YES! In The News


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The YES! program was recently featured in McKnight Foundations’s grantee spotlight. Read Minnesota Youth Say YES! to Energy Solutions” .

May 18, 2017:  Sleepy Eye YES! Team Receives Awards and Continues Work

May 18, 2017:  How small of a house could you live in?

May 10, 2017:  WWG Y.E.S. Team wins big in Region

May 1, 2017:  MOUNTAIN IRON ADDRESSES PLAZA 53 PARKING LOT

April 20, 2017:  Solar energy disparity emerges among Minnesota schools  

May 19, 2017:   YES! Teams Compete for Awards

May 14, 2017:  The 9th annual Earth Fest: An event-packed day in Mt. Iron

March 3, 2017: West High School Club Helps Schools Reduce Waste (Mankato Free Press)

March 2, 2017:   Belle Plaine High School Students Among Those Who Attended Youth Energy Summit

February 28, 2017:  Wrenshall YES! Team receives grant for local climate change mitigation project

February 23, 2017:  YME students visit ‘Don’t Throw it Away, Recycle for Another Day’

November 18, 2016: Sleepy Eye YES! team participates in 10th Annual Fall Summit (The Sleepy Eye Herald-Dispatch)

November 8, 2016: Area teams participate in ‘YES! Fall Summit’ (Pine Journal)
November 6, 2016: Youth Energy Summit teams gather for fall summit (West Central Tribune)
November 4, 2016: Area teams participate in third annual northeast YES! fall summit (Herald Review)
November 4, 2016: Area students participate in YES! Fall Summit (Hometown Focus)
October 26, 2016: WWG volunteer day, written by YES! students (Sentinel Tribune)
October 19, 2016: W-WG students giving back to their community: Fifty-two youths participate in Earth YES program (Daily Globe)
September 22, 2016: Environmental Club Says YES! to community improvement projects (Forest Lake Times)
July 2, 2016: (VIDEO) Youth Energy Summit (YES!)-Royalton High School (National Joint Powers Alliance)

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Press Releases

December 28, 2016: Fueling student appetites for efficient vehicles in Glencoe

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October 20, 2016: 10th Annual Fall Summit Prepares YES! Students for Success with Interactive Sessions

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June 4, 2016: Lac qui Parle Valley YES! Team Wins Awards!

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June 1, 2016: Sleepy Eye YES! Team Wins Awards!

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May 6, 2016: Westbrook-Walnut Grove Earth YES! Team Wins Awards!

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May 6, 2016: Glencoe-Silver Lake Supermileage YES! Team Wins Award!

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 March 4, 2016: YES! Teams Make Sustainable Connections at Winter Workshop held at Gustavus Adolphus College

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February 18, 2016: Mankato West, Minnesota New Country School, Springfield, and Westbrook-Walnut Grove YES! Teams Participate in Community Solar Winter Workshop in Mankato

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