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Good news: Deep freeze adds to Lake Superior's ice coverage

The lake was experiencing historically low ice coverage earlier this winter, but that all changed with the recent cold snap.

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Report: Forests, agricultural land could help Minnesota reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The Nature Conservancy's Minnesota chapter released a report that shows how many acres of trees would be needed to help the state reach its reduction goals.

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Enbridge gets final approval to start construction on Line 3 replacement

The project has attracted criticism from environmental and tribal groups.

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Sven Sundgaard: However you vote, climate change should not be a partisan issue

The entire country needs to urgently come together to find a hopeful path forward.

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Xcel Energy announces major drive to increase electric vehicles in MN

It aims to put 1.5 million EVs on roads in the eight states it covers by 2030.

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Weather with Sven: Fish, sharks on the move as waters warm

Great weather to start the week before more unsettled conditions arrive in Minnesota.

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University of Minnesota-Morris says it now has a net zero carbon footprint

A national leader in sustainability, the campus says it has achieved full carbon neutrality

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Minnesota AG to sue oil giants Exxon, Koch, API over climate change

Exxon Mobil, Koch Industries, and American Petroleum are named in the suit.

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Way Over Our Heads podcast: Threatening impact of heat, humidity on the world

A wet weekend is ahead and the guys on the show also discuss an alarming warming trend.

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Minneapolis woman creates climate-change focused board game

The game challenges players to make a difference in the real world.

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Upper Mississippi deemed most at-risk waterway in the U.S.

Climate change and poor floodplain and watershed development decisions are factors.

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GOP leader: Minnesotans won't complain if state gets 2 degrees hotter

Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka thinks the climate emergency is panicking people.

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Gov. Walz takes executive action in fight against climate change

He's created a sub-cabinet designed to address the challenges facing Minnesota.

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Watch: Birchwood Cafe features on PBS Newshour

The evening news show featured kernza, the grain developed partly by the University of Minnesota.

Way Over Our Heads podcast: A deep dive into 'climate emergency' reports

The podcast features hosts Jim du Bois and climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld.

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Minnesota students join millions worldwide in climate change strike

Students walked out of classes and marched on St. Paul Friday morning.

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'Thousands' of students to protest as Youth Climate Strike returns to MN

The Minnesota students will join their counterparts around the world on Sept. 20.

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What did Amy Klobuchar say at the CNN climate change town hall?

She continued to strike a moderate tone towards major issues.

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Way Over Our Heads podcast: Beef...maybe it shouldn't be what's for dinner

A study says beef and dairy consumption plays a significant role in climate change.

Minnetonka-based Cargill vows to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The company says it will reduce its emissions by 30 percent by 2030.

'Climate-proof' Duluth the focus of New York Times article

The Northland city is perfectly positioned to ride out future climate catastrophe.

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Target tells its suppliers: Cut your carbon emissions

The retailer has laid down the gauntlet to companies