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Not-for-profit catalogs, rates Indianapolis' urban forests

Dec. 12, 2021 00:03 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In a forest near West 42nd Street and Clarendon Road, trees tower above bright leaf litter and thousands of scattered, bare branches. Some are older than the state of Indiana, established in 1816. Five years ago, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs nearly...

Louisiana university has greenhouse gas extension service

Nov. 11, 2021 14:27 PM EST

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — An extension service to explain how to reduce two major greenhouse gases — carbon dioxide and methane — is up and running, serving policy makers and people in industry and government, a Louisiana university announced Thursday. The C1 Extension...

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Nov. 10, 2021 13:39 PM EST

Minneapolis Star Tribune. November 7, 2021. Editorial: Act now for deals on 2022 health care Individual-market consumers should take advantage of expanded aid on MNsure to discount monthly premiums. A “godsend.” That’s how...

Hotels rethink the concierge: From selfies to sustainability

Nov. 02, 2021 08:56 AM EDT

Looking to increase your vacation selfie game? Don’t worry, Eduardo Vallin has you covered. As “Instagram concierge” at the W Punta de Mita hotel in Mexico, Vallin helps guests locate and take the best social media-worthy photos while they bask in that vacation...