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Toledo Assures Monroe County Residents: ‘We Test Water Daily For Harmful Toxin’

Officials in Toledo say they are doing daily water testing for the dangerous toxin that led to a water crisis in the region a year ago that left some Monroe County residents without water for days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

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‘Michigan Matters’: Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource … Water

Three community acitivists — Peggy Case, Jim Lively and Liz Kirkwood — appeared on “Michigan Matters” and told host Carol Cain their thoughts on how the state is doing in in protecting our rivers, streams and lakes.

06/19/2015

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‘Michigan: Our Water, Our Future’ Tackles The Issues!

CBS 62’s “Eye on the Future” Special — Watch 6:30 p.m. Sunday (just before “60 Minutes”) With one-fifth of the world’s fresh water supply, protecting Michigan’s greatest natural asset is becoming more difficult with threats […]

06/18/2015

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Slide The City: Thousand Foot Slide To Stop In Metro Detroit This Summer

So you’re thinking about attending the Slide The City event slated to drench Metro Detroit residents — here’s what is known so far.

04/08/2015

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Flint Says Water Quality Improving Based On Upgrades, Fixes

Flint officials say the quality of its troubled municipal water supply has been improving with additional testing, better treatment, system repairs and other fixes.

CBS Detroit–03/28/2015

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Flint Wants To Reconnect To Detroit Water Supply

Residents have complained about water quality since the city switched to using the Flint River last April.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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More Free Water Scheduled For Distribution In Flint

More jugs of water are scheduled for giveaway to Flint residents wary of what’s coming from their taps as the city transitions to a new municipal system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Toledo Residents Rush To Michigan For Water, Ohio Gov. Declares State Of Emergency

Residents in Toledo are flocking to stores in Michigan in search of water after Ohio officials issued a “do not drink” warning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2014

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Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To Know

Installing the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?

07/09/2014

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