffee per day. Here in Duluth, there is one coffee roasting company trying to push the market towards sustainability while offering a premium caffeinated beverage. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch goes to Alakef Coffee Roasters to see how the coffee beans are going green.

  • Your Green Life: "Verso Recycling Program"

    Last year, Verso bought the New Page Company in Duluth. The paper mill is still going strong, but it's also still going green. In this week's Your Green Life, meteorologist Adam Lorch takes a tour of Verso's recycling facility.

  • Your Green Life: "Recycling for Research"

    Duluth, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) -- Why do we recycle? Some of us do it because it's the right thing, some of us do it out of habit. But NRRI is using recycling to raise funds for their sustainable research.

  • Your Green Life: "A Green Scholarship"

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - It's a new year and for Sustainable Twin Ports that means another group of businesses will be taking the Early Adopter Training. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch brings us some exciting news for any wanna–be sustainable businesses.

  • Your Green Life: "Seed Library"

    The Duluth public Library launched its seed library program earlier this year to promote home gardening and help create plant species that thrive in our cooler environment. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture said the seed library was illegal. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch explains how some state lawmakers want to change the law to allow the important program to continue.









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