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June 12, 2019
Reader Opinion: Illegal dumper trashes day
June 12, 2019 - 5:30am
April 28, 2019
Starbucks is experimenting with coffee cups in an attempt to reduce slowly decomposing waste. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
First they came for plastic bags, coffee cups are next
April 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 12, 2019
According to the EPA, the average American produces 4.4 pounds of garbage per day. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Will the #trashtag challenge really get 'bored teens' offline and cleaning up the planet?
March 12, 2019 - 4:45pm
March 11, 2019
According to the EPA, the average American produces 4.4 pounds of garbage per day. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Living the zero waste life begins with trashing how we deal with garbage
March 11, 2019 - 1:35pm
March 4, 2019
A scrap iron heap at the Crow Wing County Landfill off Highway 210. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Senator talking trash: Ruud pushes to recycle state's solid waste tax
March 4, 2019 - 9:00am
February 12, 2019
Crow Wing County asks residents to keep garbage containers off roads
February 12, 2019 - 5:30am
February 5, 2019
Crow Wing County asks residents to keep garbage containers off roads
February 5, 2019 - 4:30am
September 12, 2018
Michael Anderson's canoe near Red Wing during the Three Rivers Expedition in September 2017. A year later, the adventure continues. Photo by Michael Anderson
Minnesota river expedition cleans up 6,300 pounds of trash
September 12, 2018 - 2:48pm
July 15, 2018
Instead of using a disposable drink cup, bring your own reusable to-go cup, or dine i. Washington Post illustration by Alla Dreyvitser.
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
July 15, 2018 - 9:55am
July 14, 2018
One of Tippi Thole's package-free cupboard. Since joining the Zero Waste movement, Tippi buys secondhand cups and glassware when possible. Photo by Tippi Thole.
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar
July 14, 2018 - 9:50am