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High winds from a fast-moving storm on Monday blew two docks at DuSable Harbor off-kilter. (Credit: Carlos Beccaria)

High Winds Blow Docks Off-Kilter At DuSable Harbor

Officials at DuSable Harbor were trying to figure out how to get two docks of boats back where they should be after high winds from a brief storm on Monday knocked two docks out of position.

06/02/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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Two Men Charged With Stealing Boats From Oswego Fishing Club

Two west suburban Aurora men were taken into custody this week in connection with the theft of six boats that happened last year.

03/14/2013

Many boats remain at Montrose Harbor, as the deadline approaches to remove them. (CBS)

High Wind And Waves Keep Boats In City Harbors Past Seasonal Deadline

The city says more than 400 boats are still docked at Chicago harbors, only a couple of days before the seasonal deadline to get them out.

10/29/2012

Boat crews prepare to set sail in the 104th Race to Mackinac. (Credit: Natalie Cheng/CBS)

Infinite Diversion Wins 104th Race To Mackinac

There are still a number of boats out on the lake, but the winner of the Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac finished Sunday night.

07/23/2012

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The Best Boating Trips Near Chicago

Chicago’s proximity to Lake Michigan makes it ideal for land-locked water lovers. When the winter witch has settled down and the city’s summers start to simmer, there’s nothing better than escaping the humidity on open water. The city’s best boating trips offer that and so much more with extras and amenities that make each trip like a mini vacation.

06/30/2012

A view from a dock at the 31st Street Harbor. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM Newsradio)

Chicago’s 31st Street Harbor Open–With Plenty Of Space Available

Chicago’s 31st Street Harbor is now officially open – a $100-million dollar project designed to accommodate 1,000 boats

06/07/2012

Cleanup of submerged boats continued Friday on Chicago's lakefront.

Boat Cleanup Continues Along Lakefront

Wednesday’s storm damage to boats was still apparent Friday along the lakefront. CBS 2′s Mike Puccinelli talks with experts who are conducting the cleanup.

10/21/2011

Boats that came loose during high winds on Thursday float along the breakwall near the Shedd Aquarium. (CBS)

Boats Knocked Off Moorings Near Museum Campus

Several boats moored in Lake Michigan near the Museum Campus were knocked loose Wednesday night amid strong winds and high waves.

CBS 2–10/19/2011