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Got a farmer in your family? Now's the time to nag.
Days begin at 4:30 a.m. and end after a sullen and nostalgic gaze at our sleeping children. He knows not what day it is, mondaytuesdaysaturday, they all run together. My husband, likely like someone i...
5/14/13 at 9:38 AM
Legislative notebook: House, Senate look to the sun for power
By Don Davis and Danielle Killey Minnesotans could sell solar power to electric utilities under a bill the House passed 70-63 late Tuesday. They pay someone who has solar on their house just what the ...
5/8/13 at 8:29 AM Legislative notebook: Dayton backs clean energy 4/22/13 at 5:56 PM
Swanson sues wind power company 1/25/13 at 5:35 PM
Oil Patch cities can apply early for energy impact grants
BISMARCK Communities in North Dakotas Oil Patch can get a jump start on applying for a new round of energy impact grants, even though final legislative action has not yet been taken. Cities can subm...
4/2/13 at 9:23 AM N.D. regarded as model during State of American Energy report 1/8/13 at 1:51 PM
Williston area will add six new substations today as electrical demand expected to triple by 2032 10/24/12 at 12:01 AM
Real Oilfield Wives and more new blogs!
It's been awhile since I've given you my recommendations for new blogs to check out here on Areavoices. But three new blogs have crossed my path and I felt compelled to share them. The first is calle...
3/13/13 at 4:01 PM Are you a Mamasota? Areavoices Digest #85 8/8/12 at 4:10 PM
Areavoices Digest #74 - Are you training for the marathon? 5/1/12 at 1:53 PM
Sustainable Twin Ports early adopters picked
The next early adopters for the annual Sustainable Twin Ports program have been announced. The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Lake Superior College, Canal Park Brewing Company and the Un...
3/13/13 at 12:00 AM
When the lights go out in Berlin: How the energy revolution is changing the way we think about energy consumption
December 2007: A few months after my grandma passed on, my aunt and uncle, who had inherited her house, went through all of her belongings to see what she had kept in the 60+ years she lived there. ...
11/21/12 at 12:13 PM
The Low Has Arrived
After a summer of decently good mental health and a bit of a manic time last week (I even started a business!), the low is quickly approaching. I shared with my staff at work yesterday that it is here...
8/24/12 at 7:30 AM
How can Minnesota Plug Into Clean Energy? There are several actions you can do at your home to reduce 40% of of the energy. Americans can change their light bulbs to CFL's to reduce the energy used i...
7/19/12 at 7:40 AM Energy Works, Myofascial Release 7/20/11 at 5:38 PM
Energy Assistance Income Guidelines; Housing Assistance 1/24/11 at 8:51 AM
Green Scene No-Bake Energy Bites
I was on a mission. I needed more Green Scene No-Bake Energy Bites. I had been to the cozy organic market and deli just the week before. The half dozen Energy Bites I grabbed from the Green Scene deli...
5/13/12 at 6:00 AM Marathon Weekend: Power Up and Keep Rockin' with Energy Bites 5/19/11 at 10:45 AM
Marathon Power Cookies: not just for the runners 5/20/10 at 3:00 AM
Lighten the Load
Since having our first child three years ago and especially since our second came along last fall, I have been absolutely amazed by how much laundry is involved in being a parent. In fact, I find it...
2/29/12 at 10:30 AM Toilet Paper: Less Really Is More 2/11/12 at 10:00 AM
Saving Energy Blog and Links
The U.S. Department of Energy has a Government Energy Saver's Blog that they highlighed on this website: http://www.energysavers.gov/ You can connect with all energy categories. We were in Cloquet ...
3/20/11 at 6:10 AM Tidbits For Health and Savings 3/3/11 at 7:01 AM
Lowering Your Diabetes Risk 11/22/10 at 8:20 AM
Butte skeptics doubt wind plant will be built
While Duluth and Ohio are feeling two-timed by Fuhrlander of Germany's choice to build its first U.S plant in Butte, some there are skeptical. Fuhrlander, a major European wind turbine manufacturer, h...
6/4/10 at 8:12 AM Wind Turbine Syndrome sufferers losing sleep 3/5/10 at 6:45 AM
Duluth, still a contender 2/17/10 at 6:28 AM
2011 Frozen Four Tickets?
Planning ahead for the 2011 Frozen Four? It's just 150 miles from Duluth at St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center. Here's information on getting tickets: The NCAA is now accept...
4/9/10 at 11:10 AM