An environmental group is accusing the federal government of misjudging an emergency response plan for a major oil pipeline that runs through Michigan.Read More »
By John Flesher Associated Press Detroit — At a time when many government programs are fighting for survival, there’s one place the money still is flowing for now: the Great Lakes. In the past two years, Congress has pumped $775 ...Read More »
By JOHN FLESHER AP Environmental Writer DETROIT (AP) — A report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers are cutting back significantly on the amount of soil and nutrients eroding from fields to the Great Lakes and neighboring waterways. ...Read More »
By JOHN FLESHER AP Environmental Writer TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Great Lakes states are making slow progress toward implementing a compact to protect the region’s waters but have fallen short on conservation measures that are essential for the long-term ...Read More »
By John Flesher AP Environmental Writer Traverse City, Mich. — A company preparing to build a nickel and copper mine in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula wants to change its wastewater treatment system in a way that could negate the requirement for ...Read More »
Construction of an oil pipeline into Superior promises to pump jobs and money into the community. But not everyone is thrilled with the project.Read More »
State rep introduces bill to stop registration rule State Rep. Roger Roth, R-Grand Chute, is leading a Legislative charge against the emergency rule enacted by the state Department of Commerce last month requiring contractors to register with the departmentâ€™s Division ...
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