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Student Recycling Saves Elementary School Thousands

One local school has done such a good job recycling that it has saved almost $10,000 in garbage bills in the past year-and-a-half.

09/13/2012

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Recycling & Minn. Advertising

If you live in Minneapolis, you can recycle your yogurt cup. But you can’t in St. Paul.

08/17/2012

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Mpls. Approves Single-Sort Recycling

The Minneapolis City Council has voted in favor of single-sort recycling.

05/25/2012

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Mpls Expects Savings, Increased Ease With Single-Sort Recycling

A Minneapolis city committee voted unanimously to kick its current recycling program to the curb. Currently, Minneapolis won’t take your recycling unless the cans, glass, plastic and newspapers are separated.

05/15/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Recycled Art Featured In New Exhibit

All kinds of old things have found new life in an art exhibit that just opened on the campus of Metro State University.

10/16/2011

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2 Trash Carriers Offer Expanded Recycling Options

With so many different kinds of plastic, it’s tough to tell which ones you can recycle, but two recycling companies will soon make it easier by accepting more of your plastic products.

09/27/2011

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Make Cash By Recycling Old Electronics, Gadgets

Minnesotans are recycling old gadgets and gizmos like never before

09/27/2011

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Recycling To Be Mandatory At Mpls. Businesses

A new ordinance going into effect Thursday will require businesses in Minneapolis to offer the option to recycle.

08/31/2011

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Dayton To Honor 3 Environmental Projects At Fair

Gov. Mark Dayton will honor three environmental projects when he visits the Minnesota State Fair on opening day.

08/25/2011

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Wis. Gov. Backs Down On Ending Mandatory Recycling

Gov. Scott Walker is backing away from his proposal to eliminate mandatory recycling after some key GOP lawmakers said his plan went too far.

04/17/2011

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Minn. Cities Urge Recycling Of Old Holiday Lights

The City of New Ulm is helping residents dispose of one of the most under-recycled holiday products — Christmas lights.

12/18/2010

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Recycled Lights Providing Jobs For Disabled Adults

Minnesota is home to a one-of-a-kind recycling program, where you can get rid of your old holiday lights and give jobs to people with mental disabilities.

11/25/2010

HINESight – 10/7/10

John gets his tech news from Mitch Hislop tonight, which includes the possibility of a Verizon-based iPhone and a cell phone recycling program through Target.  Don Shelby joins the program for “Ask the Anchor”.  Mike […]

10/08/2010

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