Green

  • "Green Sneakers"

    Whether you call them tennis shoes, running shoes or sneakers, you know that the pair you have won't last forever. When you're done with those shoes you can turn them in for a good cause. Jeff Edmondson takes us to one Northland school that's recycling used running shoes in this week's "Your Green Life"

  • "Billion Dollar Challenge"

    Utilizing renewable energy and leaving a small carbon footprint are among the main goals of Northland College in Ashland. In this week's "Your Green Life" Meteorologist Jeff Edmondson takes a look at a billion dollar challenge the college has taken on.

  • "Green Thanksgiving"

    It's the time of year when we gather with family and friends and often have a big meal. In this week's "Your Green Life" Meteorologist Jeff Edmondson offers a few tips to green up your Thanksgiving.

  • AMSOIL Arena is now LEED Silver Certified

    The AMSOIL Arena was recognized as being an environmentally conscious building with LEED Silver Certification

  • Left in the Dark: Old Fashioned Concerns over 21st Centrury Energy

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - To alleviate a potential energy crisis hundreds of miles of power lines are in development across Minnesota and Wisconsin. But, while everyone needs electricity not everyone is happy with the power line push.

  • Left in the Dark: The Push for Power

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - Across the country, the push is on for more renewable energy sources. In Minnesota, there's a mandate that electric companies must provide 25% of customer power from renewable energy sources by 2025. But, some fear the more power we add to the grid, the more likely we could be headed for a crisis.

  • "Farm to School"

    Buying locally grown foods is relatively easy for individuals not so easy for an entire school district. In this week's "Your Green Life" Meteorologist Jeff Edmondson takes us to a Northland School that's bringing the farm to the children.

  • "From White To Green"

    In this week's "Your Green Life" Meteorologist Jeff Edmondson visits with one business, which took advantage of the training, and shows us what they accomplished.

  • "Lifestyle Challenge"

    Making lifestyle changes can be challenging, making those changes stick is the real accomplishment. In this weeks "Your Green Life" Meteorologist Jeff Edmondson catches up with the climate idol families to see how their final challenge is going.

  • From Tailings To Solar Energy

    Coleraine, MN (Northlands NewsCenter) -- The University of Minnesota-Duluth's Natural Resources Research Institute has found a way to turn trash into treasure.




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