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One Detroit takes you inside the 2023 Mackinac Policy Conference

Mark your calendar for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2023 Mackinac Policy Conference, which brings together business, community and policy leaders to collaborate on some of the biggest issues facing Michigan.

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  • Michigan lawmakers pledge ‘full support’ for reopening Palisades nuclear plant
    on June 1, 2023

    By Kelly House Bridge Michigan The Great Lakes News Collaborative includes Bridge Michigan; Circle of Blue; Great Lakes Now at Detroit Public Television; and Michigan Radio, Michigan’s NPR News Leader; who work together to bring audiences news and information about the impact of climate change, pollution, and aging infrastructure on the Great Lakes and drinking water. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • Energy News Roundup: Illinois house passes ethics bill, EPA rule in Indiana
    on June 1, 2023

    Keep up with energy-related developments in the Great Lakes area with Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup. Click on the headline to read the full story:   Illinois House passes bill to bar officials convicted of corruption from holding public office — Capitol News Illinois Illinois lawmakers advance an ethics bill barring anyone convicted of certain crimes while in office from serving again, two weeks after guilty verdicts were handed down in the “ComEd Four” trial. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • Culinary masters aboard Great Lakes freighters: Navigating the high seas of flavor
    on May 31, 2023

    Freighters are mysterious creatures, grazing the horizon at what seems a glacier’s pace, laden with commodities like coal or iron ore.  We accept them as part of the Great Lakes’ landscape, but we don’t often think about what it takes to run them.  It turns out, it takes a sizable team. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

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