Erin Brockovich

Erin Brockovich Visits Gulf in Advance of Winston-Salem Presentation

Erin Brockovich, namesake of the Oscar-winning movie that made her an internationally famous environmental activist, will be presenting a free speech at Brendle Recital Hall at Wake Forest University on Tuesday, June 29 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. following her current visit to address Louisiana fishermen who worry they are endangering their health with exposure to dispersants used to break up BP’s massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Tour de Yadkin

Yadkin Riverkeeper Announces Plan to Paddle River

The Yadkin Riverkeeper® announces plans to paddle the Yadkin River in April from Blowing Rock to the Pee Dee River connection near the South Carolina border to raise awareness of the battle against Alcoa’s relicensing of the Yadkin Hydroelectric Project; as well as the increasing pressures the Yadkin faces that threaten its vitality from human development, habitat degradation and sedimentation issues.

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Yadkin Riverkeeper Announces New Winston-Salem Office Opening

Yadkin Riverkeeper® is proud to announce the opening of its new office located at 308 Patterson Ave. in Winston-Salem. To celebrate the new office opening, the Yadkin Riverkeeper, Dean Naujoks, will host a community open house and free wine tasting Tuesday Feb. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Krankies Coffee.

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Thousands of Fish Dead at High Rock Lake

It's been two and a half weeks since thousands of dead fish washed up on the shores of a small, isolated cove near the south end of High Rock Lake. And it's been about two and a half months since the town of Thomasville accidentally released 16 million gallons of raw sewage in the lake.

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