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WGN TV Chicago
Is there such a thing as “ocean-effect snow”?occurred in Florida at Daytona Beach as cold air blew in off the Atlantic. Whil
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 hours ago
occurred in Florida at Daytona Beach as cold air blew in off the Atlantic. While lake-effect snow in synonymous with the Great Lakes, it also frequently develops downwind of the Great Salt Lake and has even occurred on a small scale off Bull... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Long lines, short waits for Black Friday shoppersLines may have been long but waits were shorter than last year during Black Fri
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Lines may have been long but waits were shorter than last year during Black Friday shopping at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets, according to shoppers who came out in force to score deals in the early morning and afternoon. Jackie Martinez, 16 of... Read more
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MLive.com
Pearl Mist, Victory II cruise ships to call on Muskegon in 2018zero problems and everyone enjoyed themselves. The community is very well posit
MLive.com / Posted 11 hours ago
zero problems and everyone enjoyed themselves. The community is very well positioned." The cruise line has added a second Great Lakes ship for the 2018 season, the Victory II, which will stop in Muskegon during July. Victory II and Victory I are... Read more
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MLive.com
This Great Lakes shipwreck left sailors encased in ice until springWHITEFISH POINT, MI - Many shipwrecks sitting on the bottom of the Great Lakes
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
WHITEFISH POINT, MI - Many shipwrecks sitting on the bottom of the Great Lakes have tragic stories to go with their sinking. But there aren't many tales as strange as the SS Myron, a wooden steamship that was swamped in a Lake Superior storm near... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Snowy Owls head south to Northumberland CountySnowy Owls eat rodents, rabbits and many wintering ducks and gulls. Some spend
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 hours ago
Snowy Owls eat rodents, rabbits and many wintering ducks and gulls. Some spend a lot of time on the edge of the ice in the Great Lakes in order to hunt ducks. Four years ago, when there was a massive irruption of Snowy Owls into the south, the... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Obituaries published Nov. 24Heelan Catholic High School in 1962. Following graduation, he enlisted in the U
Sioux City Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
Heelan Catholic High School in 1962. Following graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and graduated from boot camp in the Great Lakes later that summer. He then served as an electrician's mate on the USS Vesuvius AE-15 during the Vietnam War.... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Flashy and festive, That Christmas Bar is an over-top holiday nightspottequila, Cointreau, blue curacao and orange juice, is served in a glowing neon
The Alliance Review / Posted 14 hours ago
tequila, Cointreau, blue curacao and orange juice, is served in a glowing neon glass. Four Christmas beers are on tap (Great Lakes, Market Garden, Southern Tier, Jolly Traveler), and the bar also serves sangria, hot buttered rum, coffees and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Holiday activities happening in Oakland County area207 Wilson Hall, Rochester Hills, 248-377-3300, mbtheatre.com, $22-$33. � Sant
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
207 Wilson Hall, Rochester Hills, 248-377-3300, mbtheatre.com, $22-$33. � Santa�s Flight Academy is through Dec. 24 at at Great Lakes Crossing, District 7, 4000 Baldwin Road, Auburn Hills and Twelve Oaks Mall in the Lifestyle Caf� Food Court,... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Black Friday Forecast: Mostly sunny and quietrelatively quiet weather for the remainder of the Holiday week/weekend! That's
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 15 hours ago
relatively quiet weather for the remainder of the Holiday week/weekend! That's wonderful news for anyone driving in the Great Lakes region. There is a small chance of showers early Saturday. It's looking good for Winterfest this Saturday evening... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
The irrationality of granting personhood to objectsbanner under the federal Essential Air Services program that subsidizes flights
Aspen Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
banner under the federal Essential Air Services program that subsidizes flights from smaller airports. Until Dec. 1, Great Lakes Airlines of Cheyenne, Wyoming will continue to offer daily flights using smaller turboprop aircraft between... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Revisionism On Zimbabwe, Please!arms exporter to Africa, now earning at least US$2 billion per annum At the hei
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
arms exporter to Africa, now earning at least US$2 billion per annum At the height of the dreadful wars in the Africa Great Lakes region in 2000, Britain sold weapons to both sides of the conflict. Charles Onyango-Obbo, the respected Ugandan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AMISOM Withdrawal - What It Means for Somalia and the Regionclench and walk the talk on the offensives designed to wipe out Shabaab before
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
clench and walk the talk on the offensives designed to wipe out Shabaab before the last batch of AMISOM troop withdraw from the country. ABDI ADAN TAWANE is a researcher, writer and analyst focusing on the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes regi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Defies the Imperial Criminal CourtIn 2014, she received the Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza Democracy and Peace Prize f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
In 2014, she received the Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza Democracy and Peace Prize for her reporting on conflict in the African Great Lakes region. She can be reached at [email protected]. JOHN PHILPOT is an international criminal defense lawyer and... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Quiet weather for most of the holiday weekendrelatively quiet weather for the remainder of the Holiday week/weekend! That's
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 20 hours ago
relatively quiet weather for the remainder of the Holiday week/weekend! That's wonderful news for anyone driving in the Great Lakes region. There is a small chance of showers early Saturday. It's looking good for Winterfest this Saturday evening... Read more
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Northwest Herald
St. Margaret Mary Church in Algonquin hosts sailors for Thanksgiving feastALGONQUIN – During every day of his six-week boot camp assignment at Naval Stat
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
ALGONQUIN – During every day of his six-week boot camp assignment at Naval Station Great Lakes, Shane Skinner thought about three things: graduation, his girlfriend and chicken wings. A mountain of delicious, deep-fried chicken wings. The... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sailors celebrate Thanksgiving with chicken wings, turkey, chocolate in AlgonquinALGONQUIN – During every day of his six-week boot camp assignment at Naval Stat
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
ALGONQUIN – During every day of his six-week boot camp assignment at Naval Station Great Lakes, Shane Skinner thought about three things: graduation, his girlfriend and chicken wings. A mountain of delicious, deep-fried chicken wings. The... Read more
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The Morning Journal
2017-18 girls basketball preseason watch listConference showdown between two teams that will be pushing for their respective
The Morning Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Conference showdown between two teams that will be pushing for their respective division titles. Bay at Elyria Catholic, Feb. 10, 2 p.m.: The Great Lakes Conference title will most likely be on the line in this late season matchup. ... Read more
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Manning River Times
Fears regional communities will lose local police jobsthis week the State government announced sweeping changes to NSW Police. As pa
Manning River Times / Posted 22 hours ago
this week the State government announced sweeping changes to NSW Police. As part of the changes, the Manning Great Lakes Local Area Command will become a Police District. But, the government has not been forthcoming with a lot of the... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sports briefs: basketball, hockey, footballNorthern Vikings in LKSSAA boys hockey Wednesday at Clearwater Arena. Dante Fu
Sarnia Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
Northern Vikings in LKSSAA boys hockey Wednesday at Clearwater Arena. Dante Fuoco and Lucas Coates scored for the Irish. It was the season opener for both teams, who are joined by North Lambton, Lambton Central and Great Lakes in the North Divisi... Read more
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The Washington Times
Scott Pruitt kicks out professors, researchers under federal grant money ruleAdvisory Board after getting a phone call from a reporter, had been part of a $
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Advisory Board after getting a phone call from a reporter, had been part of a $750,000 EPA-funded grant program studying Great Lakes restoration. About $150,000 of that, she said, was coming to her team at Ohio State. She was in the second year... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo’s new police commander to focus on making streets saferMick Fuller and Deputy Commissioner Gary Worboys on Thursday. The new commande
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Mick Fuller and Deputy Commissioner Gary Worboys on Thursday. The new commander, who was the crime manager at Manning-Great Lakes before his most recent job as acting commander of Chifley Local Area Command, said his focus was on crime... Read more
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Manning River Times
Dean Mills returns in boost to Taree West’s hopes in premier league cricketwill lead the attack. Whitehead is the leading wicket taker in the competition
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
will lead the attack. Whitehead is the leading wicket taker in the competition with 13 at 9.33. He played B-grade with Great Lakes last summer. United had the bye last week and a loss to Wauchope the previous match saw them fritter away a six... Read more
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The Morning Journal
2017-18 girls basketball team capsulesGreat Lakes Conference Coach: Brian Hill, fifth year Last year: 18-7 (8-4 GLC
The Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
Great Lakes Conference Coach: Brian Hill, fifth year Last year: 18-7 (8-4 GLC), lost, 64-46, to Padua in a district semifinal Starters: Kayla Koz (5-6, Fr., point guard), Haley Andrejcak (5-7, So., guard), Maeve Johnston (5-9, Jr., guard), Maddie... Read more
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Manning River Times
Dean Mills returns in book to Taree West’s hopes in premier league cricketwill lead the attack. Whitehead is the leading wicket taker in the competition
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
will lead the attack. Whitehead is the leading wicket taker in the competition with 13 at 9.33. He played B-grade with Great Lakes last summer. United had the bye last week and a loss to Wauchope the previous match saw them fritter away a six... Read more
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Manning River Times
Four teams set to battle out premier league cricket finals seriesin competition. “Hugh and Blake Polson from Old Bar are now with Taree West wh
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
in competition. “Hugh and Blake Polson from Old Bar are now with Taree West while United has picked up players from the Great Lakes,’’ he said. “That was the idea of starting the premier league – to provide a stronger competition for the better... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Hope part of Great Lakes discussionWednesday calling on the federal government to form a “collaborative process” t
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
Wednesday calling on the federal government to form a “collaborative process” to improve efforts to protect and restore the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River. The various Great Lakes groups requested Environment and Climate Change Minister... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Second phase of construction project underwayConstruction has begun on a $23.4-million renovation and addition project at th
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
Construction has begun on a $23.4-million renovation and addition project at the permanent home for Sarnia’s Great Lakes Secondary School. That follows the first phase of the project completed earlier this year which included some demolition along... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Senior lacrosse standout Kroah commits to Arizona StateAssociation) First Team All-Region honors for Division I. During her high scho
The Suburbanite / Posted yesterday
Association) First Team All-Region honors for Division I. During her high school career, she was also selected to the Great Lakes North Coast team to play at the US Lacrosse national tournament in Pennsylvania. As a member of a senior class... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Climate change is localintense storms to warming ocean waters. Our local weather reflects a similar pa
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
intense storms to warming ocean waters. Our local weather reflects a similar pattern, and we’ve seen warmer waters in the Great Lakes and Finger Lakes, as well. According to the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Management Plan, the summer average... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Thanksgiving Travel And Road ForecastZERO weather concerns! Here's a look at your interstate forecast: Flights toda
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
ZERO weather concerns! Here's a look at your interstate forecast: Flights today should have minimal-to-no delays! Most of the country is quiet, except for the Pacific Northwest, Florida, and the Great Lakes. Happy Thanksgiving! -5NEWS Weather... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Rights Group Petitions for Govt to Release Diane Rwigarasociety and rights organisations as politically motivated and a petition was st
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
society and rights organisations as politically motivated and a petition was started by the civil rights group African Great Lakes Action Network (AGLAN) for her and her families release. "Demand that Paul Kagame and the Rwandan regime produce... Read more
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MLive.com
Cormorant control efforts in Michigan could resume under new federal billA bird many in northern Michigan consider a nuisance due to their penchant for
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
A bird many in northern Michigan consider a nuisance due to their penchant for gobbling up fish in the Great Lakes would be subject to population control efforts again under a new bill in the U.S. House. Double-crested cormorants are large migratory... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Turkey Day Forecast: Partly sunny and quietair, our overall weather looks relatively quiet for the Holiday period. That’s
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
air, our overall weather looks relatively quiet for the Holiday period. That’s wonderful news for anyone driving in the Great Lakes region. Small chance of showers early Saturday. Looking good for Winterfest Saturday evening. Lake-effect snow... Read more
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The Davison Index
Courtland Center hosts 7th annual Red Cross Black Friday Blood Drive | November 23, 2017break-up the monotony of the busiest shopping day of the year,” said Colleen O’
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
break-up the monotony of the busiest shopping day of the year,” said Colleen O’Callaghan, account manager for the Red Cross Great Lakes Blood Services Region. “We’re asking all eligible donors to take a break, lay back and give the gift of life.” A... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Turkey Day forecast: good news for travelerscolder air, our overall weather looks relatively quiet for the Holiday period.
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
colder air, our overall weather looks relatively quiet for the Holiday period. That’s wonderful news for anyone driving in the Great Lakes region. Lake-effect snow showers on Sunday will lend way to cold air lifting out pretty fast early next... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College Sports Roundupeight double-doubles complemented with a team-high 1,018 assists, 203 digs, 66
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
eight double-doubles complemented with a team-high 1,018 assists, 203 digs, 66 kills, 26 blocks and 20 aces. Among the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for the year, she finished No. 4 in assists. Josh Schelke (Harbor Beach... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
NSW Police restructure: Wollongong, Lake Illawarra commands to stayDISTRICTS) • Barrier * • Brisbane Water • Chifley ^ • Coffs / Clarence • L
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
DISTRICTS) • Barrier * • Brisbane Water • Chifley ^ • Coffs / Clarence • Lake Illawarra • Lake Macquarie • Manning / Great Lakes • Mid North Coast • Monaro • Newcastle City • Richmond • Tuggerah Lakes • Tweed / Byron • Wollongong *... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
FORTE: November garden musingsat the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
at the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be found from Nova Scotia to Florida and the Great Lakes to Texas. This small tree/shrub will reach heights of 3.5 metres to 4.5 metres, with a similar spread and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
FORTE: November garden musingsat the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
at the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be found from Nova Scotia to Florida and the Great Lakes to Texas. This small tree/shrub will reach heights of 3.5 metres to 4.5 metres, with a similar spread and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
FORTE: November garden musingsat the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
at the same time. Native to eastern North America, Hamamelis virginiana can be found from Nova Scotia to Florida and the Great Lakes to Texas. This small tree/shrub will reach heights of 3.5 metres to 4.5 metres, with a similar spread and... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Asian carp found again in lower Wisconsin Riverprior to being prepared at Carters Fish Market in Springfield, Ill. Scientists
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 2 days ago
prior to being prepared at Carters Fish Market in Springfield, Ill. Scientists say grass carp have invaded three of the Great Lakes and pose a significant environmental risk. But they say there's still time to prevent them from becoming... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Girls basketball teams face ‘meat grinder’ schedulesThe Bay Rockets are preparing for a tough schedule, which includes elite Lorain
The Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Bay Rockets are preparing for a tough schedule, which includes elite Lorain County teams as well as Great Lakes Conference foe, Elyria Catholic. Morning Journal File When going over the 2017-18 girls basketball schedule, nearly every coach on... Read more
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MLive.com
Great Lakes water levels still rising, expected to be higher again next springWe're in a phase where the Great Lakes water levels continue to trend higher ea
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
We're in a phase where the Great Lakes water levels continue to trend higher each year. Next spring will be no different, the latest forecast shows. With the 2018 spring thaw, we should see the lakes starting their seasonal rise at a higher level... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
10 things to do in Northeast Ohio this weekend: Nov. 24-26Ann Arbor, MI When: Saturday, noonPet Photo Night What: Your furry friends de
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
Ann Arbor, MI When: Saturday, noonPet Photo Night What: Your furry friends deserve a spot on your Christmas cards, too! Great Lakes Mall is holding a series of pet photo ops, the first being this weekend. Bring your pet for a photo with Santa to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boomer buddies become kids again, kicking back on Florida's southwest coasta pontoon boat through the maze of islands off the southwest coast of Florida t
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
a pontoon boat through the maze of islands off the southwest coast of Florida turns out to be nothing like sailing on the Great Lakes. Our friend, Pete, has done the latter for decades, but finding our way to Keewaydin Island dumbfounds us... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst American Legion to honor naval recruits with Thanksgiving eventELMHURST – The American Legion T.H.B. Post 187 of Elmhurst will welcome U.S. Na
My Suburban Life / Posted 2 days ago
ELMHURST – The American Legion T.H.B. Post 187 of Elmhurst will welcome U.S. Naval recruits from the Naval Station Great Lakes on Thanksgiving Day for a feast in their honor and an opportunity to contact their loved ones for the first time since they... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Belle Isle fundraiser unlocks secret aquarium speakeasyspecialty cocktails by Ferndale-based Valentine Distilling Co. and other drinks
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
specialty cocktails by Ferndale-based Valentine Distilling Co. and other drinks, and a first look at the aquarium's new Great Lakes sturgeon exhibit showcasing the prehistoric fish. Sturgeon-themed reproductions of art from 42 U.S. artists will... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
City Council narrowly approves long-term Flint water agreementhours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of cour
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
hours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of court-ordered negotiations. The pact means the Great Lakes Water Authority will continue to serve Flint. It has been providing water for Flint in short-term deals since... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Council narrowly approves long-term Flint water dealhours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of cour
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
hours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of court-ordered negotiations. The pact means the Great Lakes Water Authority will continue to serve Flint. It has been providing water for Flint in short-term deals since... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Council narrowly approves long-term Flint water dealhours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of cour
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
hours of debate and comments from dozens of residents, following months of court-ordered negotiations. The pact means the Great Lakes Water Authority will continue to serve Flint. It has been providing water for Flint in short-term deals since... Read more
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