In order to fix the county's massive debt, officials are suggesting a water rate hike for Martin County. Resident's could see their water go up at least 50%. Right now, Martin County is in control of their own finances but could see a third party come in if progress is not made.
Martin County Residents Facing Water Rate Hike
Martin County has more than $600,000 in unpaid water bills. Officials say the only way to climb out of that debt is to charge more for water.
Biochar: How converting wood waste can combat climate change
This company is combatting climate change by turning organic waste into a carbon-rich material called biochar.
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Atmospheric carbon dioxide levels saw another steep jump in 2023
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Seven shot, three critically as a graduation ended in Richmond, Va.
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Hollywood actors guild authorizes strike as writers continue theirs
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Commission recommends Parkland judge should be publicly reprimanded
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