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Local Company Offers Eco-Friendly Options For Your Home

We’re having a week-long celebration to honor Earth Day and on Wednesday we’re learning about some green products to make your home more eco-friendly. Some of the ideas might blow your mind. We spoke with the experts at Natural Built Home to get some ideas on making homes greener.

04/23/2014

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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.

12/19/2012

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Rain At Target Field? No Problem

While most fans protect themselves by the grace of the poncho, Target Field uses a little more sophisticated technology.

05/28/2012

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Solar Is Big Business At The Living Green Expo

The latest in eco-friendly technology will be on display at The Living Green Expo, which opens this weekend on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

05/04/2012

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Good Question: Where Does The Stuff Street Sweepers Pick Up Go?

They are some of the busiest of all city workers this time of year and you’d definitely notice if they didn’t show up to work: Street sweepers. We had one eco-friendly viewer write us to see: What happens to all the sand and leaves the street sweepers pick up?

03/29/2012

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Mini Golf Downtown? Skyway Open Makes It Possible

Put on your knickers and spikes and head toward the skyway. The sixth annual Skyway Open teed off Friday afternoon in downtown Minneapolis.

02/24/2012

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Good Question: More Eco-Friendly: Real Or Fake Trees?

For a lot of us, the choice is easy: we’re real tree or fake tree people.

12/01/2011

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Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas From Minnesota Companies

Minnesota 2020, a St. Paul think-tank, wants you to consider green gifts this holiday season. They have released a report saying sustainable, locally-made goods are best for the state’s economy and environment.

11/30/2010