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Whatley: Think Canada’s pandemic response was better than the U.S.? Think again

When it comes to health care, Canadians only seem to care about one thing: Are we better than the United States? As long as we “beat” the U.S., we remain smug about our performance. This attitude can be hard to square, however, with the Canadians who get quick access to top-level care in the U.S. […]

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High-capacity wells are reducing lake levels in Wisconsin’s Central Sands region, a new study finds

A new study by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources shows that high-capacity wells have been reducing the level of three lakes in the Central Sands region, affecting ecosystems and recreation in the area. Read the full story by the Milwaukee J…

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Firefighting foam spill at Kalamazoo airport causes PFAS spike at wastewater treatment plant

In Michigan, a spill of firefighting foam at the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport caused a spike of PFAS pollution at the Kalamazoo wastewater treatment plant, sending some into the Kalamazoo River. Read the full story by MLive.