Great Lakes water quality

1:31 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

One South Haven beach reopens

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The problem was caused by high levels of E. coli bacteria following recent heavy rains.
SOUTH HAVEN, MI -- North Beach has been re-opened to water activities after E. coli testing Friday, while South Beach is still under a no body contact advisory. Both beaches were closed to swimming and water activities Thursday due to tests by by the Van Buren/Cass County District Public Health Department showing high E.
7:36 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Snyder could revive water advisory board

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Council has included environmental groups, business leaders and others
Citing concerns about a changing climate, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder today is expected to outline a plan to re-establish an advisory board on water use. His press office declined to comment in detail on the plan until after the governor describes his vision for the body in his State of the State address at 7 p.m.