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Great Lakes opportunities, obstacles await new governors in Michigan and Wisconsin
- by Gary Wilson

What is the reality for Whitmer and Evers, two gubernatorial election winners in key Great Lakes states. Both are Democrats who will replace two-term Republicans.

Superior: Strong
- by Jack Nissen

Despite new stressors, Lake Superior is doing well The state of Lake Superior is strong. That’s the determination of Liz LaPlante and Chris Korleski, of the Environmental Protection Agency Chicago…

Answers to some questions about the Line 5 tunnel
- by Mary Ellen Geist

Here’s what officials – and Michigan’s new Governor-elect – are saying about the pipeline’s future Since last month’s announcement that Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration and Enbridge plan to build a…

Water issues loom large for Michigan Gov-elect Whitmer
- by Gary Wilson

Dems win 6 of 7 Great Lakes state races for governor including an upset…

Great Lakes drownings peaked in 2018. And the year’s not over.
- by Jim Malewitz

From our friends at Bridge Magazine More than 100 people have drowned in the…

Toxic Clean-up of Defunct Steel Mill on Detroit River Advances
- by Gary Wilson

A 25-year challenge for USEPA, MDEQ Clean-up of a long-defunct and toxic site on prime real estate that borders the Detroit River has taken a positive step forward. Federal agencies…

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The Love and Lore of Lake Erie’s Wetlands
- by James Proffitt

Hunters in marshes help restore habitat By the time…

The Door Flint Opened: America’s Drinking Water Crisis A Great Lakes Now Special airs Nov. 1, 9 pm on DPTV
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The Door Flint Opened: America’s Drinking Water Crisis A Great Lakes Now Special airs Nov. 1, 9 pm on DPTV
- by Mary Ellen Geist

In this debut of the DPTV Great Lakes Bureau’s series of half-hour specials, GreatLakesNow.org examines how the Flint Water Crisis is shining a light on global water issues.

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