YES! Welcomes Coordinator Erin Nordquist

YES! is welcoming a new member to our staff – Erin Nordquist is a YES! Coordinator who will be working with the Central YES! teams while working out of the Sauk River Watershed District in Sauk Centre.  We are excited for Erin to share her experience and passion with the YES! Program. Hello everyone! My name is Erin Nordquist and I am very excited to be working with the YES! Program as coordinator for the Central MN teams! I grew up in the heart... [Read More...]

Native Rain Garden Takes Root in St. Cloud

By YES! Coordinator Kristine Madsen Members of St. Cloud North Jr. High YES! Team gathered together 130 6th-8th grade students on May 6 to plant a 9,000 square-foot native rain garden on the school grounds. For the YES! students, the planning of the garden began months in advance of planting day. The YES! students chose the rain garden project because they wanted to beautify the school grounds as well as capture, channel, divert, and make the most... [Read More...]