Man's Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Near Chicago AvenuePolice on Thursday night pulled a man’s body from Lake Michigan not far from the Oak Street Beach.
Threat Of Dangerous Waves, Currents Prompts Warning About Beach HazardsHigh waves and the threat of strong rip currents have prompted a beach hazards statement for much of the area.
MISSING: Oluwafemi Labinjo, 30, Last Seen 'Boat Hopping' Near Navy PierPolice said the missing man was "boat hopping" at The Playpen near Navy Pier. He was last seen wearing pink shorts with green trimming.
Experts Warn Of Dangers For Swimmers As Lake Michigan Drownings JumpThe numbers are alarming – there have been far more drownings so far this year than at the same point in 2018, and the numbers keep creeping up.
'A Really Good Ending': Dog Rescued From Lake Michigan, A Half-Mile Out From Montrose Beach; 'Apparently, She’s A Real Michael Phelps'Dr. Eileen Murphy, the owner of the West Wrigley Animal Hospital where the rescued dog was taken, described the moments after the incident.
5 Governors Push Presidential Candidates To Aid Great Lakes"The Great Lakes are a vital natural resource to our entire nation, and ensuring American families have access to clean drinking water and a safe waterway system that supports our economy should be a priority for our next president," Pritzker said.
Lake Michigan Waves A Challenge Worth Conquering For Sailors With DisabilitiesThe waves of Lake Michigan can be an obstacle for some, but for others, they can be a challenge worth conquering.
Lake Michigan Drownings Up 64% This Year, Water Safety Group SaysA water safety advocacy organization reported Thursday that drownings in Lake Michigan are up 57% over the same period of time last year.
City Takes Precautions After High Waves, Dangerous Lake Conditions Two men had to be rescued after they were hit by a wave and swept into the water while fishing.
Lake Michigan Drownings Continue Despite WarningsDrowning incidents in Lake Michigan area regular occurrence, especially during summer months; almost 200 people have drowned over the last five years, according to data compiled by the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project.
Chicago Weather: Beach Hazard Statement, Small Craft Advisory For Lake MichiganHigh waves will make being on Lake Michigan dangerous for swimmers and boaters alike on Monday.
1 Dead, Another In Stable Condition After Being Pulled From Lake Michigan
Chicago Weather: Four Of Six Beaches In Evanston Closed Due To E. Coli In Lake MichiganPeople looking to a break from the heat by taking a dip in Lake Michigan are out of luck on Friday in north suburban Evanston.
Hidden Dangers In Lake Michigan As High Water Levels Hide Break Walls"We'll go from record lows to record highs. Six or seven years ago, we were having water levels that are so low that boats weren't able to get into the slips and now we're having water levels so high, that boats aren't able to get out into certain harbors."
5 Hurt When Powerboat Hits Breakwall On Lake MichiganChicago Fire Department officials said a 25-foot powerboat hit a breakwall near Queen’s Landing, just east of Buckingham Fountain, around 10 p.m.