- Ohio island to remember end of War of 1812 Updated: May-24-15 7:49 am
PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio - Lake Erie's South Bass Island is set to mark the 200th anniversary of the end of the War of 1812 over the Memorial Day weekend.
- Lake Erie boaters subject to Coast Guard boardings Updated: May-24-15 5:19 am
CLEVELAND - As the summer boating season gets underway, the U.S. Coast Guard is reminding Lake Erie boaters that they are subject to involuntary boarding by personnel to check for proper safety equipment.
- Teen seriously injured in 100-foot fall from lakeside cliff Updated: May-22-15 7:41 am
DERBY, New York - Authorities say a 14-year-old girl is hospitalized with serious injuries after she fell about 100 feet off a cliff along the Lake Erie shoreline outside Buffalo.
- Army Corps begins court-ordered dredging in Cleveland Harbor Updated: May-22-15 6:18 am
CLEVELAND - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says dredging in the Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River channel is underway after a federal judge sided with the state of Ohio and ordered the agency to continue with the work.
- Fight over sale of state prison heard at Ohio Supreme Court Updated: May-20-15 11:25 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The status of the nation's first privately-owned state prison was debated in Ohio on Wednesday, as litigation brought on behalf of union workers displaced by the historic sale was argued before the state's high court.
- Bridge reopens to Ohio neighborhood along Lake Erie Updated: May-17-15 5:04 pm
PORT CLINTON, Ohio - The only bridge leading to a cluster of homes on a tiny island along Lake Erie in northern Ohio has reopened just days after it was shut down over safety concerns.
- Ohio asks neighboring states to help fight Lake Erie's algae Updated: May-09-15 11:04 am
TOLEDO, Ohio - Ohio's governor and environmental chief are asking leaders in some neighboring states to look at taking new steps at fighting the toxic algae blooms that have turned Lake Erie green in recent summers.
- Study: Lake Erie would offer plenty of food for Asian carp Updated: May-06-15 6:10 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Runaway growth of algae in Lake Erie since the early 2000s has made the shallowest of the Great Lakes even more vulnerable to an invasion by greedy Asian carp, federal scientists said Wednesday.
- Briefing planned on Lake Erie nutrient reduction initiative Updated: May-05-15 1:28 pm
DUNDEE, Michigan - Federal officials are holding a public briefing on a program designed to prevent runoff of nutrients into Lake Erie that scientists blame for outbreaks of toxic bacteria that have fouled drinking water in southeastern Michigan and northwestern Ohio.
- Coast Guard in Buffalo hosting Armed Forces Week festivities Updated: May-02-15 7:34 am
BUFFALO, New York - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter and ice-breaking cutter that patrol the Great Lakes will be in Buffalo to help kick off the 55th annual Western New York Armed Forces Week.
- Invasive mussels found on boat hauled to Oregon from Ohio Updated: Apr-26-15 11:34 am
ONTARIO, Oregon - Oregon wildlife official say they've found a boat being hauled from Ohio infested with invasive mussels.