Rising water levels are chipping away at the shoreline of Oval Beach and have prompted a local developer to remove parts of a controversial fence on the south side of the Lake Michigan beach.
Lake Michigan water levels are not done rising. The big lake—already up 3.41 feet from its January 2013 record low—may rise another foot by midsummer.
Saugatuck may be USA Today’s Best Coastal Small Town in America. But it’s never clear where that coast will be.
Two women whose circumnavigation of Lake Michigan in a dugout canoe was profiled here three years ago hope to continue their adventure.
CASCO TWP.—Police said DNA or dental records would likely be needed to identify a body found along the Lake Michigan shore.
“It smells like the Lions locker room in here,” joked skipper Jeff Vail.
A scuba diver rushed to a Grand Rapids hospital Saturday after his equipment failed in Lake Michigan is “now stable. In fact, he called to thank one of our officers,” U.S.