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Great Lakes Moment: Five decades since the infamous Rouge River fire-
Great strides have been made in changing the state of the Rouge River in the years since the fire, though significant challenges still remain.
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Pipeline rules adopted years after deadly explosion, spills-
New rules from the Department of Transportation were adopted Tuesday to prevent pipeline spills and deadly gas explosions but don’t address recommended steps to lessen accidents once they occur.
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Great Lakes Energy News Roundup: Marshall power plant, Line 5, Line 3, Ohio electricity rates-
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s fortnightly energy-related headline roundup.
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Taking out the Trash: Shedd Aquarium offers a new kayak experience for visitors-
The educational kayak tour on the Chicago River includes ecosystem monitoring, knowledgeable guides and participants getting their hands dirty for the sake of conservation.
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Chicago installs lakefront barriers to shield against flood damage-
Chicago officials say crews will install hundreds of yards of barriers along Lake Michigan to guard against flood damage from storms in the fall and winter.