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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: "Reusing Barrels"

    Making Bourbon and wine requires a wooden barrel to ferment and age. But what happens to the barrels once they've lent their woodsy flavors? Well one local company is buying them up to reuse and re-purpose in a variety of ways. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us that with a little imagination, an old wooden barrel can take on a variety of new roles.

  • Your Green Life: "Biofuel Research"

    Gasoline prices may be dropping, but the carbon–dioxide that gas produces continues to pile up in our atmosphere. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch goes to the University of Minnesota Duluth to see how researchers are working to develop a more sustainable fuel source.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustainability in the Bag"

    A long time Duluth Company is weaving and sewing it's way into sustainability. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch takes us to Duluth Pack Company where they have sustainability in the bag.

  • Your Green Life: "Copper Ammunition"

    Minnesota rifle deer season is only a few days away. There is a lot of prep work that goes into a successful hunt from picking the right spot to set up the stand to sighting in your rifle. In this weeks Your Green life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us a special kind of ammunition that will make your hunt successful while leaving the environment pristine.

  • 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.









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