Kenosha police on Jan. 14 rescued a 68-year-old man who slipped off a pier and fell into the lake while fishing.
The body of a 69-year-old man was pulled from Lake Michigan near McKinley Marina in Milwaukee on Wednesday morning, Jan. 12.
A nearly $35 million agricultural maritime export facility will be built on Milwaukee's Jones Island. It broke ground Wednesday.
Chicago police are speaking to a person of interest in the murder of a pregnant woman found in Lake Michigan last month, a police spokesperson said Friday.
Some enjoyed a beautiful Labor Day at Milwaukee's Lakeshore State Park.
A pregnant woman who was found floating in Lake Michigan earlier this month has been identified.
Investigators say a pregnant woman found floating in Lake Michigan earlier this month had been stabbed to death.
The Milwaukee Fire Department responded to a boat that had capsized in Lake Michigan near the Summerfest grounds on Tuesday, Aug. 24.
Tragic but preventable is how a water safety expert described the death of a man who drowned after saving two children from Lake Michigan.
A person was brought ashore from Lake Michigan in Port Washington on Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 18 after reports of a possible drowning.
More people have drowned in the Great Lakes so far in 2021 than were reported this time last year. Officials urge swimmers to practice water safety.
The National Weather Service has warned against swimming in Lake Michigan Thursday and Friday because of dangerous conditions in the forecast.
One school district is working with community partners to make sure the next generation learns how to protect Lake Michigan's shoreline.
Based on early surveys and contacts with local anglers, the DNR is seeing success for the Lake Michigan fisheries during the early part of the season.
Federal officials plan to designate a huge swath of Wisconsin's Lake Michigan coastline as a National Marine Sanctuary to protect historic shipwrecks in the area.
The U.S. Corps of Army Engineers reported on Tuesday, May 11 that Great Lakes water levels are below last year's record levels, but will rise before peaking in summer.
A witness told Fox 32 News that he had warned the boaters that Lake Michigan was too rough to go out, but they went anyway.
After more than a decade’s worth of work and cultivation, sturgeon are slowly repopulating in Lake Michigan and connected rivers. The DNR is making an effort to protect them for years to come.
Tickets for Lake Express Ferry are now on sale for the 2021 season, which will begin Friday, May 7.
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Lake Michigan is having a warm summer.The average surface water temperature was 75.3 degrees on July 9, setting a record for the month based on 26 years of record-keeping, government scientists said.The summer high is 75.6 degrees recorded in August 2016, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration or NOAA.That mark likely will be broken this year, said scientist Andrea Vanderwoude of NOAA's Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab.“I’m loving this,” Whitney Miller, a swim instructor, told the Traverse City Record-Eagle. “Last year I was in a wetsuit up through the 15th of July. ...