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Nine Mile Creek and the Minnesota River Valley, Dec. 6, 2014

December 11, 2014
On a sunny Saturday five of us set forth to do a hike which was explored (and listed, but somehow never took place) in 2012. We “Went Green”, using the […] More

Why We Can’t Be Silent

December 9, 2014
by Michael Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director During the past week, the Sierra Club has spoken out about Michael Brown in Ferguson, Eric Garner in New York City, and President […] More

Forty Percent Renewables Works for Minnesota

November 26, 2014
Great news out of St. Paul!  Minnesota’s electric grid can handle 40% renewables while reliably supplying power 24/7. The study came out November 5, 2014 and is entitled the “Minnesota […] More

The Sierra Club and the Military: A Long and Fruitful History

November 11, 2014
By Stacy Bare, Sierra Club Outdoors Director On Veterans Day — and for several days leading up to and after Veterans Day — we celebrate those women and men who […] More

Nature – A “Walking Play” at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

October 2, 2014
The Sierra Club North Star Chapter is a proud co-sponsor of the TigerLionArts presentation Nature, the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the natural world. Nature […] More