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Ash-dumping Lake Michigan ferry may stay afloat

SS Badger last coal-burning steamship on the Great Lakes

A Lake Michigan ferry that travels between Wisconsin and Michigan would be allowed to stay afloat even though it dumps 500 tons of coal ash into the lake each season.

Ash-dumping Lake Michigan ferry may stay afloat

SS Badger last coal-burning steamship on the Great Lakes

A Lake Michigan ferry that travels between Wisconsin and Michigan would be allowed to stay afloat even though it dumps 500 tons of coal ash into the lake each season.

Sandy kicking up 20-foot waves on Lake Michigan

Winds reach more than 50 mph

Superstorm Sandy is so vast it's kicking up near record-high waves of 20 feet out on Lake Michigan, several hundred miles from the center of the storm that's pounding the East Coast.

Sandy kicking up 20-foot waves on Lake Michigan

Winds reach more than 50 mph

Superstorm Sandy is so vast it's kicking up near record-high waves of 20 feet out on Lake Michigan, several hundred miles from the center of the storm that's pounding the East Coast.