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Uncertainty for Michigan rivers, residents as Consumers reconsiders its 13 dams-
The dams are expensive to maintain and are harmful to rivers and fish. But their reservoirs bring visitors that help support small communities.00
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After years of construction, Shell ethane cracker starts up-
A massive petrochemical refinery in western Pennsylvania fed by the vast natural gas reservoir underneath Appalachia became fully operational.
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With wolf plan complete, Michiganders lobby state on possibility of a hunt-
Though wolf hunting is banned at the federal level, hunting advocates want Michigan to lay the groundwork for a hunt should federal protections end.
5 deaths at NYC nursing home blamed on Legionnaires’ disease-
Five people died of Legionnaires’ disease at a nursing home that had been cited repeatedly for improper maintenance of the cooling towers where the Legionella bacteria can spread.
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The Catch: Secrets of Lake Mendota-
It’s believed to be the oldest canoe ever discovered in the Great Lakes region and the second to be found in Lake Mendota.
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Detroit church to remember sailors lost on the Great Lakes-
Sailors who lost their lives in shipwrecks on the Great Lakes and Michigan waterways will be remembered at a historic church in downtown Detroit.
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Drinking Water News Roundup: Illinois EPA invests over $70M in drinking water projects, students receive funding for Ohio water quality research-
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.