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Are there enough charging stations to drive your electric vehicle to the most scenic places in the Great Lakes? Our mapping expert answers that question.
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A retired forester and a writer say the DNR allows logging perilously close to lakes. State officials disagree.
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U.S. District Judge Janet Neff sided a second time with Enbridge Energy, which contends regulation of its Line 5 is a federal matter.
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The weekend break disrupted water service for hundreds of thousands of Michiganders.
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University of Michigan’s Don Scavia says Lake Erie’s continued “poor” condition is worrisome.
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A boil-water advisory could last up to two weeks for more than 130,000 people in southeastern Michigan as crews repair a water pipe break
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A company can proceed with plans to build what will be the first freshwater offshore wind-powered electric-generation facility in North America.
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No-contact order lifted after investigators conclude that most of the chromium released from a tank at Tribar Manufacturing in Wixom never made it into the Huron River.
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A series of violation notices raise new questions about the events at the plant. State regulators indicate that on-site alarms at the company were overridden hundreds of times during a weekend evening when “no one should be at the facility.”