| Apr 4, 2013
| 6:55 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — At least some Asian carp probably have found their way into the Great Lakes, but there's still time to stop the dreaded invaders from becoming established and unraveling food chains that support a $7 billion fishing...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:04 PM
Even in this area, people have conspiracy theories.
Some people think Applebee’s hasn't come to Aberdeen because the district manager has a grudge against Aberdeen.
Lots of folks believe they're treated unfairly.
| Mar 9, 2013
| 8:36 PM
The James River Water Development District Board of Directors will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday in Huron at City Hall.
Agenda items include:
- Update from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on upstream reservoirs and 2013 releases.
- Funding request from...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 6:25 PM
The Municipality of Anchorage now has three design proposals to review for the Port of Anchorage expansion project.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers conducted a lengthy review of the port after construction problems were discovered last year,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 11:16 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Experts say recent wet weather may boost Great Lakes water levels, but it's uncertain by how much — or how long it will last.
Drew Gronewold is a hydrologist with NOAA's Great Lakes Environmental Research...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 6:47 PM
On Tuesday the Somerset County commissioners authorized solicitor Dan Rullo to draw up a quitclaim deed to transfer the county’s interest in Hugart Park to Ursina Borough.
Hugart Park is a community ball field in Ursina.
It appears that the...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:40 AM
BOYNE CITY -- The Lake Charlevoix Association will host a low water forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 6, at the Boyne City High School Performing Arts Center.
The lineup of expert speakers includes Jennifer McKay, policy expert from Tip of the Mitt...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 5:47 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — President Barack Obama asked Congress on Wednesday to continue a program that has spent more than $1 billion dealing with some of the Great Lakes' longest running environmental problems.
Obama's budget for the 2014...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:57 AM
STERLING, Mich. (AP) — Melting of abundant winter snowfall and rains are expected to result in high water levels in many of Michigan's rivers this spring, creating flooding and affecting recreation.
At least two Michigan waterways hit flood...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:34 AM
MACKINAC ISLAND — Stormwater pipes that run from the streets of Mackinac Island into Lake Huron release something onto the shoreline that was previously hidden underwater.
But now, with the level of lakes Michigan and Huron at a historic low, you...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:13 AM
BOYNE CITY -- Plans to renovate several docks at the Boyne City municipal marina are moving forward after the Boyne City Commission voted unanimously at its meeting Tuesday night to submit an application for a permit from the state to renovate the...