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Lake Michigan. (istockphoto)

EPA Gives $2.6M To Improve Great Lakes Beaches

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says more than $2.6 million in grants are being awarded to help improve water quality at Great Lakes beaches in Michigan and Wisconsin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

Lake Erie (istockphoto)

Best Public Access Beaches To Spend the Day Near Detroit

Not the typical beach town, Detroit doesn’t feature many palm trees, surfers or shell-necklace vendors, but you’re never more than six miles from a body of water, 11,000 of which are lakes. The metro Detroit area is no exception. These pleasant public beaches offer more than just sand and water, providing a variety of recreational activities, so keeping the entire family entertained really is a day at the beach.

06/08/2012

Traverse City Beaches (Credit Traverse City.com)

Mich. Bill Revives Shoreline Grooming Debate

The Michigan Senate is preparing to vote on whether to abolish a state program that regulates what landowners can do with the vegetation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2012

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Lake Michigan Beach Garbage Likely From Milwaukee

A report says trash that washed up on Lake Michigan beaches in West Michigan in 2008 and 2010 likely came from Milwaukee sewer overflows.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2011

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Memorial Park Beach Closed Due To E Coli

The Macomb County Health Department has ordered the closure of the beach at St. Clair Shores Memorial Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2011

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Missing Man Found Dead At Beach

Morey’s body was discovered Monday by someone walking along the beach near Fruitland Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2011

Mich. City Considers Beach Smoking Ban

A Macomb County city is considering a smoking ban at a beach in one of its parks. New Baltimore City Councilman Dave Duffy brought the issue up at a recent meeting, saying too many people were using […]

08/19/2010

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