Lake Michigan

Holland State Park
Wooden staircase at Holland State Park
WWJ News
March 20, 2020 - 10:56 am
It took divers several hours to free the body from underwater rocks.
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Lake Michigan shoreline winter
WWJ News
February 07, 2020 - 7:49 pm
"It's not only not only affecting me, it's affecting the whole state of Michigan."
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February 07, 2020 - 7:49 pm
(WWJ) Rita Alton is living on the edge — in the most literal sense. Every morning she gets up, gets dressed and heads outside to see how much closer her home is to tumbling down an 80-foot cliff into Lake Michigan. "This is the only home I have," Alton told WWJ's Michael Cohen. "I'm sure there's...
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lake michigan ice
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WWJ News
January 21, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Mesmerizing balls of ice are popping up along the shore.
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Holland State Park
Wooden staircase at Holland State Park
WWJ News
January 03, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Crews are working to recover the body of 16-year-old Eliza Trainer.
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Holland State Park
Wooden staircase at Holland State Park
WWJ News
January 02, 2020 - 8:55 am
The search for a 16-year-old is now a recovery mission.
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lake michigan waves
Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 11:46 pm
The pickup truck hit a slick spot and slipped backward into the water on Chicago's near North Side.
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lake michigan waves
WWJ News
October 17, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Tom Durant, a 76-year-old in South Haven, calls it a "once-in-a-lifetime thing."
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In this Aug. 24, 2019, photo provided by John Janzen, diver John Scoles maneuvers around the wreckage of the schooners Peshtigo and St. Andrews, lost in 1878 near Beaver Island in northern Lake Michigan. A group of maritime history enthusiasts led by Boyne City, Michigan diver and explorer, Bernie Hellstrom have announced the discovery of the schooners. The site was located in 2010 by Hellstrom during one of his many trips to explore the Beaver Island archipelago. (John Janzen via AP)
WWJ News
September 20, 2019 - 9:41 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A diver and maritime history buff has found two schooners that collided and sank into the cold depths of northern Lake Michigan more than 140 years ago. Bernie Hellstrom, of Boyne City, Michigan, said he was looking for shipwrecks about 10 years ago when a depth sounder on his boat...
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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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