Ohio Republican Governor Asks For $1B To Protect The Great LakesOhio Governor, Mike DeWine, says he needs $1 billion to spend on cleaning up toxic algae in Lake Erie and to protect other lakes and rivers in the state.
5 Governors Stand Up Against Trump’s Plan To Cut $270M in Great Lakes SpendingGovernors of five states oppose President Donald Trump's call for a 90 percent spending cut for a Great Lakes cleanup program.
Michigan Governor Blasts Story About Her AppearanceMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday criticized a Detroit TV station's decision to air a story about the reaction to the dress she wore during her State of the State speech.
Hunting and Fishing Groups Join Forces to Fight Carp in the Great LakesHunting and fishing groups have teamed up to support a plan for preventing Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes.
High Water Levels Expected In Great Lakes This SummerExperts are predicting higher-than-normal water levels on the Great Lakes this summer, some of which may set records.
New Michigan Panel Could Approve Great Lakes Pipeline TunnelA newly established panel in Michigan could give final approval to a proposed oil pipeline tunnel beneath a crucial section of the Great Lakes
Great Lakes Cleanup Program Boosts Region's EconomyA newly released analysis says a federal Great Lakes cleanup program is good for the region's economy.
Emergency Rule Prohibits Most Anchoring In Michigan WaterwayMichigan's governor on Thursday approved an emergency ban on most vessels dropping anchor in a Great Lakes waterway where oil, electric and other infrastructure cables rest, following an anchor strike that caused a potentially toxic leak.
Illinois Seeks Talks On Keeping Asian Carp From Great LakesIllinois says it will work with federal officials and other states on a strategy for fortifying a Chicago-area lock and dam to keep Asian carp out of Lake Michigan.
Crews finish sealing damaged Great Lakes electric cablesOfficials say crews have finished capping and sealing two electric cables that were severed by a suspected boat anchor strike in the waterway that connects Lake Huron and Lake Michigan.
Damaged Cables, Pipelines in Great Lakes Waterway InspectedOfficials say a remotely operated underwater vehicle is getting a close-up look at electric cables that were damaged by what Michigan's attorney general has called a tugboat anchor strike in a channel connecting Lake Huron and Lake Michigan.
Tugboat Damaged Great Lakes PipelinesA tugboat anchor struck underwater oil and electrical lines and caused an insulation fluid spill in the waterway connecting Lake Michigan and Lake Huron earlier this month, Michigan's attorney general said Tuesday.
Adult trout release offers angling opportunities in 3 riversMore than 4,000 adult trout have been stocked in three southeastern Michigan rivers, giving anglers an opportunity for some good springtime catches.
Marine Vessel May Have Caused Leaks Into Straits Of MackinacThe U.S. Coast Guard says a coolant fluid leak this week from submerged electric cables into the waterway that connects Lake Huron and Lake Michigan may have been caused by a marine vessel.
Michigan Crowns Winner In Contest To Prevent Carp InvasionThe state of Michigan has declared a winner in its contest to find new ideas for preventing Asian carp from invading the Great Lakes.