Paddler Headed From Chicago To New Orleans To Promote Clean WaterA New Jersey woman left Chicago on Wednesday for a long paddle to Louisiana, on the last leg of a journey that started on the East Coast.
Body Of Fourth Illinois Man Recovered From Wisconsin Lake
Man Dies, Three People Rescued After Canoe Capsizes In Lake CountyA man and two children were rescued, but another man died, after a canoe tipped over in a north suburban lake on Sunday.
Suburban Duo Paddling 1,000 Miles For Diabetes ResearchTwo young men from the suburbs have embarked on a 1,000-mile canoe trip from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Gulf of Mexico, to benefit diabetes research.
Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes In WilmingtonA 20-year-old man died in far southwest suburban Wilmington overnight, after a canoe capsized on the Kankakee River. Three other people from the boat made it to safety
Police Officer Rescues Teens From Des Plaines RiverA west suburban police officer rescued some teens from an overturned canoe last week.
12-Year-Old Drowns In Canoe Accident In Harvard, Ill. PondA 12-year-old northwest suburban boy died Monday night after the canoe he was in with two friends capsized in a Harvard retention pond.
Missing Canoeist's Body Found In DuPage County PondThe body of a missing canoeist has been found, two days after he vanished when his boat flipped over in a retention pond near Lemont.
Search Suspended After Canoe Tips Over In Retention PondEmergency crews were sent to a retention pond in southwest suburban Lemont early Tuesday to rescue a man from a capsized rowboat.
Guide To: Exploring The Chicago RiverThe Chicago River flows 156 miles, backwards, right through the Loop; it turns vibrant green on St. Patrick’s Day and has its own troupe of water taxis – what’s not to love? Here are three ways to get better acquainted with our beloved river.
Former State Senator Still Racing Canoe At 91This weekend marks the 50th year for the annual Mid-American Canoe and Kayak Race on the Fox River, and one former state senator isn't letting age stop him from continuing to compete.