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E.P.A. allows S.S. Badger to apply for special Permit to keep running after 2012

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Some good for the owners of the S.S. Badger Car ferry.

The Environmental Protection Agency will allow them to apply for a permit to keep the Badger running on Coal after 2012.  

The Ferry travels from late spring to early fall across Lake Michigan, to Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and is a key part of both cities economy. 

John McGowan and Photojournalist Tony Zyber have more on what this means, and what it doesn't.