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Stabenow, Peters Oppose Canadian Plan To Bury Nuclear Waste Near Lake Huron

“Canada’s proposed nuclear waste dump on the shores of Lake Huron puts our Great Lakes at risk of radioactive contamination…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2015

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Michigan Rep. Says Congress Should Oppose Canada’s Nuclear Waste Plan Near Lake Huron

Rep. Dan Kildee said the country should find a site farther away from the Great Lakes, the world’s largest body of surface fresh water.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2015

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Coast Guard Welcomes Spring By Breaking Up Great Lakes Ice

Capt. John Henry and his crew of more than a dozen guided the 140-foot Bristol Bay through the icy waters of the river, which connects Lakes Huron and St. Clair.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

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Michigan Congressman Proposes Opposition To Canadian Nuclear Waste Near Lake Huron

The company says the facility would be safe and wouldn’t leak. Opponents say there’s no way to guarantee that for the thousands of years that the waste would remain radioactive.

CBS Detroit–08/28/2014

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Report: Lake Erie Water Contamination Could Have Been Avoided

Pollack says if changes aren’t made — this problem that we’re seeing in Lake Erie, will happen over and over again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2014

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Water From Detroit Is Safe, No Need For Additional Testing, Says Spokesman

Detroit water officials say there are no concerns with the water that comes from Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2014

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Report: Great Lake Water Levels Rebound From Concerning 2013 Figures

Water levels in Lakes Michigan, Huron and Superior are at least a foot higher than they were a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2014

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How Safe Are Michigan Beaches? Real-Time Water Monitoring Coming To Lake St. Clair

“We find out tomorrow that we shouldn’t have been in the lake today. That’s unacceptable,” said State Rep. Anthony Forlini, R-Harrison Township.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2014

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Coast Guard Wraps Up Icebreaking To Open Shipping Lanes

Five U.S. and three Canadian vessels worked to clear paths on Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence Seaway, the Detroit and St. Clair rivers, and southern Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2014

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Shipwreck Hunter Reports Find Of Ship Lost In 1861

A Great Lakes shipwreck hunter says he and his crew have found the wreck of a wooden steamer that sank in 1861 in Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

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