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Recreational Boaters Could Get Coast Guard Inspections

If your Memorial Day weekend plans include boating on the Great Lakes, be prepared for a visit from the U.S. Coast Guard.

CBS Detroit–2 hours ago

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Coast Guard Promotes Safe Boating, Urges Life Jacket Use

Officials with the 9th Coast Guard District which covers Detroit and the Great Lakes are urging boaters to wear life jackets at all times while on the water.

CBS Detroit–05/17/2015

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Stricter Drunken Boating Laws Take Effect This Spring

The drunken boating laws are among several signed in recent months that will launch new programs or have other implications for Michigan residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

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Law Sets Alcohol Limit For Boats, Snowmobiles At 0.08 Percent

The measures set the legal limit at 0.08 percent instead of 0.10 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2015

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New Law Sets Alcohol Limit For Boats, Snowmobiles At 0.08 Percent

The measures set the legal limit at 0.08 percent instead of 0.10 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2015

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Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

07/31/2014

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Michigan Marinas Seeing Upturn In Boating, More People On The Water

Boaters have adapted to the “new economy,” using smaller, more fuel-efficient boats to get out for a swim and some fun on the lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/01/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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More Citations Issued For Drunken Boating This Year Says Coast Guard

It’s a serious problem and getting worse. Alcohol and drug use on the Great Lakes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2013

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