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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: "Busy Bees"

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Temperatures are beginning to drop and for critters that means it's time to batten down the hatches for winter. But for one important insect being prepared for a northland winter means stocking up on food and adding some insulation. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch brings us to a busy hive preparing for the cold.

  • Your Green Life: "Fond Du Lac Sustainability"

    School is back in session for college students at Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community college. But this is a special week filled with events highlighting sustainability. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads back to school to show us what sustainability week is all about.

  • Your Green Life: "Garden Prep Time"

    The growing season has come and gone. But gardeners are not quite done with work yet. Now is the best time to prepare your soils for next spring. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch visits WLSSD to show us how we should prepare for next year's gardening season.

  • Your Green Life: "Tiny House"

    Adequate housing is an issue throughout the country. But there is a new movement that combines cost effective housing with sustainable living. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us that big isn't always better.

  • Your Green Life: "Great Lakes Renewable Energy"

    What does heating your home, kitty litter, and barbeque have in common? A company in Hayward Wisconsin is making it all possible with the biggest natural resource in the Northland. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads to Hayward to see how Great Lakes Energy is doing it.

  • Your Green Life: "SunShare"

    A company based out of Colorado will be opening up in Minnesota to provide Excel energy customers with a new sustainable option for their electricity. With solar energy becoming cheaper to produce, and fossil fuel prices continuing to rise, its becoming a more economical choice for power. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks with this Colorado company about the future of energy.

  • Your Green Life: "Proper Pill Disposal"

    Water is commonly known as the universal solvent. Meaning it can absorb many different substances. That unique quality of water allows pollution to easily seep into the environment. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks with Sea Grant about how to best dispose of your medications to make sure they don't end up in our water.

  • Your Green Life: "The Possibilitree"

    For one Minnesota company, Christmas can't come soon enough. Possiblitree is a small company based in Minneapolis that hopes to spread the word about their sustainable tree's. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads south to see where the sustainable tree started.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustaining a Fishery"

    Earlier this week, Lake Superior's population grew by almost one–hundred–thousand! A fresh stock of Loopers were introduced into the big lake. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch heads up the north shore to see how the DNR keeps a sustainable fish population.









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