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U.S. Judge: Flint has 5 months to finish long-overdue lead pipe replacement-
The $97 million project was supposed to be done by 2020. Officials blame the pandemic, supply shortages and unreliable contractors for the delay.00
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Court: Nessel can try again to return Line 5 lawsuit to state court-
Legal experts say Michigan has a better chance of persuading a state court to shut down the pipeline, while Enbridge is more likely to prevail in federal court.
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Ongoing battle to keep toxic chemicals at bay-
Outdated laws leave communities struggling to ward off contaminants before they foul drinking supplies.
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Report: MI and OH must spend hundreds of millions more annually to curb toxic blooms in Lake Erie-
A new report suggests Michigan and Ohio will fail to reduce nutrient runoff by 40% as agreed upon.
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New U.S. Climate Law Could Make Midwest Water Contamination Worse-
Billions in clean energy incentives rely on raw materials from polluting corn and livestock.
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Right to water: Could 2023 be the year Michigan ends shutoffs?-
Some lawmakers see a bill to declare a human right to water as a first step toward ending the shutoffs that plague low-income Michiganders.