Great Lakes

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Governor Rick Snyder says one of his long-term ambitions is to improve Michigan’s access to electricity by extending the power grid to connect the upper and lower peninsulas. 

Report last year included various proposals for keeping the carp out of the Great Lakes

Bill now goes to the Senate

Records dating back to 1973 show this year is earliest ice has been found on Lakes Michigan, Huron and Superior

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Governor Rick Snyder's re-election has ramifications for economic and social issues, as well as the Great Lakes.