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Entrepreneurs: Growing Local Food, and a Movement

November 26, 2008 | By Patty Cantrell

Governments, schools, organizations help new farmers get started...

Obama Readies Move to Clean-Energy Economy

November 24, 2008 | By Keith Schneider

Campaign, transition team, recent speeches point to renewables...

Local, State Officials Can Boost Local Food Economies

November 23, 2008 | By Patty Cantrell

Pioneering agencies include ‘regional food assessments’ in their plans...

More Michigan Farms, Food Firms ‘Thinking Local’

November 20, 2008 | By Patty Cantrell

Studies, successful pioneers confirm positive powers of homegrown products...

Michigan Tastes Local Food's Potential

November 16, 2008 | By Patty Cantrell

Farmers, retailers offer new ingredients to boost state, regional economy...

In Rogers City, Pushback to Coal Rush

November 12, 2008 | By Jim Dulzo

Hearings, co-op meeting unearth economic, environmental opposition to proposed local plant...

Carbon Capture: Real, or Just Blowing Smoke?

October 27, 2008 | By Keith Schneider

In midst of coal rush, Michigan tests controversial technology...

County Chair’s Coal Plant Vote: Conflicted Interest?

October 15, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

Attorney says action voids a permit for Rogers City project...

Grand Vision Draws Another Record Crowd

October 13, 2008 | By Jim Dulzo

Officials roll out “scorecard,” aim for 15,000 responses by Oct. 28...

Proposed Coal Plant Switches Fuels, Stirs Controversy

October 6, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

As hearings loom, Rogers City project gets state OK to burn cheaper, dirtier fuel...

A Planning Commission’s Pet Coke Debate

October 6, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

What did Presque Isle County’s commissioners know, and when?...

Benzie OKs Eliminating Its Planner

September 18, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

Board vote heightens furor over competence, personality, and process...

Benzie’s Battle Over Dual Directors Reaches a Crossroad

September 11, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

Budget committee’s push to eliminate planning director stirs intense controversy...

McKibben: To Spread the Word, Push a Number

September 10, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

350.org will put worldwide pressure on next climate summit...

Grand Survey: In-Town Growth Is Best

August 28, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

Results to help shape ‘Vision Decision’ scorecard...

Sacramento’s Lesson: Green Power Works

August 18, 2008 | By Keith Schneider

State and its capital thrive as Lansing stalls on clean energy...

Big Plans by California’s Big Utilities

August 18, 2008 | By Keith Schneider

PG&E, SoCal Edison investing in green power...

4-H, Farm-to-School Meet at County Fair

August 11, 2008 | By Diane Conners

Club’s tradition matches ‘subdivision kids’ interest in local food...

Different Shade of Green Stalls State Energy Reform

July 30, 2008 | By Glenn Puit

Lawmakers gut efficiency, renewable power mandates and reduce customer choice...

Rep. Law: Let’s Turn Green to Gold

July 28, 2008 | By Jim Dulzo

Bill would allow profit for homegrown renewable energy in Michigan...

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