The Rouse Simmons sank on November 23, 1912, off the coast of Lake Michigan and is one of the 39 known ships in the proposed Lake Michigan National Marine Sanctuary. The Wisconsin Maritime Museum will host its annual Christmas Tree Ship Day this Saturday. Read the full story by the Herald Times Reporter.
The bill by state Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain, would require conservation officers to wear body cameras while working in the field.
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On wildcard weekend in the National Football League the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds put up a touchdown against the Owen Sound Attack to sweep the weekend set in style. The ‘Hounds notched a pair of power-play goals and picked up their second shorthanded tally in as many games to top the Bears 6-1 at the […]
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- CenterPoint Energy customers express concerns about proposed rate hike – 14 News
CenterPoint Energy recently proposed to construct two natural gas combustion turbines in place of its former coal-based plant.
A storm-spurred equipment failure Monday at Hamilton’s treatment plant forced the city to dump 353 million litres of untreated and partly treated sewage into Red Hill Creek which flows into Hamilton Harbor. Read the full story by the Hamilton Spectator. Read the full story Tags: plant, Daily News
The Sierra Club is objecting to BP’s bid to eliminate hourly emission limits at its BP Whiting Refinery in Indiana after it faced potential penalties for violating them. Read the full story by The Shelbyville News. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership reported St. Lawrence Seaway traffic saw an increase of 1.66% when compared to last year. Import volumes into the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway System continue to climb as east and west coast ports experience congestion and shipping delays. Read the full story by Northwest Indiana Business Magazine. Read the full…