Public News Service

Push to Ban Fracking in MI Gains Steam

Detroit News

Letter: Ban fracking in Michigan, May 1, 2015

Detroit News

Editorial: Just say no to fracking petition, April 27, 2015

Northern Express

The Fracking Debate, April 27, 2015

Detroit Free Press

Petition language approved for Michigan fracking ban effort, April 14, 2015

TV Channel 7 WXYZ Detroit:

Push to ban fracking in Michigan moves forward, April 14, 2015

Detroit News (front page story)

Fracking opponents try again, April 13, 2015

Detroit Free Press

Panel: Radioactive fracking waste-dumping is safe, February 14, 2015

Detroit News

Mich. Panel: No changes in handling radioactive sludge, February 13, 2015

August 26, 2014

Not all Michiganders want to be a dumping ground for America's radioactive frack waste, Huffington Post.

Michigan might take radioactive slude after other states refused, Michigan Radio.


August 25, 2014

Michigan landfill operator suspends receipt of low-level radioactive waste, Detroit Free Press.

Panel to review Michigan's disposal of radioactive materials, Detroit News.


August 22, 2014

One woman's odyssey to find Michigan's anti-fracking movement, Grist. (Volunteer Kate Levin's story of how she got involved in Committee to Ban Fracking)


August 19, 2014

Michigan landfill taking other states' radioactive fracking waste, Detroit Free Press.

Frackers are sending sludge to the mitten state, Grist.


August 13, 2014

Radioactive frack waste headed to Michigan from Pennsylvania's Marcellus shale, Ban Michigan Fracking (breaking the story in Michigan).


March 1, 2013

Point-Counterpoint: Michigan voters need to ban fracking to protect human health, environment

Detroit News

February 28, 2013

Panel discusses fracking, oil exploration in Oakland Co.

Michigan Radio

February 15, 2013

State elections panel clears way for new petition drives

Detroit News

February 15, 2013

Bid OK'd to fight repeal limits


February 15, 2013

Michigan 'fracking' opponents plan to begin voter signature collection effort in April.

Detroit Free Press


February 15, 2013

Ballot referendum, fracking move toward spot on 2014 ballot

Associated Press

February 15, 2013

Mich. ballot issues address referendums, fracking



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