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Mining Madness: Northern Michigan “Acid Mine” insanity outlined in Dec. 5 documentary

Admission is free but donations are welcome at the Dec. 5, 2008 documentary event in Marquette, Michigan. Despite a passionate outcry by the public, Michigan officials – including the Democratic governor – are allowing an international mining company with deep … Continue reading

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Earth Keeper Initiative: Five Part video series on famed scholar/author Dr. Walter Brueggeman

Five part video series from Earth Keeper TV: Biblical scholar and author Dr. Walter Brueggemann talks in northern Michigan during Oct. 2007 (Marquette, Michigan) – Noted Bible Scholar and prolific author Dr. Brueggemann spoke at Northern Michigan University (NMU) in … Continue reading

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NMU President Les Wong praises students for trying to save environmental research project from being destroyed to build dorms

NMU President meets for an hour with students trying to save environment research project; Dr. Les Wong given ongoing petition with nearly 900 signatures to stop Native Plants Project from being uprooted to build dorms Dr. Wong impressed with students … Continue reading

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Famed theologian Dr. Walter Brueggemann says humans must stop spoiling the Earth’s natural resources or face consequences

  Dr. Walter Brueggemann got his Marquette, Michigan audience involved in his talk about the bible and the environment often resulting in laughter and stunned silence – hundreds turned out for his talks at Northern Michigan University and Bethany Lutheran … Continue reading

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“Songs for the Earth” – October 12, 2007 Free benefit concert for NMU EarthKeeper Student Team

“Songs for the Earth” – A free benefit concert for the Northern Michigan University EarthKeeper Student Team Public invited to free NMU EarthKeeper Student Team benefit concert Oct. 12 in Marquette (Marquette, Michigan) – The public is invited to a … Continue reading

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Earth Keepers, KBIC Tribe, 9 faiths, students honored by Lake Superior Magazine for environment projects

Photos by Greg Peterson, Steve Durocher and Samantha Otto (Marquette, Michigan) – The impact of numerous environmental projects created by the northern Michigan Earth Keepers over the past few years is measured in the hundreds of tons as over 15,000 … Continue reading

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