Illinois House Committee Advances Bill That Would Require Life Rings Along LakefrontPeople trying to stop drownings in Lake Michigan scored a partial victory in Springfield on Wednesday.
Chicago Weather: Frozen Waves On Lake Michigan Amid Temperature DropIt's an icy day is Chicago.
Police Rescue 15-Year-Old Girl After She Jumps Into Water At Navy PierChicago Police said officers in the Marine Unit, and some on land, rescued a teenage girl who fell into the frigid water at Navy Pier late Monday.
Woman's Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Offshore From EdgewaterThe Fire Department pulled a body from Lake Michigan offshore from the Edgewater community Friday afternoon.
Woman, 18, Rescued From Lake Michigan At Navy PierA young woman was rescued from the water off Navy Pier Thursday afternoon, police said.
Federal Court Considering Dispute Over Lake Michigan AccessJudges on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals seemed unpersuaded during oral arguments on behalf of three lakefront property owners.
Body Found In Lake Michigan Identified As Missing Man Oribi KonteinA body pulled from Lake Michigan near 31st Street Harbor one week ago has been identified as 26-year-old Oribi Kontein, who had been missing since late October.
Police Marine Unit Recovers Body From Lake Michigan Near 31st Street HarborThe Chicago Police Department's Marine Unit recovered a body found in Lake Michigan Thursday near 31st Street Harbor.
Second Spill Reported At U.S. Steel In Past Two Weeks, Nearby Beaches Closed AgainIt was not immediately clear what caused the spill, or what the contents were.
Indiana Water Facility Restarts After Brown Discharge From US Steel Went Into Lake MichiganThe precautionary shutdown began Sept. 26 after the U.S. Steel Midwest plant in Portage sent a rusty colored plume containing high levels of iron into the Burns Waterway.
'High Levels Of Iron' Caused Brown Cloud In Lake Michigan, Shutting Down Beaches At Indiana Dunes National Park"If you're operating along the shores of Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes, you need to clean up your act and do it better."
Teens Take To The Waves In Lake Michigan To Learn New Type Of SailingSome aspiring young sailors made waves on the lakefront on Saturday.
Chicago Weather: Another Day Of Dangerous Lake Conditionsake conditions are hazardous Thursday.
Climate Change And Chicago's Lake Michigan Shoreline: What The Future May Hold And The Action Being TakenLake levels have been at record highs. Just Wednesday, waves pushed onshore and pounded at the Lake Michigan coastline – certainly not helping our erosion problems.
Man's Body Pulled From Lake Michigan In Evanston, Hours After Crews Rescuing 3 Other People Find His Belongings On BeachRescue crews in Evanston late Saturday found the body of a missing man who went underwater in Lake Michigan and didn’t resurface.