Missing Swimmer's Body Recovered From Monroe Harbor After Boat Hits Breakwall Near Shedd AquariumFire Department officials said four people had gone for a swim off a boat in Monroe Harbor when winds pushed the vessel into a breakwall.
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Upset With Boat Operators Over Lack Of Social Distancing"They had no pretense of social distancing."
Swimmer Who Drowned At Indiana Dunes State Park Identified As Dominic SnovickyA swimmer who drowned at the Indiana State Dunes this week has been identified.
Swimmer's Body Pulled From Water At Indiana Dunes State ParkA swimmer’s body was pulled from the water Tuesday afternoon at the Indiana Dunes.
Man In Critical Condition After Being Pulled From Lake Offshore From DowntownA man was in critical condition Saturday evening after being pulled from Lake Michigan offshore from downtown Chicago.
Great Lakes Get Extra Funds For Cleanups, Invasive SpeciesAdditional funds provided by Congress for Great Lakes environmental improvements will be used to hasten cleanups of highly toxic sites and step up work on other longstanding forms of pollution, federal officials said Thursday.
Car Flips Over Walking Ramp On LSD, Almost Lands In Lake MichiganA car flipped over a walking ramp on Lake Shore Drive and almost landed in Lake Michigan.
Crashing Lake Michigan Waves Flood Rogers Park Garage A Second TimeFor the second time in a little more than a month, a garage near the lakefront in Rogers Park has been left flooded.
Video Shows CPD SWAT Officers Rescue Man Who Fell Into Lake MichiganChicago police SWAT officers rescued a person who had fallen into the freezing waters of Lake Michigan Saturday morning.
City Council Committee Approves Climate Emergency DeclarationThe Chicago City Council on Monday voted to fight back and protect Chicago from record high lake levels.
Red Alert Issued On Lake Michigan Shoreline Erosion; City, State Declare EmergencyIt’s growing emergency along Chicago's lakefront--the shoreline is washing away and homes are threatened because of high lake levels.
Dangerous Shifting Shoreline In Evanston Where People Could Get Hurt On Rock WallThe rock wall was put in place in 1988, the last time similarly high and turbulent waves threatened Evanston's shoreline.
Stay Off Ogden Dunes Beach, Police WarnPolice issued a warning Thursday for visitors to the lakefront in Northwest Indiana.
Inside The City Of Chicago's Fight Against Lakefront ErosionRight now, Lake Michigan is lapping away its own shoreline little by little – and powerful storms like one that happened this month swoop in and cause more destruction.
Indiana Mulls Law Aiming To Limit Lake Michigan Beach AccessThe legislation, sponsored by state Rep. Doug Miller, would give up the state's ownership of large swaths of Indiana’s lake shoreline to adjacent private property owners if the property description in their deeds indicates the land extends to Lake Michigan.