Lake Michigan Drownings Spike In 2016The number of drownings in Lake Michigan spiked 84 percent in 2016.
Helicopter To Measure Sand Along Lake Michigan Shoreline This WeekScientists will use a helicopter to measure the amount of sand and other material along Lake Michigan's shoreline this week,
Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Identified As Missing ManA body pulled from Lake Michigan on the North Side on Monday morning has been identified as a missing Lincoln Park man.
Thousands Make A Splash At Chicago Special Olympics's Polar PlungeThousands of people, and a few celebrities, gathered Sunday to plunge into Lake Michigan or simply observe the Special Olympics Chicago's 17th annual Polar Plunge.
Police: Man Found Dead In Lake Michigan Near Oak Street BeachA man was found dead in Lake Michigan Saturday morning near Oak Street Beach on the Near North Side, police said.
Police Struggle To Identify Human Remains Found On Wisconsin ShorelineKenosha County police said they do not have much to go on in the attempt to identify human remains found nearly two months ago, on Dec. 28 by out-of-state visitors on the Lake Michigan shoreline in the town of Somers.
Boater Wants 1914 Shipwreck Removed Or Marked As DangerA Lombard man wants somebody to do something about a shipwreck in Lake Michigan that he says did a few thousand dollars’ damage to his own boat this week.
Person Dies After Being Pulled From Lake Michigan On North SideThe deceased, who remained unidentified as of Monday morning, was taken to Weiss Memorial Hospital, where he died at 12:55 a.m. Sunday.
Officials: 1 Dead After Being Pulled From Lake In Rogers ParkA kayaker had brought the man to shore and started performing CPR by the time paramedics arrived.
Local Man To Row Across Lake Michigan For Childhood Cancer ResearchJake Beckley of Row4aCure is raising money for Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
Distance Swimmer Forced To Halt Lake Michigan Swim A Chesterton, Ind., man who tried to set a world record by swimming across Lake Michigan and back has fallen short of his goal.
Swimmer Starts Bid For World Record Trip Across Lake MichiganScott Weston Wolford will try to swim from Chicago to St. Joseph Michigan, and back – approximately 120 miles.

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