'Without It, The City Wouldn't Exist': Community Committed To Improving Water Quality In Madison LakeIn our "Eye on Earth" series, WCCO's Jennifer Mayerle takes a look at vibrant Madison Lake, and how it's vital to the town bearing its name.
Earth Day: A Look Back At The First EventThe first Earth Day happened 51 years ago, when CBS News's Walter Cronkite called it "a day dedicated to enlisting all the citizens of a bountiful country in a common cause of saving life from the deadly biproduct of that bounty."
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Denis Hayes, Coordinator Of 1st Earth Day, Talks 'Optimism' In Society's Response To COVID-19WCCO meteorologist Mike Augustyniak spoke Wednesday with Denis Hayes, who helped organized the first Earth Day in 1970.
What Makes Up Our Carbon Footprint?Monday is Earth Day, an international day to focus on the environment. Climate experts say our carbon footprint – the greenhouse gases we create – plays a big role in the warming of our planet.
Gov. Walz Participates In Earth Day Cleanup"It's ideological," Gov. Tim Walz said. "Sustainability and cleaning our environment is just a good thing to do. It binds us together. It's not partisan."
Light Rail Trains To Run On Wind Energy On Earth DayIn honor of Earth Day, light rail commuters in the Twin Cities will be traveling with the power of wind energy.
Folks Look Forward To Earth Day By Cleaning Up On #Top10WXDayIt was hard to stay inside on a day like Saturday, and lots of people didn't! Our Top 10 Weather Day falling this close to Earth Day makes for the perfect match.
Target Offering Car Seat Discounts For Trading In Your Old OneTarget’s annual car seat trade-in event starts Monday, April 22 and runs through May 5.
Working For The Weekend: Internat'l Record Day, Earth Day At Como Zoo & MoreIf you are Workin' for the Weekend, we understand. There are so many holidays to celebrate!
Earth Day Clean Up In Minneapolis Postponed Due To Wintry WeatherMinneapolis officials postponed Earth Day clean-up plans this weekend as a blanket of snow still rests on the city in the wake of the weekend’s record snowstorm.
Working For The Weekend: Celebrate Earth Day & Record Store DayIt's going to be a great weekend to get outside for Earth Day!
Earth Day Events Around The Twin CitiesIf you want to celebrate Earth Day while doing your part to reduce waste and preserve our environment, here are a few of the events taking place around the Twin Cities.
Mpls. Businesses Brace For Styrofoam Container BanA ban on Styrofoam containers in Minneapolis restaurants went into effect on Earth Day, Wednesday. The ordinance requires all food and drinks prepared for dine-in or take-out to be placed in packaging that can re-used, recycled, or composted.
4 Things To Know: Possible Church Attacks In Paris, Earth Day & MoreHere is a look at the four stories you need to know for Wednesday, April 22.
Rid Yourself Of Old Technology Safely, SmartlyIn honor of protecting our planet, WCCO This Morning spoke with Amanda La Grange of Tech Dump to learn more about how to get rid of old technology smartly and safely.