EDITORIAL: Just one water system

The revitalization of Toledo and the surrounding region has begun, but that revival is at a crucial point. To really redevelop the greater Toledo area is going to require regional cooperation on many issues but none is more important than clean, safe, reasonably...

Heritage Moments: An Ode to Bridges

The Niagara Frontier is a land of bridges. And if the bridges themselves are not particularly spectacular, the places they span are — rushing waterways and international borders, vertiginous gorges and ship-choked canals, great lakes and thundering cataracts. Read the...

Meteotsunami observed on Lake Michigan in Traverse City

A large complex of thunderstorms that parked out over Lake Michigan on Saturday afternoon produced what’s known as a meteotsunami. The term translates literally as a large wave caused by weather. Read the full story by WZZM-TV – Grand Rapids,...

DNR to grant hearing to environmental group

On Wednesday, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced that a request for a hearing was approved regarding the city of Racine’s request to divert up to 7 million gallons of water per day to the village of Mount Pleasant, which will mostly be used for...

Ship that ran aground in Duluth harbor freed

The 1,004-foot freighter American Spirit, loaded with iron ore pellets, ran aground in the Duluth harbor Sunday afternoon, closing the Aerial Lift Bridge to ship traffic. Read the full story by the Minneapolis Star...