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By Elizabeth Dunbar, MPR News. Photo: Evan Frost, MPR News Spurred by residents not yet old enough to vote, two Minnesota cities have approved resolutions to reduce citywide greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2040. There's hope the idea will spread nationally in the absence of broader,...

By Frank Jossi Last month 11-year-old Olya Wright and a handful of students convinced the Grand Marais city council to adopt a “climate inheritance resolution” that could lead to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions in the tiny North Shore hamlet. Wright is a member of Nordic...

Though all of us at iMatter are passionate about ending the climate crisis, we are not exclusively environmental activists. We recognize that climate change is an intersectional issue, and that we are intersectional human beings living in an intersectional time. That's why, in this wonderful...

Youth Leaders Gathered More Than 100 Signatures – 7+ Percent of City Population – Urging Community to Do Its Part to End Climate Crisis Grand Marais, MN – February 28, 2017 – Youth and community members from Grand Marais packed the Grand Marais City Council Meeting last...

The Nordic Nature Group successfully introduced their youth climate report card to the Grand Marais City Council in conjunction with iMatter Youth Movement on February 22nd. There were 50 people in attendance at the meeting to support the youth naturalists for taking the lead on...