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Grounded Freighter Freed From Lake St. Clair

The U.S. Coast Guard says a 656-foot freighter that ran aground in a shipping channel of Lake St. Clair has been freed and is en route to Montreal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2014

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Coast Guard Tries To Free Wheat Carrying Freighter Grounded In Lake St. Clair

Two more tugs are scheduled to arrive on scene and attempt another refloating.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2014

The shore of Lake St. Clair is seen on the morning following  Julian Martinez's disappearance. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ)

Divers Recover Body Of Shelby Township Man Who Drowned Trying To Save Woman

“It doesn’t take a deep body of water to have a tragedy,” said Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

The shore of Lake St. Clair is seen on the morning following  Julian Martinez's disappearance. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ)

Dive Teams Search Lake St. Clair For Missing Man Who Jumped In To Help Woman

Macomb County dives teams are searching Lake St. Clair for a boater, missing since Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2014

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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

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FREE Water Taxi Makes Debut On Lake St. Clair’s ‘Nautical Mile’

The boat will make regularly scheduled runs every two hours and the best part — it’s all free.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2014

WWJ Tipster Jeff Smolen grabbed this photo of a water spout on Lake St. Clair. (Credit: Jeff Smolen)

Waterspout Spotted On Lake St. Clair [PHOTOS]

So many people stopped to photograph the waterspout, police were called in to help direct traffic.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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Jobbie Nooner Site Of Growing Weekend Party; Scores Of Injuries, Drunken Accidents

The annual Jobbie Nooner festivities created lots of extra work for the Coast Guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2014

Jobbie Nooner Boats Lake St. Clair

Guide To Jobbie Nooner On Gull Island

Learn more about Jobbie Nooner’s history, stay safe and have a blast with our insider tips.

CBS 62–06/27/2014

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How Safe Are Michigan Beaches? Real-Time Water Monitoring Coming To Lake St. Clair

“We find out tomorrow that we shouldn’t have been in the lake today. That’s unacceptable,” said State Rep. Anthony Forlini, R-Harrison Township.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2014

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