Flint Business Group Hopes to Attract Investment After Water Crisis

cityofflint.com The Flint Water Crisis has made it harder for the city to attract and keep residents. It’s no different...

Sen. Gary Peters: Withdrawing From Paris Agreement Would Send Bad Message to World

Jake Neher/WDET UPDATE (6/1/17 4:43 p.m.): President Trump has announced the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, but...

PBS Examines Science Behind Lead Poisoning in Flint

Courtesy of PBS Residents in Flint continue dealing with the fallout from a government decision that left the city’s water...

Army Corps May Dredge Four Feet from Rouge River

“It could be the difference between a ship carrying 26,000 tons of iron ore versus carrying 18,000.  And when you look...

Fowl Running Afoul in Detroit and Windsor

“They were driven to extirpation, which is local extinction, in our region do to habitat loss and over hunting. They...

DNR Proposes Changes to Deer Hunting Regulations

Over 600,000 Michigan deer hunters are facing changes to state regulations. A recent meeting presented proposed changes by the Michigan Department...

Trump Budget Proposes Eliminating Funding for Great Lakes

Jake Neher/WDET Republican and Democratic members of Michigan’s Congressional delegation are criticizing the Trump Administration’s proposal to eliminate funding for...

Dan Gilbert-Backed Brownfields Legislation Heads to the Governor’s Desk

Jake Neher/WDET Big business investors are waiting on Gov. Rick Snyder to give them a break. A tax break that...

Waterfowl Hunters Paying for Michigan’s Wetland Management and Restoration

The month of May is celebrated as American Wetlands Month A report released recently looks at the health and management of...

Activists Try To Create Group Support for Ballot Drives

Jake Neher/WDET A small crowd that held a May Day rally in front of the state Capitol has a big...

Preliminary Work Underway on Gordie Howe Bridge

“We have approximately 60% of the properties that we require on the U-S side"      Three teams have been...

Michigan Congressional Delegation Praises Budget Deal

Laura Weber Davis, WDET Congress has reached a budget deal that includes funding to help restore the Great Lakes. The...