Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental USA brief profile of five of the best backtracking trails in the continental United States
Fisherman Catches Digital Camera Lost In Lake Michigan In 2013Andre Monterio has a fishing story about one that got away and eventually was caught.
Crews Find Asian Carp Closer To Lake Michigan Than ExpectedFederal crews have discovered two Asian carp in the Illinois River, 12 miles closer to Lake Michigan than where others of that size previously were seen.
Coast Guard Suspends Lake Michigan Search For 2 Missing MenThe decision to stop actively looking for the men was made after 23 searches that covered nearly 3,800 nautical square miles.
Authorities Search Lake Michigan For 2 Missing RoommatesThe U.S. Coast Guard has used helicopters, a plane and boat to help find 25-year-old Christopher Patterson and 40-year-old Aaron Juarez.
Officials Say Sea Lamprey Numbers Down Across Great LakesThe lamprey is an eel-like creature that uses its suction-cup mouth and sharp teeth to fasten itself to other fish and suck out their bodily fluids.
N. Indiana Man Dies After Being Swept Off Pier By WaveThe Coast Guard and conservation officers search for the man until 10-foot waves and treacherous conditions forced them to suspend the search until Sunday.
5 Men Honored For Rescuing 2 Girls From Lake MichiganThe teens were struggling in the water Aug. 20 off Grand Haven State Park.
Witnesses: Crewman Jumped Into Lake After Alcohol ConfrontationAn investigation shows that a 41-year-old crewman jumped from a freighter into Lake Michigan north of Ludington following a confrontation with superiors over his alcohol use.
Rescuers Search Lake Michigan After Report Of Man OverboardThe U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan off Big Sable Point in Mason County for a man reported overboard from a freighter.
A 48 Hour Guide To ChicagoA practical travel guide for the best lodging, dining, transportation and attractions in Chicago, especially for travelers who have just 48 hours to visit America's third largest city.
Surfer Helps In Rescue Of 2 Girls From Lake MichiganA red flag was flying at the beach, warning people of dangerous swimming conditions.