How to build a Flint Michigan Water Crisis Story

Water is a critical element of life in Flint, Michigan, where water treatment plants have been shut down and the city has struggled with a rising number of lead poisoning cases.The city was supposed to get all of its water from a public water supply under a deal brokered in 2011 that provided Flint with …

When Flint water gets a cold call, it gets a warm call

Water in the Flint river has been contaminated by the deadly Flint River bacteria.Now the state’s water regulator is asking local and federal authorities to take action.Flint has a history of outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease, and in some cases the illness has been fatal.The state has been under heavy federal scrutiny and has taken a …