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Three sailboats cross the starting line of the 250 mile Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race July 13, 2002 in Port Huron, Michigan. About 250 sailboats in 18 classes are competing in the 78th annual event, following two courses from Port Huron to Mackinac Island on Lake Huron.  (credit: John F. Martin/Getty Images)

Chicago-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race Wraps Up

The annual sailboat race from Chicago to Mackinac Island has wrapped up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

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Crews Readying Yachts For Mackinac Island Race

The crews of more than 350 yachts are preparing to set sail in this year’s Chicago-to-Mackinac Island race, a Lake Michigan tradition that’s more than a century old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2012

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Set Sail For Annual Port Huron To Mackinac Island Race

More than 200 sailboats and 2,500 sailors are taking part in the annual Bayview Mackinac Race, which sets sail Saturday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

Coast Guard personnel depart on a search and rescue mission.  File (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Coast Guard: 2 Missing Boaters Found Dead

The Coast Guard says divers have recovered the bodies of two people missing since their boat capsized in Lake Michigan the annual Chicago-to-Mackinac Island race.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2011