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Weird, Beautiful Orange Sunset Over Lake Michigan

this iPhone pic doesn’t do it justice- the sun was such a vivid orange in the bright sky.

St Joseph MI

So, we weren't the first ones with this problem...

Thyme Hyssop & Wry arrived at Torresen’s boatyard in Muskegon 2 weeks ago. We had initially thought that if Annwfn didn’t sell by the time we were ready to go cruising this summer, we would store Thyme Hyssop & Wry for the summer and launch our Niagara 35 in Mackinaw City. 467 more words

Sailing

These Little Cottages on the Lake Will Melt Your Heart

By Homes Editor Ellen McGauley

I spent the holiday week up in Olcott, New York, a small waterfront village on the shores of Lake Ontario. My family is from this area, where apple and cherry trees grow against the backdrop of the bright blue water, the view so big it could pass for an ocean. 295 more words

Cottages

My Michigan

About a year ago one of my family members was moving from California to either Michigan or Florida. I quickly found myself creating lists of reasons why a move to Michigan would be the perfect choice. 670 more words

Lansing

Wisconsin to phase out microplastics to protect Great Lakes

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed the legislation aimed at phasing out the sale and manufacture of personal care products containing microplastics that pollute the state’s water, including the Great Lakes. 36 more words

News

DNR: No benefits from steelhead net pen experiment

By Howard Meyerson

Grand Rapids, Mich. – A 3-year experiment to determine if steelhead survival improves when hatchery-born yearlings are allowed to acclimate in a pen before being released to open water showed no benefit, according to state officials who add the approach may even be detrimental. 441 more words