Metro Ports to stevedore at Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor

California-based Metro Ports has been hired as the new bulk terminal operator at the deepwater Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor on Lake Michigan, replacing Lakes and River Transfer after its contract expires at the end of June.  Read the full story by the Northwest...

Cuomo seeks changes to Lake Ontario flooding aid

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is seeking last-minute changes to a $90 million flood-relief package for homeowners, businesses and municipalities on Lake Ontario that lawmakers approved earlier this week. Read the full story by the Rochester Democrat and...

DEQ scraps Line 5 safety report

The state of Michigan has scrapped a risk study on Enbridge’s Line 5 and fired a researcher working on the study just a week before a first draft was to be released. Read the full story by Michigan Public...