Why Your Climate Actions Matter

The weather just keeps getting wackier. In 2019, Minnesota had its wettest water year on record. In January 2020, we had our cloudiest stretch, and many of us felt the lack of sunshine in our moods. It seemed like the sun would never come again, until one day it did. I moved to Minnesota over…

From rural Iowa to the heart of Minneapolis: This is my climate journey

I grew up in a very rural part of Iowa—where some of the richest soil in the world drives a strong agriculture-based local economy. And, like a lot of kids, my first part-time jobs were on some of those farms. In my downtime, though, it’s on the water where you’d find me—boating and fishing on…

Tiff Singh Has Discovered the Ingredients to a Climate-Smart Future

I’m a baker. I really enjoy sharing freshly baked bread with people—I love that it brings them so much joy. So, now, as I contemplate how I’ll do my part to address the climate challenge, and how I might encourage others to do the same, it’s clear to me that food will play a central…

MN United FC’s Collin Martin Wants to Have a Conversation

I moved to Minnesota three years ago to play soccer and learned quickly that Minnesotans love their lakes, their parks, and outdoor spaces. Whether you hunt, fish, snowmobile or mountain bike, outdoor spaces are where we clear our heads. We connect to nature and renew our energy to engage in the world around us. But,…