| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Since the end of January, three bills have been introduced to garner funding for the dredging of Lake Michigan harbors.
The first bill, House Bill 4106, would allow funds to be diverted from the Natural Resources Trust Fund and used for dredging in...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Contractors for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have begun dredging sediment in the Santa Ana River Marsh in Newport Beach — some of which is being piped just offshore for beach replenishment, drawing concerns from residents.
The roughly $5-...
| 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 11, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Louis A. Dykstra, 87, Marianna, died Friday Feb. 8, 2013, at County Home Personal Care Home in Bentleyville. He was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Peters Township a son of Louis Dykstra Sr. and Kathryn Caraffi Dykstra. Mr. Dykstra was a graduate of East Washington...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 6:35 AM
PETOSKEY -- Resort Township board members decided Tuesday to seek engineers' help to draw up plans for possible Walloon Lake access improvements at the south end of Townsend Road.
The board decided by a unanimous voice vote to seek Northwest Design...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Three pieces of legislation filed in the Alaska House of Representatives could shape the future of economic development in Alaska.
House Bill 78 deals with primacy, the federal government's ability to allow the state of Alaska to enforce certain...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Irving Cassius Hall, 89, West Palm Beach, Fla., passed away on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, due to complications caused by a stroke creating a fall. Irving Cassius Hall was born in Quaker City, Ohio on June 17, 1923, the son of Alden Hall (descendent of the...