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Take your household hazardous waste to the depot — and protect you, your family, and our community

Have you been cleaning out your garage, shed, basement or even under the kitchen sink? The City of Sault Ste. Marie's household hazardous waste depot is now open for the season and ready to accept your household hazardous waste.  Making sure … Continue reading

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Plants, mulch, and free stuff curbside! 3 green events every Clean North member (and Sault-area resident) should know about!

Hello, Clean North members and supporters of green living! Three awesome events are coming up in the second half of this month that we think you all should know about. Please share this information with your friends, relatives, neighbours, and … Continue reading

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Clean North to celebrate Earth Day 2015 by presenting hot doc Symphony of the Soil at the library

Earth Week is almost here, and Clean North and the Sault Ste. Marie Public Library have just the event to get you into the swing of things! They are presenting the documentary Symphony of the Soil on Earth Day (Wednesday … Continue reading

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B.C. Author/Reporter Carrie Saxifrage hopes her storytelling will get us all talking climate change—and she’s coming to the Sault on April 8!

Clean North presents…a Book Tour by Bus Event featuring Carrie Saxifrage, a B.C.-based reporter and author of the acclaimed book entitled The Big Swim: Coming Ashore in a World Adrift. The Sault stop on this tour will take place on … Continue reading

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Are you sick of winter? Then mark your calendars for upcoming events (seed-saving workshops and Seedy Saturday) to help you THINK SPRING!

HELLO, Clean North followers! It's been a long winter, and thoughts are turning to spring. It will be here before we know it! There are two events coming up that you might be interested in: a set of seed-saving workshops … Continue reading

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Clean North followers: This year’s RAIN symposium on February 7 will focus on pollinators!

The 4th annual RAIN Agriculture & Food Symposium will be held in Bruce Mines on February 7, 2015 and will focus on pollinators. This event will interest to farmers, gardeners and beekeepers and will provide an opportunity to connect the agriculture … Continue reading

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Learn about worm composting with Clean North on Wednesday, January 28, 2015

On Wednesday, January 28, Clean North volunteer Don McGorman will be leading a hands-on workshop on worm composting at Mill Market in Sault Ste. Marie. Drop-in any time between 4 and 6 pm to check out the live worms and … Continue reading

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Santa wants YOU to recycle your Christmas tree into garden mulch! Haul it to Cambrian Mall by January 10, 2015

That jolly old elf known as Santa Claus is not only the world's most generous man; he's also committed to making Christmas a greener operation. Word from the North Pole is he wants all residents of Sault Ste. Marie to … Continue reading

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Screening of film De-Railed: the National Dream at Sault College on Thursday, November 20, 2014

You are invited to attend a screening of the documentary De-Railed: the National Dream at 7 p.m on Thursday, November 20 in Room 1030 in the new building (Essar Hall) of Sault College on Northern Ave (scroll down to watch … Continue reading

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One last chance to dispose of hazardous waste before winter!

The City of Sault Ste. Marie's Public Works and Transportation Department has announced that the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located at 115 Industrial Park Crescent will close for the season after tomorrow. Items can be dropped off at the Depot today, … Continue reading

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