Great Lakes

Joseph S. Fay
(Photo: NOAA)
WWJ News
March 10, 2020 - 12:09 pm
The Joseph S. Fay sank in northern Lake Huron on October 19, 1905.
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WWJ News
August 27, 2019 - 6:49 am
Officials are encouraging people to stay out of the water.
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(AP Photo/John Flesher, File)
August 12, 2019 - 3:44 pm
"Our study indicates that the carp can survive and grow in much larger areas of the lake than previous studies suggested," Alsip said.
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lake superior
FILE - A view of Lake Superior in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. (Photo: Marisa Fusinski/WWJ)
July 29, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Led by Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan, the governors proposed a six-point platform dealing with longtime scourges such as invasive species and harmful algae blooms, as well as the emerging threat of toxic PFAS chemicals.
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(Photo: Mike Campbell/WWJ)
July 11, 2019 - 10:52 am
"We can see that sometimes. It can be birds, it can be bats, it can be flies; they will show up sometimes on weather radar."
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lying on the beach
July 10, 2019 - 3:26 pm
A woman asked her to cover up, saying she was making the children uncomfortable, before calling police.
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straits of mackinac
July 10, 2019 - 11:56 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Jay Inslee is wading into a Great Lakes regional controversy by coming out against a proposed oil pipeline tunnel. The Washington state governor opposes a plan favored by Enbridge Inc. to route the company's Line 5 pipeline through a...
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lake st clair
July 09, 2019 - 4:44 pm
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says three months of abnormally wet weather have kept stream flows into the Great Lakes well above average.
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June 18, 2019 - 5:42 pm
Traverse City was ranked the best lakeshore beach town in the country.
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June 14, 2019 - 10:47 am
It's an effort to raise awareness of Great Lakes environmental issues.
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