| 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,...
| 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...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 10:25 AM
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — A newly formed coalition is demanding action to raise water levels in Lakes Michigan and Huron.
Restore Our Water International is an alliance of U.S. and Canadian groups worried about declining levels in the two lakes...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Leading the charge is "the trail machine," a piece of equipment that's clearing a path through the hilly terrain, but it can't do the job alone. Following behind is a crew of volunteers equipped with hand tools.
They're working with the U.S. Army...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Re. "Newport completes lower-bay dredging," Feb. 15:
An article by reporter Jill Cowan in the Daily Pilot highlights the completion of the Lower Bay (Newport Harbor) dredging.
As I stated in the article, it was a "long, hard road to complete the big...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 1:10 AM
California’s much-maligned and much-loved Salton Sea offered local elected officials an opportunity to experience what could be lost if the Salton Sea is not restored, when Assemblymen Ben Hueso and V. Manuel Pérez paddled out on kayaks on a sunny...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:27 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Two of the Great Lakes have hit their lowest water levels ever recorded, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday, capping more than a decade of below-normal rain and snowfall and higher temperatures that boost...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:56 AM
On Feb. 5, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released the official news: that Lake Michigan and Lake Huron have officially scraped the lowest levels recorded.
Lakes Michigan and Huron — considered one lake connected at the Straits of Mackinac...