Earth Day http://wxpr.org en Sustainability Fair to Celebrate Earth Day http://wxpr.org/post/sustainability-fair-celebrate-earth-day <p>Earth Day is April 22nd, and organizers are gearing up for the fourth annual Sustainability Fair in Rhinelander.</p><p>Co-chair Ann Eshelman says it’s going to be the biggest one yet, with about 30 exhibitors ranging from green contractors to local farms. &nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>“It’s a wide variety of exhibitors.&nbsp; We have people in the construction business, we have people in the gardening business, we have people in the retail business.&nbsp; And we also have a lot of organizations that are conveying information about their sustainability mission.”</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:59:51 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 16981 at http://wxpr.org Sustainability Fair to Celebrate Earth Day 400 Northland Pines Students Out Helping http://wxpr.org/post/400-northland-pines-students-out-helping <p>About 400 Northland Pines students will be helping to make the Eagle River area a bit 'greener' as the annual Earth Day is set for May 8.</p><p>Northland Pines High School Science teacher Ann Perry says the idea came about 10 years ago a teacher came up with the idea of students en masse helping the community...</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 22:22:10 +0000 Ken Krall 1859 at http://wxpr.org