It’s Spring!

Garden ViewsKent Petterson How are you doing with planting in your vegetable garden?  The weather has rolled out as...

Met Council Climate Action Plan

An initiative to create an internal, agency-wide Climate Action Plan is under way. The plan will unify efforts across all Council divisions to...

A Greener St. Paul

Council PerspectivesSt. Paul City Council Member Rebecca Noeckercolumnist When you think of city government, what comes to mind?

Growing Your Sustainable Lawn

GARDEN VIEWSBy Kent PettersonA reader named Paul sent me a question about the grass on his boulevard—or should I say lack of...

Snakes

BEING WELLErin Brandel Dykhuizen, MA, MSW, LICSWcolumnistThere are snakes inside my walls! I wake up some mornings with the thought, wishing it...

Way, way up in the sky

Birds in ParticularHALLE O’FALVEYcolumnisthalleofalvey@gmail.com I was driving home from Ely, MN and stopped in the town of Virginia at...

Early March arrivals, late March awakenings

Birds in Particular by Halle O'FalveyI am so happy for the month of March to begin, even though predictions...

We’re almost there

GARDEN VIEWSby Kent Petterson, columnist Hey, vegetable gardening friends—we’re almost there to spring planting time! It may not look like...