Green

  • Your Green Life: "Victus Farm Update"

    In the small town of Silver Bay, big things are happening at the sustainable Victus farm. In this weeks "Your Green Life" Adam Lorch takes us to the farm to show us how they are beginning to produce a sustainable protein source.

  • International Falls Wins "Best in Glass"

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - Four judges were tasked with ranking the surface water samples based on tastes, odors, and after tastes.

  • LEAP Already Saving Thousands of Dollars and Kilowatts Around Duluth

    DULUTH, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - Organizers say the community-wide Local Energy Action Plan in the Duluth Area is saving energy, but more can still be done.

  • Your Green Life: "Outdoor Classroom"

    The University of Minnesota Duluth has long been an investor and innovator in sustainable living. In 2010 they built an outdoor classroom that is winning awards for its sustainability and ingenuity. In this weeks "Your Green Life" Adam Lorch visits this one of a kind classroom.

  • Your Green Life: "Tackle Swap"

    Each year loons and other wildlife die from lead poisoning after eating fish that have swallowed lead tackle. In this week's "Your Green Life" Adam Lorch goes fishing for a solution to save Minnesota's state bird.

  • Your Green Life: "Rooftop Garden Harvesting"

    Kids are going back to school, the leaves are beginning to change, and gardeners are preparing to reap the rewards of their summer–long work. Adam Lorch checks up on the Community Rooftop Garden to survey the harvest in this week's "Your Green Life"

  • Nature Matters: Cardboard Boats Teach Water Stewardship

    It's been a long, hot summer across our region and that has people looking for ways to beat the heat. Duluth Cub Scouts have found a way to do that inexpensively. They're putting down the video game joy sticks and taking up paddles. Dave Anderson tells us more in Nature Matters.

  • Your Green Life: "Lincoln Park Middle School"

    It won't be long before kids will be heading back to school. For kids attending Lincoln Park's newest Middle School, the learning experience will be greened-up by some new upgrades. In this week's "Your Green Life" Adam Lorch visits the new Middle School and tells us about all the energy savings built into the new building.

  • MN Power Avoids Immediate Closure of Northland Coal Plants

    Minnesota Power buys some time and avoids immediate closure of three of their coal burning power plants, despite overwhelming evidence and broad public support for replacing these aging coal plants with cheaper, cleaner power sources.

  • Your Green Life: "Sustainable Forestry"

    Foresting has significant economic and ecological impacts in our area. But over the past 100 years the ecological impact has been mitigated through sustainable forestry practices. In this weeks "Your Green Life" Adam Lorch visits the Cloquet paper mill to look at how management practices benefit the environment and the human consumers of the products.




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