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Great Lakes Breakdowns: There’s a thin line between affordable and not for boat tows

Great Lakes Breakdowns: There’s a thin line between affordable and not for boat tows

When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, millions of Americans suddenly found themselves out of work or working remotely, their recreational options severely limited with the closure of bars, eateries, gyms and countless public spaces.

So what better way to spend time with family while remaining socially distanced than buying a boat and hitting the water?

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Concerns over oil and gas pipeline in northern Wisconsin

Concerns are flaring over a pipeline that carries crude oil and natural gas from western Canada. Enbridge, a Canadian company, owns the 645-mile line constructed nearly 70 years ago. The line starts in Superior, WI and ends at the southernmost point of Lake Huron. Read the full story by National Public Radio. Read the full…

Alpena-area sinkhole offers clues to planet’s early history

Samples of a microbial mat at the bottom of a 75-foot-deep sinkhole off the north shore of Middle Island, near Rockport State Recreation Area in the waters of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Lake Huron, answers a question scientists have asked for decades about the rise in Earth’s oxygen levels. Read the full story…

Man, 20, saves young girl from drowning at Goderich beach: OPP

Provincial police are crediting a man with saving a seven-year-old girl from drowning after high winds and the current blew the girl on an inflatable toy out from the shore in Lake Huron. Huron OPP officers responded about 10 a.m. Saturday to the Rotary Cove Beach in Goderich after receiving a call a child without […]

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