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US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

Balloon litter pose problems for marine wildlife

DNR: Remnants of balloon launches can be harmful for birds, other species

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wardens are warning of the harmful effects that balloon releases have on marine wildlife.

Balloon litter pose problems for marine wildlife

DNR: Remnants of balloon launches can be harmful for birds, other species

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wardens are warning of the harmful effects that balloon releases have on marine wildlife.

Balloon litter pose problems for marine wildlife

DNR: Remnants of balloon launches can be harmful for birds, other species

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wardens are warning of the harmful effects that balloon releases have on marine wildlife.

Setback for ash-dumping Lake Michigan ferry

Bill would stop 60-year-old SS Badger from operating

The bill stripping language requiring the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to give the go-ahead for the ferry to keep operating now goes to President Barack Obama to be signed.

Setback for ash-dumping Lake Michigan ferry

Bill would stop 60-year-old SS Badger from operating

The bill stripping language requiring the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to give the go-ahead for the ferry to keep operating now goes to President Barack Obama to be signed.

Lawmakers want ferry to stop dumping coal ash

Ferry owner seeks extension to continue dumping ash

Two Wisconsin lawmakers are asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reject a request by the owners of the SS Badger ferry to continue dumping coal ash into Lake Michigan.

Lawmakers want ferry to stop dumping coal ash

Ferry owner seeks extension to continue dumping ash

Two Wisconsin lawmakers are asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reject a request by the owners of the SS Badger ferry to continue dumping coal ash into Lake Michigan.

Mich. cuts Lake Michigan Chinook stocking by 2/3

Half the game fish now in the lake are from natural reproduction

Lake Michigan's Chinook salmon are doing so well that Michigan has decided to sharply reduce its stocking of the popular game fish.

Mich. cuts Lake Michigan Chinook stocking by 2/3

Half the game fish now in the lake are from natural reproduction

Lake Michigan's Chinook salmon are doing so well that Michigan has decided to sharply reduce its stocking of the popular game fish.

Couple's attempt to cross Lake Michigan ends

Strong currents, physical exhaustion slowed their progress

Currents and exhaustion have kept a Michigan couple from finishing a planned 50-mile swim across Lake Michigan to raise awareness about postpartum depression.

Couple's attempt to cross Lake Michigan ends

Strong currents, physical exhaustion slowed their progress

Currents and exhaustion have kept a Michigan couple from finishing a planned 50-mile swim across Lake Michigan to raise awareness about postpartum depression.