dredging http://wkar.org en Current State #72 | April 23, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-72-april-23-2013 <p></p><p>Today on <i>Current State</i>: Councilwoman Jessica Yorko&nbsp;on city budget; the drawbacks of dredging; dispute over Ingham county recordkeeping; and Angela&nbsp;Wittrock&nbsp;with Lansing business news.</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:23:05 +0000 Current State 34711 at http://wkar.org Michigan DEQ limits environmental impacts of dredging http://wkar.org/post/michigan-deq-limits-environmental-impacts-dredging <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This year record low water levels have spurred the Michigan government to spend over $20 million on dredging. Many hope dredging will enable recreational and commercial boating to continue, preventing revenue loss.</span></p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 18:08:49 +0000 Current State 34707 at http://wkar.org Michigan DEQ limits environmental impacts of dredging Michigan Gay Rights Activists Get Victory In An Unlikely Place http://wkar.org/post/michigan-gay-rights-activists-get-victory-unlikely-place <p>A new state law to fund harbor dredging is giving gay rights activists an unusual reason to celebrate.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 19:20:23 +0000 Jake Neher 33515 at http://wkar.org Michigan Gay Rights Activists Get Victory In An Unlikely Place