Ludington Pumped Storage Plant: Holds Enough Water To Produce Electricity For 1.6M HouseholdsSprawled like a gigantic swimming pool atop a bluff overlooking Lake Michigan is an asphalt-and-clay pond holding enough water to produce electricity for 1.6 million households.
Winter Storm Warning Extended To Friday As Snow Continues In Western Michigan, Upper PeninsulaSnow fueled by the Great Lakes fell for a second consecutive day Thursday in western Michigan and the Upper Peninsula, with some communities reporting remarkable amounts and bracing for even more by Friday.
Schools In Western Michigan Close As Storm Moves InDozens of schools were closed Wednesday in western Michigan ahead of a storm that could bring up to 10 inches of snow.
South Haven Adds Lake Michigan Restrictions During Hazardous Weather ConditionsA southwestern Michigan town that swells with summer visitors is taking steps to keep people out of Lake Michigan during hazardous conditions.
Where Is Michigan's Beaver Island?Here is some information on Lake Michigan's Beaver Island.
Body Found Off Lake Michigan In 1988 Exhumed For DNAAuthorities exhumed the remains of a woman and took a DNA sample to try to determine her identity, more than 33 years after the body washed ashore off Lake Michigan in southwestern Michigan.
Lake Michigan Water Levels Down By 16 Inches Over The Last YearThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reports the lake is down 16 inches over the last year.
2 Men Drown In Lake Michigan Over Labor Day WeekendAt least two people drowned over the holiday weekend while at Lake Michigan beaches in Michigan.
Death Of Man Found In Lake Michigan Consistent With DrowningAn autopsy has determined the cause of death of a man whose body was recovered from Lake Michigan off northwestern Indiana is consistent with drowning.
Body Of Unidentified Male Recovered From Lake MichiganThe U.S. Coast Guard has recovered the body of an unidentified male from Lake Michigan at Michigan City, Indiana conservation officers said.
Number Of Drownings In Great Lakes Jumps In 2021, According To Nonprofit OrganizationMore drownings have been reported in the Great Lakes so far in 2021 than by this time last year, prompting officials to urge swimmers to practice water safety measures.