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New MSU Extension Office opens at Lake Superior State University

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The MSU Sea Grant Extension Office will work to create programs to educate and protect the coastal ecosystems in the Great Lakes.

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EPA says Tittabawassee river cleanup is speeding up

The Environmental Protection Agency says by the end of 2016, it will be halfway done with cleanup of the Tittabawassee river.

Mary Logan is a spokeswoman for the EPA.

She said the cleanup is running ahead of schedule.
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Squabble over power plant operating costs increases electric rates in the U.P.


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Residents and businesses in the Upper Peninsula are paying more this year for electricity, and their bills could increase even further as organizations in Michigan and Wisconsin argue over who should pay to operate a power plant in Marquette.
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