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A look back on Queen Elizabeth’s Great Lakes tour
- by GLN Editor

Following the news of her passing, local news organizations reported on the late queen’s special connection to the region.

Judge: Pipeline can operate on reservation amid reroute work
- by The Associated Press

A judge will allow an oil and gas pipeline to continue to flow on a northern Wisconsin reservation while its operators work to reroute the line around the tribal land.

Judge refuses to shut down Line 5, but says Enbridge is trespassing on Native American reservation
- by Michigan Radio

The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa wanted Line 5 shut down and moved off its land.

Isle Royale wolf population surges after nearly dying off
- by The Associated Press

Wolves play a crucial role in balancing the island ecosystem by preying on moose, which browse heavily on balsam fir and other plants.

Great Lakes Moment: Chemical contaminant in St. Lawrence River herring gull eggs traced to Detroit River
- by John Hartig

“Although the rate that these contaminants are transported downstream is slow, the cumulative effect over years can cause measurable increases in fish and wildlife downstream.”

Supporters and opponents of a Line 5 tunnel make comments to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- by Michigan Radio

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is ready to review the environmental impacts of a proposed tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac.

Drinking Water News Roundup: Steps to ensure safe drinking water, Indigenous business leaders raise awareness
- by Tynnetta Harris

Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.

Setting Lake Erie limits
- by James Proffitt

Great Lakes managers re-visit fishing every year.

Energy News Roundup: Michigan’s solar power increases, impact of Inflation Reduction Act on energy
- by Kathy Johnson

Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.

Mapping the Great Lakes: Can you do an EV road trip around the five lakes?
- by Alex Hill

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.

Judge retains jurisdiction in lawsuit over Enbridge pipeline
- by The Associated Press

U.S. District Judge Janet Neff sided a second time with Enbridge Energy, which contends regulation of its Line 5 is a federal matter.

Drinking Water News Roundup: Boil water advisories across region, Pennsylvania residents fight for public water
- by Tynnetta Harris

Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.