Lake Michigan

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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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Three drownings in eight days in the Ludington area where the Sauble River meets Lake Michigan
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July 29, 2019 - 8:09 am
Forecasters say waves may also be over piers and could sweep people into the lake.
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Search For 38-Year-Old Drowning Victim Called Off
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July 28, 2019 - 2:01 pm
38-year-old Brian Herrmann's body was discovered Saturday morning.
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Three drownings in eight days in the Ludington area where the Sauble River meets Lake Michigan
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July 26, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Heavy rain has created a deadly outlet where the Sauble River meets Lake Michigan
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July 23, 2019 - 12:53 pm
"Hats off to the crew and captain of the Joliet."
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A Friday, July 13, 2019 aerial photo of Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club 12th hole green and fairway near Arcadia Township, Mich. (Mandi Wright and Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press via AP)
July 22, 2019 - 1:26 pm
A description of the 12th hole overlooking the lake had said, "Go ahead and do it, everyone does," in reference to hitting a ball into the water before striking a tee shot.
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U.S. Coast Guard Air Facility Muskegon's MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescued a woman and her dog after she had been stranded on Lake Michigan's shoreline at the bottom of a sand bluff, near Ludington, Michigan, Friday. The woman and her husband had been walking their three dogs along the bluff near Lake Michigan Thursday night when the soil gave way and the couple fell down the cliff to the shoreline. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)
July 20, 2019 - 11:36 am
The soil gave way and the couple fell down the cliff to the shoreline.
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July 19, 2019 - 11:39 am
A fun day at the beach takes a tragic turn.
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