Jun

03

CURE Supports EPA Carbon Pollution Rules

You can help us enlist Governor Dayton’s support for strong action to limit mercury and carbon pollution from power plants in Minnesota —> sign this petition today.

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Jan

09

Sulfide Mining: Where will it take us?

PolyMet Mining Corp. has offered Minnesota a Faustian bargain in the form of a sulfide mine in the Superior National Forest. The company has promised 20 years of jobs, economic stimulus, and the revival of the mining economy of Northern Minnesota through the extraction of copper, nickel, and other metals. An open-pit mine and prosperity. Oh, and 500 years of toxic waste clean-up. By Ariel Herrod at CURE with support from Erik Hatlestad at MPIRG.

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Sep

15

Take Action: Replace Sherco with Clean Energy

CURE works with our Minnesota clean energy partners to reduce harmful pollution and replace last century’s coal electricity generation plants with better and cleaner options. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is currently taking comments on the future of Xcel Energy’s Sherco 1 and 2 coal generators. Please take a minute to learn more and take action by using the easy form provided by CURE’s clean energy partner, Fresh Energy.

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Aug

19

CURE is Taking a Stand for Food

CURE is taking a Stand for Food, assisting in a campaign to reinstate a ground-breaking, affordable one-year Sustainable Food Production diploma program at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Fergus Falls, on the edge of the watershed. Please joint us with a “Like” on the Stand for Food Facebook page, a visit to the Stand for Food blog, and following @Stand4Food on twitter. Share these tools with your friends.

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Aug

06

Take Action: contact the Office of the Secretary of the Interior to inform her that you support the National Blueways System

CURE has been a part of the Blueway Nomination process for over the past year. Take action today and write your Member of Congress to let her or him know that you support the National Blueway Program.

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