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DEQ: New lead regulations will likely uncover more impacted communities

As multiple lawsuits stemming from the Flint water crisis drag on, Michigan may soon find that other cities have lead levels higher than allowed...

Ananich: Won’t endorse yet in Flint election, says Dems will work...

Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich is nearing a full decade of service in Michigan’s Legislature, and he doesn’t mince words while looking back: “I...

Enviros urge Whitmer to halt oil tunnel plan, as GOP lauds...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has been in talks with Enbridge officials and is still not ruling out the Canadian energy company’s plan to bury a...

Whitmer, Great Lakes governors oppose Trump’s water order

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and four other Democratic Great Lakes governors wrote a letter this week to President Donald Trump's administration opposing an executive order...
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Enviro scorecard: Peters, Stabenow earn 100%, Huizenga, Walberg at zero

Michigan’s congressional delegation lagged those of the greenest states in the nation when it comes to supporting environmentally-friendly federal policy, according to a new...
Water inspection in Michigan

State announces panel members who will set PFAS drinking water limit

A state task force announced on Thursday the members of a new panel that will determine drinking water limits for a suite of toxic...

U.S. House panel investigating DTE, other utilities, for industry group ties

Detroit-based DTE Energy Co. is one of eight utility companies under investigation by the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce, according to a...

Ex-oil lobbyist confirmed as Trump’s Interior secretary, Peters, Stabenow vote no

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to confirm David Bernhardt, a former lobbyist and former President George W. Bush administration official, to become...

Michigan officials sound off on Trump pipeline orders, legal action possible

Michigan political leaders are expressing anger over a pair of executive orders signed Wednesday by President Donald Trump which aim to ease regulations for...

New enviro report underscores loose factory farm regulation

More than a hundred farms in Southeast Michigan may be contributing to Lake Erie pollution, according to a new report from the Washington, D.C.-based...

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