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Wolves Of Isle Royale National Park May Go Extinct

Scientists say the wolves of Isle Royale National Park may go extinct because they are dangerously short of females.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2011

Lost Mariners Weekend At Dossin Great Lakes Museum

The Dossin Great Lakes Museum on Belle Isle in Detroit is hosting a symposium on the fate of a sidewheel steamer that sank in Lake Michigan and observing the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald.


Mich. Man Who Faked Death Gets 2 Years In Prison

An Upper Peninsula man who faked his death in Lake Superior to escape financial pressures has been sentenced to two years in prison for causing an expensive search by the U.S. Coast Guard.


2 Men Drown After Boat Capsizes In Lake Superior

Authorities say two Marquette men have drowned and their wives were rescued after their boat capsized in Lake Superior.


Construction Begins on MTU's Great Lakes Research Center

Michigan Technological University celebrated the groundbreaking of its newest building last week on the shores of the waters that it aims to study and help protect. “It’s heartwarming to see this many people who are […]


Great Lakes Warm, Some Worry

A more swimmable Lake Superior may be good for tourism, but the effect on everything from fishing to wildlife habitat to water level may be bad. And, while scientists understand why the lakes are warmer […]


Normally Frigid Lake Superior Warms Up

Normally frigid Lake Superior has warmed up faster than usual this summer. Researchers at the University of Minnesota Duluth say that’s due to a winter with little ice and a record-warm spring.