The severe weather stretched from the Mississippi River to Lake Michigan and began Wednesday evening in northwestern Wisconsin. By 2 a.m. Thursday, the numerous tornado warnings around the state had expired.
Summerfolk crews will be setting up stages and sound equipment at multiple venues starting Thursday for the 46th annual festival as a final push for ticket sales continues. Artistic director James Keelaghan said Georgian Bay Folk Society staffers were hard at work Wednesday putting the finishing touches on the planning for Summerfolk 46, which will […]
PFAS, short for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, are a group of widespread man-made chemicals that don’t break down in the environment or the human body and have been flagged as a major contaminant in sources of water across the country.
Keep up with PFAS-related developments in the Great Lakes area.
Wildlife experts are pushing stronger conservation and protection efforts for Michigan’s threatened and endangered species.
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Linda O’Leary has been acquitted of the charge of careless operation of a vessel stemming from a 2019 boat crash that killed two people on Lake Joseph. The crash occurred on the night of August 24. O’Leary was driving her boat back to her cottage after a dinner party and her husband, businessman and television … Continued
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An Ontario fire marshal’s office investigator arrived at a lakeside property in southern Bruce County Wednesday to begin a probe into a blaze that destroyed a log house that was under construction and damaged two other homes. The South Bruce OPP and its crime unit are also investigating the Monday morning fire in Huron-Kinloss. “Because […]
Grey-Bruce saw nine new cases of COVID-19 Saturday. Six confirmed cases were in Owen Sound, two were in Meaford and one was in West Grey, the Grey Bruce Health Unit’s daily situation report said. It reflects new cases in the 24 hours ended midnight Friday. Health unit staff are following 120 active cases of the […]