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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Part Of Human Jawbone Found On Lake Michigan Beach

The bone had three teeth attached and two had fillings, police said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

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Report: Great Lake Water Levels Rebound From Concerning 2013 Figures

Water levels in Lakes Michigan, Huron and Superior are at least a foot higher than they were a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2014

U.S. Coast Guard (Getty Images, File)

1 Dead, 1 Injured, 4 Missing After Accident Sends Boaters Into Waters Of Lake Michigan

A woman on a boat that capsized miles from Chicago’s shoreline died after being pulled from Lake Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2014

Frozen Body Found On Lake Michigan Beach Identified

The frozen body of a man found on a remote Lake Michigan beach has been identified as a missing Wisconsin resident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2014

Oil seeps past a boom on a river. (Getty Images) FILE

BP Refinery Leak Spills 500 Gallons Of Crude Into Lake Michigan

British Petroleum refinery in Whiting, Indiana released 500 gallons of crude Monday night after a leak went undetected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2014

South Haven Lighthouse on Lake Michigan. (credit: istock)

Lake Michigan Ice Cover Breaks 37-Year-Old Record

At one point last week, the ice cover reached 92.2 percent for the entire five-lake system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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)

Senators Want Check Of Oil Pipeline Beneath Lakes

Three U.S. senators have asked a federal agency to check on the safety of an oil pipeline that runs beneath Great Lakes waters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

A Bird Flies Over a Beach on Lake Michigan (Credit: cefischer)

Conservancy Buys Lake Mich. Bird Stopover Island

The Nature Conservancy says it has bought most of an uninhabited Lake Michigan island that provides a crucial stopover spot for migratory birds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2013

Lake Michigan (istockphoto)

Wooden Beam May Hold Clue To Ship That Went Missing Over 300 Years Ago

Hospital technicians have taken X-rays of a wooden beam that could be part of the Griffin, a ship commanded by the French explorer La Salle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2013

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