Sleeping Bear Dunes

(Photo: Traverse City Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Sleeping Bear Land Dedicated As Wilderness

A 13-year struggle to protect fragile characteristics of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was celebrated Friday, as 32,500 acres were dedicated as wilderness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2014

(credit: Leelanau County Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff: Outhouse Bombed At Sleeping Bear Dunes

An outdoor toilet has been severely damaged by a bomb at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in northwestern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2013

Daniel Elliott (Booking Photo)

Man Targeted In Lakeshore Search Formally Charged

A man whose trip to northern Michigan with his children sparked a 12-hour manhunt has been charged with misdemeanor domestic violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2013

Daniel Elliott (Booking Photo)

Dad, Children Found Near Sleeping Bear Dunes; Charges To Follow

Officials have found an Oakland County man and his three children around Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Northern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2013

Boy, 8, Dies After Canoe Tips In Lake Michigan

Authorities say an 8-year- boy who was canoeing with his father in northern Lake Michigan died after the vessel overturned in the chilly waters.


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US Senate Oks Bill To Protect Sleeping Bear Dunes

The action follows 13 years of work to update the 71,000-acre lakeshore’s management plan.


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Vote For Sleeping Bear Dunes As ‘8th Wonder Of The World’

To vote, click HERE and find the listing for Sleeping Bear Dunes. Visitors to the site can vote once every 24 hours.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2013

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

Sleeping Bear Dunes To Expand Trail With $100k Federal Grant

The Sleeping Bear Dunes is picking up a $100,000 federal grant, to expand a trail a little-under five miles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2013

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Feds Award $1.6M Grant For Sleeping Bear Trail

A federal agency has awarded a $1.6 million grant to continue building a hard-surfaced trail at one of the most popular vacation destinations “Up North.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2012

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Shipwreck Fragment Found At Sleeping Bear Dunes

A piece of a shipwreck that experts believe is from a schooner that sank 140 years ago has washed up along Lake Michigan at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012