Lake Michigan

"Researchers have found a century-old, nearly perfectly-preserved shipwreck in Lake Michigan." (WDET)

"HOLLAND, MI — It was just two years ago when boaters would come across a rogue sandbar in the middle of Lake Macatawa. Now, that's a distant memory. Buoyed by the connection to Lake Michigan, the Ottawa County lake's water level is up, thanks to the big lake." (MLive)

The alewife and salmon populations in Lake Michigan are on the brink of serious changes. Researchers have observed record low levels of alewives this year. (WDET)

ST. JOSEPH - You better hurry if you want a close-up look at the St. Joseph lighthouses. Renovations are expected to start in about six weeks, and the work will block the North Pier for the summer. When the work is done, the historic lighthouses will be restored to their appearance in 1932, including wooden planks along the catwalks. (St. Joseph-Benton Harbor Herald-Palladium)

Record was set in March of last year