Shoebox Recycling Challenge

, Written by RaeAnn Christensen, Posted in Local, Posted: Mon, April 29 2013 at 6:24 PM, Updated: Mon, April 29 2013 at 6:38 PM

     Rubbish, garbage, junk, trash.
     Whatever you call it - we all have it.
      The Environmental Protection Agency says that Americans produce about 250 million tons or about 4.3 pounds of waste, per person, per day. A staggering statistic.
      NBN 5's RaeAnn Christensen shows us how she and you can help - one shoebox at a time.

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RaeAnn Christensen

NBC 5 News Reporter and Weather Forecaster RaeAnn Christensen earned a Bachelors degree from Weber State University, majoring in Communications and Broadcast Journalism.

RaeAnn started her career as a Producer for two local stations where she grew up in Utah. Working for the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, she won local awards for producing, and also became an Emmy award winning producer.

RaeAnn enjoys traveling, hiking, biking, cooking, country dancing, and spending time with her family and friends.

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