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. 

Department of Natural Resources officially added the species on Monday

The State Department of Natural Resources is working with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on investigation of DNA sample