Mar

24

Nominations Open for CURE Board of Directors

Three Director positions are up for grabs in this year’s election at CURE’s 22nd Annual Meeting and Celebration. The meeting and election are scheduled for Saturday, May 3rd at Bootleggers Supper Club in Granite Falls.

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Jan

31

Western Minnesota Leadership Done the Wellstone Way

As someone who has always been interested in politics and policy, and as someone who holds the late Senator Paul Wellstone in high regard, I had been waiting for years to have the opportunity to attend Camp Wellstone. So, when CURE offered the students of MPIRG at the University of Minnesota, Morris and me a […]

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Jan

23

Native plants, Raingardens and Lawn Care for Water Quality (+winter tips)

Whether you’re interested in a smaller native planting or want to transform your whole yard into a force for clean water in 2014, the Clean Up the River Environment (CURE) sponsored workshop can help you jumpstart your spring planning. We’ll also touch on ways to make your yard river-friendlier this winter. This workshop is open […]

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Jan

21

It’s good to have a plan.

“In 2014, CURE will be a well-run, high-functioning, impactful organization that clearly communicates its mission and goals to its funders, supporters, and the public.” Nonprofits love this kind of language, and for CURE, the intent is sincere. It underpins our work. But let’s spell it out. CURE has a user-friendly, three-part work plan for 2014. […]

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Jan

21

CURE Welcomes a New Watershed Sustainability Program Coordinator

  Ariel Herrod joined CURE in November 2013, but she will take on new responsibilities as she dons the title Watershed Sustainability Program Coordinator in 2014. Thus far at CURE, Herrod has been doing research, writing on critical issues, and lending other staff general support. But, she has also been digging deeper into the work […]

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