Ice-Breaking Operations Start Along Western Lake SuperiorThe U.S. Coast Guard has started ice-breaking operations in response to developing ice conditions in commercial ports along western Lake Superior and the St. Marys River near Sault Ste. Marie in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Coast Guard Air Crew Rescues Stranded Kayaker In Lake Superior [VIDEO]The man was with a group of kayakers when he capsized and then became separated from the group.
Swimmer Rescued From Heavy Surf Off Rocks In Lake SuperiorA person who went swimming in Lake Superior off Marquette in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been rescued after becoming stranded on an offshore rock formation.
Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental USA brief profile of five of the best backtracking trails in the continental United States
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.
Huge Lake Trout Caught On Lake Superior [VIDEO]These guys' reactions are great. They scream, they exclaim, they proclaim, they're as excited as I've ever seen anyone in my life.
19th Century Sunken Ship Found 'Amazingly Intact' In Lake SuperiorA schooner that sank in 1899, killing nine people including the captain's wife and infant child, has been discovered in Lake Superior.
Report: Great Lake Water Levels Rebound From Concerning 2013 FiguresWater levels in Lakes Michigan, Huron and Superior are at least a foot higher than they were a year ago.
Under-The-Radar National ParksVacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
Sunset Over Lake Superior Wins Pure Michigan Online Photo ContestPure Michigan announced that Carla White of Christmas is the winner of the Michigan Moments Photo Contest. White’s winning photograph features a sunset over Lake Superior, just west of Bay Furnace Park in Christmas.
GM Sponsoring Educational Boat Excursions In UPGeneral Motors is sponsoring educational boat trips on Lake Superior this summer for Michigan school students on Michigan Technological University's research vessel, the RV Agassiz.
Experts To Discuss Low Great Lakes Water LevelsFederal 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.