13-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Lake MichiganFive swimmers needed to be rescued following very high waves.
Hot Weather Forcing Everyone To Keep CoolCity officials stressing those without air conditioning can locate cooling centers throughout the city.
Social Media Reunites Man With Stranger Who Saved Him From DrowningMax Canfield saved D’Marie O’Connor’s life in the icy waters of Lake Michigan on Memorial Day, and they re-connected with the help of Twitter.
Keeping Cool Under Record High TemperaturesAny place in the shade and any place close to water. Those are the prime spots throughout the day.
Students Release Fish They Raised Into Lake MichiganThe students raised the trout in their classroom and set them free into Lake Michigan.
Kenosha County Home Falling Into Lake MichiganA Wisconsin couple have been forced from their home because it is on the verge of falling into Lake Michigan due to erosion.
Man Dead After Driving Off Navy Pier Into Lake MichiganIt was unknown at the beginning if it was an intentional or unintentional act.
Person Pulled Out Of Lake Michigan After Car Plunges Into Water At Navy PierOne person was pulled out of Lake Michigan after a car plunged into the water Friday evening at Navy Pier.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel Proposes Two Waterfront City Plan“The river was mentally and physically essentially walled off from the rest of the city,” says Mayor Rahm Emanuel. “Today, the walls have begun to come down and the river is a place Chicago comes together.”
Chicago Backs Plan To Protect Great Lakes From Asian CarpThe city has joined the Great Lakes Basin Partnership to Block Asian Carp, an initiative established this year.
It's Below Freezing In NW Indiana, But Surf's Up On Lake MichiganBattling the winter blues with some time out on Lake Michigan may sound impossible this time of year.
Coast Guard Rescues Boaters, Dogs Near WilmetteA de-masted 37-foot sailboat was unable to get back to Wilmette Harbor on Sunday, prompting a Coast Guard rescue response.