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The Round Island Light House on the east shore of Round Island in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.  (Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan Awards $880,000 For Coastal Protection

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has awarded 22 grants totaling about $880,000 for projects designed to protect the state’s Great Lakes coasts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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Tugs Work To Free Vessel

Seven tug boats were expected to work Sunday to free the 579-foot long McKee Sons vessel that ran aground Friday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2010

Mystery Missile Spotted Off West Coast

The United States Department of Defense Tuesday night issued a statement regarding the “mystery missile” seen off the coast of southern California that’s been the subject of debate across the country.

11/10/2010

Hurricane Karl Nears Mexican Gulf Coast

Hurricane Karl smashed into Mexico’s Gulf Coast on Friday, creating havoc in the major port city of Veracruz and forcing the country to shut down its only nuclear power plant and its central Gulf Coast […]

09/17/2010

Hurricane Earl Moves Away From East Coast

The remnants of Hurricane Earl have moved away from the Massachusetts coast and are bearing down on Nova Scotia.

09/04/2010

27,000 Abandoned Gulf Oil Wells May Be Leaking

More than 27,000 abandoned oil and gas wells lurk in the hard rock beneath the Gulf of Mexico, an environmental minefield that has been ignored for decades. No one – not industry, not government – […]

07/07/2010

Swimmer Drowns In Lake Erie

A day at the lake turns deadly in Monroe County. The U.S. Coast Guard recovered the body of a teenaged swimmer who went missing in Lake Erie at Sterling State Park Tuesday afternoon.

07/06/2010

Storm Could Slow Oil Clean Up

The tropical storm plowing across the Gulf of Mexico could send oil skimmers back to port and make containment booms useless, even from far away.

06/29/2010