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Taking It in Stride: How Great Lakes islanders are weathering the COVID-19 storm-
The tourism that usually rises around this time is on hold, but residents are battening down with ease.02
Cutting Contact: U.S. and Canada cut cash transactions and non-essential travel at border-
At the Blue Water Bridge, International Bridge, Detroit-Windsor Tunnel and Mackinac Bridge, tolls will stop taking cash.
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Great Lakes Energy News Roundup: Ontario politicians on energy, energy monitoring in St. Paul, farmers growing solar-
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in this fortnightly headline roundup.
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Look Back at Line 5: Check out the archives of the pipeline’s original construction-
Here’s how to see photos, blueprints and contracts from the Line 5 pipeline construction in the Straits of Mackinac through the Detroit Historical Society.
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The Soo Locks: Past, present, future-
Curious about the history of the Soo Locks and how they came to be? Check out this timeline that will take you through notable moments in the Locks’ history.
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Fisheries Update: New Canadian law improves habitat protections and adds Indigenous consultation-
The new version of the law restores protections that were removed by the previous government in 2012.
State orders cleanup of aggregate spill into Detroit River-
Michigan environmental regulators have ordered a company to clean up limestone and other materials that its tenant spilled into the Detroit River last month.