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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.
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  • Your Green Life: "A greener sidewalk at UMD"

    The University of Minnesota Duluth took its experiments out of the lab and into the real world this week. The civil engineering department has new formula for concrete that would leave less of an environmental footprint. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch brings us to UMD to see how students plan to bring more sustainability to campus.

  • Your Green Life: "St. Mary's Apartment"

    Duluth is filled with big old buildings, some dating back over 100 years. Sustainability and efficiency wasn't a big concern back then, but today we are seeing these old buildings acting a little younger with some sustainable help. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch checks out the St. Mary's Apartments to see how they are making sustainable improvements to an older building.

  • Your Green Life: "Spring Fertilizer"

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Green Thumbs around the Northland are gearing up for another growing season. But how you prep your gardens now will determine your crop yields down the road. In this week's Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch, shows us how adding nutrients can actually help keep the environment around us a little cleaner.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustainable Jewelry"

    Finding sustainable jewelry can be as hard as finding a diamond in the rough. But in this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks to one goldsmith that is doing just that.

  • Your Green Life: "Energy Prize"

    Duluth is in the race for a 5-million dollar prize. The city is one of 50 similar sized cities racing towards sustainability. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch brings us to the green race track to show us how we can help place Duluth first.

  • Your Green Life: "WLSSD Biogas Project"

    You probably know that many people and business are producing sustainable energy from the wind and sun. But have you heard of sustainable energy from waste water? In the week's Your Green Life Meteorologist, Adam Lorch heads to WLSSD to show us how they want to power their facility from nothing but waste.

  • Your Green Life: "Hydroponics"

    Gardeners are eagerly awaiting for the last frost to get their plants into the soil. But some gardeners have been growing crops all year! How do they do it you ask? In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch shows us how you can continue your gardening well into the cold winter months.

  • Your Green Life: "Saving Beer"

    Every year Americans consume 761-million gallons of beer. Sadly, up to 30-percent of that beer ends up wasted due to an inefficient keg to tap system that's in place at most bars. An Indianapolis man says he has a solution. In this weeks Your Green Life, Meteorologist Adam Lorch talks to this inventor and visits the only local bar in the Ports that has one installed.

  • Your Green Life: University of Minnesota Duluth

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The University of Minnesota Duluth has a long history of being green and bringing green knowledge into the classroom.