A bill working its way through the state legislature would make it much harder for state agencies to have regulations that are stricter than federal rules. That includes environmental standards—like how much lead is allowed in your drinking water.
This time of year, it’s not unusual for bees to ruin your picnic. Except the bugs landing on your potato salad likely aren’t bees at all. Many people have trouble telling the difference between bees and other stinging, flying insects.
(MPRN-Lansing) The state pipeline safety board met for the first time Monday since it was revealed that Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline had lost some of its coating. The controversial pipeline sends oil and liquid natural gas under the Straits of Mackinac.
(MPRN-Lansing) A state board will hear Monday from members of the public on alternatives to Enbridge Energy’s Line Five. The pipeline carries oil and gas on a route that runs beneath the Straits of Mackinac.