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Round Island Light in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Projects To Control Great Lakes Unlikely

A U.S.-Canadian advisory panel wound up a five-year study this week with a recommendation against large-scale engineering projects to prevent swings in Great Lakes water levels, saying people across the region should adapt to nature’s ups and downs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012

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Coast Guard Frees 2 Ships Trapped By Ice

Authorities say a 678-foot bulk carrier Manistee and its 18 crew members were beset by ice Saturday morning west of the Mackinac Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2012

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Report: Confusion Slowed Pilot’s Lake Huron Rescue

A pilot whose plane crashed into Lake Huron spent nearly a full day in the water because an air-traffic controller and Coast Guard rescuers were confused about where he had ditched his single-engine aircraft, according to a sheriff’s report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011

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Plane Crash Survivor Describes Ordeal

The pilot of a small plane who floated in Lake Huron for 17 hours after his plane went down, is talking to WWJ.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

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Plane Loses Communication: Coast Guard Searching

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a plane with one or two people aboard that may have crashed into Lake Huron off northern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011

The Maxton Plains Preserve, one of the rarest habitats in the world this Alvar Grassland is located on Drummond Island, Michigan. (istockphoto)

Drummond Island May Have More Recreation Potential Utilized

Michigan natural resources officials are working on plans for developing the recreation potential of Drummond Island.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2011

James Delgado teaches Cody Frost and Tiesha Anderson, students from Arthur Hill High School, about side scan technology as they prepare to hunt for a lost shipwreck in Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary as part of Sony and Intel’s Project Shiphunt.

Saginaw Students Search For Shipwrecks With High Tech Tools

Five students from Saginaw Arthur Hill High School have spent the last week searching for shipwrecks in and around Lake Huron’s Thunder Bay, part of a program sponsored by Sony, Intel and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2011

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Nuclear Waste To Be Dumped Near Lake Huron?

Conservation groups are voicing concerns about a proposal to dump nuclear waste near Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2011

Mystery Oil Spill Soils Lake Huron Beach

An oil spill, about 25 yards wide and 300 yards long, forced officials to close a Lake Huron beach at Cheboygan State Park in northern lower Michigan.

10/07/2010

State To Pursue Appeal Over Bad Septic Tanks

A fight over failed septic tanks near Lake Huron is headed to the Michigan Supreme Court.

09/24/2010

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