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Northern Lake Huron shore. (stock photo)

Shipwreck Hunter Reports Find Of Ship Lost In 1861

A Great Lakes shipwreck hunter says he and his crew have found the wreck of a wooden steamer that sank in 1861 in Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

Along the Shores of Lake Huron (Credit: Hillary Barlow)

Senators Unhappy About Canada’s Nuclear Waste Plan

Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin are asking Secretary of State John Kerry to intervene in a Canadian plan to store nuclear waste near Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2013

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Water Rescue Successful, But It Takes A While

A 20-foot vessel with two adults and two kids aboard lost power and started drifting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images, File)

Groundbreaking For Pipeline Bringing Lake Water To Flint, Others

The pipeline will be part of a regional system and is expected to provide untreated water to more than 2,400 square miles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2013

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Experts To Discuss Low Great Lakes Water Levels

Federal experts will discuss the causes and potential consequences of low Great Lakes water levels during a Thursday seminar in Ann Arbor that also will be broadcast on the Web.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

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Great Lakes Levels Below Normal Next 6 Months

Water levels across most of the Great Lakes are likely to remain well below average for the next six months, posing continued hardships for commercial vessels and tourist towns that cater to recreational boaters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

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Snyder Signs $21M Bill To Dredge Michigan Harbors

Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation earlier this week creating a $21 million program to deepen Michigan harbors that could become impassable to boats as parts of the Great Lakes hover near historically low levels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2013

Lake Michigan (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Advocates Ask Congress To Spare Great Lakes Funds

The effectiveness of a long-term plan to heal the ailing Great Lakes could be marred by federal spending cuts, which also could make it harder to cope with low water levels that threaten the region’s economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013

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Snyder To Transfer $11M For Dredging Great Lakes

Gov. Rick Snyder will call for spending $11 million this year to dredge Michigan harbors in danger of losing their connections to open water because of low Great Lakes levels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

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US Coast Guard Warns Of Unsafe Ice On Lake Erie, Other Great Lakes

The U.S. Coast Guard is warning that warmer temperatures over the next few days are likely to cause unsafe ice conditions on Lake Erie and the other Great Lakes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2013

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