Flint Water

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"The issue is the privatization of a critical resource. How much is too much?" said Jeff Ostahowski, vice president of the Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation. (Photo: Steven Depolo/cc/flickr)
The state of Michigan has reportedly issued preliminary approval for bottled water behemoth Nestlé to nearly triple the amount of groundwater it will pump, to be bottled and sold at its Ice Mountain plant, which lies roughly 120 miles northwest of the beleaguered community of Flint. "Nestlé Waters North America is asking the Michigan Department of...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) internal watchdog said Thursday...
Nika Knight, staff writer
A class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday seeks justice for the children of Flint,...