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BREAKING NEWS: Update on vessel incident damage in the Straits of Mackinac
- by Mary Ellen Geist

DTPV’s Great Lakes Bureau participated in a Unified Command news briefing in Chebyogan via phone and also received reports of the latest actions from Attorney General Bill Schuette’s office.…

A Great Lakes “Spring City”
- by Mary Ellen Geist

Waukesha’s Water Withdrawal History Waukesha, Wisconsin made history recently by becoming the first city outside the Great Lakes Basin to be allowed to draw water from Lake Michigan for…

Federal judge orders U.S. EPA to enforce Clean Water Act in Ohio
- by Gary Wilson

Activist: Agencies “not willing to act in the public interest” A federal judge said last week that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had “given Ohio a pass” on declaring…

Beneath the Surface, a new documentary from Detroit Public Television
- by GLNeditor

Premiering on Detroit Public TV (56.1) on April 25, 2018 at 10pm ET.  Check your local public tv listings. Beneath the Surface new half-hour documentary, Detroit Public TV’s Great Lakes Bureau examines…

Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline temporarily shut down in the Straits of Mackinac
- by Mary Ellen Geist

Some lawmakers want more A power outage combined with snow, sleet, high winds and 12-foot high waves have prompted the temporary shutdown of the Line 5 Pipeline in the…

A Great Lakes Moment from John Hartig
- by John Hartig

Detroit’s Proud Earth Day History As we approach the celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, it is a good time to look back and reflect on Detroit’s proud…

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- by Mary Ellen Geist

Waukesha’s Water Withdrawal History Waukesha, Wisconsin made history recently…

Beneath the Surface, a new documentary from Detroit Public Television
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