Dead body found in lake in Tempe residential area; No ID yet
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a dead body has been found in a small lake in a residential area of Tempe.
City police and fire crews responded to a possible drowning call Tuesday...
All-boys St. Mary’s Prep will accept girls next fall
ORCHARD LAKE, Mich. (AP) — An all-boys Catholic school in suburban Detroit is accepting girls next fall.
St. Mary's Prep in Orchard Lake says girls will have their own single-gender classes...
Invasive zebra mussels found in Vermont’s Lake Dunmore
LEICESTER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation says adult zebra mussels have been found in Lake Dunmore in Leicester.
River otters attack, injure family dog in Anchorage park
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man rescued his family's dog from an attack by river otters in a small lake at an Anchorage park, he said.
Kenny Brewer waded waist-deep into Taku Lake and...
Fishermen live in stain of Venezuela’s broken oil industry
CABIMAS, Venezuela (AP) — Nobody lives as closely with the environmental fallout of Venezuela's collapsing oil industry as the fishermen who scratch out an existence on the blackened, sticky...
NY money available for homes damaged by Lake Ontario floods
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Homeowners with property damage from flooding along Lake Ontario this year can apply for financial assistance from the state.
Lawsuit: Regulatory commission must pay NY flooding costs
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is seeking compensation for flood damage in Lake Ontario shoreline communities in a lawsuit against the international body that regulates waterways between the United...
Study to assess farm efforts to reduce phosphorus runoff
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — As Vermont works to reduce algae-causing phosphorus runoff into Lake Champlain as mandated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, nearly $2 million in federal funding...
Trout found in Adirondack lake once soured by acid rain
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A reproducing population of brook trout has been discovered in a tiny lake in the Adirondack High Peaks Wilderness for the first time since the lake was declared fishless...
Salt Lake mayor gives endorsement in race to replace her
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski is endorsing Utah Sen. Luz Escamilla to replace her as leader of the capital city.
Section of road along Lake Willoughby to be closed
WESTMORE, Vt. (AP) — A section of Vermont Route 5A along Lake Willoughby in the town of Westmore is going to be closed for two weeks so engineers can stabilize an area that is prone to dangerous...
Deer crashes through window of Long Island hair salon
LAKE RONKONKOMA, N.Y. (AP) — A deer crashed through the window of a Long Island hair salon Saturday and ran amok before breaking out the front door with a straightening iron in tow.
Advisory in place for Idaho’s Winchester Lake
WINCHESTER, Idaho (AP) — A public health advisory is in place for Winchester Lake after testing indicated elevated levels of toxins produced by blue-green algae.
Vermont seeks help to prepare for turtle nesting season
NORTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is looking for help from the public in preparing some Lake Champlain beaches for nesting turtles.
Anti-impeachment protest planned at Rep. Peterson’s office
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — Trump Victory is organizing a counter-impeachment protest outside the Detroit Lakes office of Democratic U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, of Minnesota.
Environmentalists push for removing dam along Colorado River
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Environmental groups that have long pushed to bring down a huge dam along the Colorado River are suing the federal government, alleging it ignored climate science when...
Aide window opens for NY homeowners with shoreline flooding
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York homeowners hurt by record flooding along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River have until the end of this month to seek state funding.
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Minnesota regulators restart Line 3 pipeline review process
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State utility regulators on Tuesday unfroze the approval process for Enbridge Energy's plan to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota,...
Wisconsin man dies after boat capsizes in Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a Wisconsin man died after his boat capsized with two other passengers in Minnesota's Lake Superior.
Minnesota regulators to revisit Line 3 oil pipeline dispute
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota utility regulators are preparing to discuss restarting the approval process for Enbridge Energy's plan to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across...
Group buys swamp land to give to Congaree National Park
CONGAREE NATIONAL PARK, S.C. (AP) — A timber company is selling some swamp and forest land to a conservation group that hopes to donate the land to the Congaree National Park in South...
Scientists probe Northwest lakes to learn about quakes
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Multiple teams of earthquake researchers are looking in what may seem like an unlikely place to figure out how strongly the Pacific Northwest shook during great quakes in the...
Man who drowned in northern Colorado lake identified
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Investigators have released the name of a man who died after he was pulled from a lake in northern Colorado.
The Coloradoan reports 76-year-old David Doft washed...
Proposed Lake Powell pipeline cost estimate lowered by $100M
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah officials say they have shaved $100 million off the estimated price of a proposed pipeline that would pull water from Lake Powell.
State declines tribal request for National Guard flood aid
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — The Yankton Sioux Tribe won't be getting National Guard assistance to bolster flood relief efforts at rain-swollen Lake Andes, at least for now.
Enbridge installing supports for Great Lakes oil pipeline
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Enbridge says it has begun installing steel supports on an oil pipeline in Michigan's Straits of Mackinac, where erosion has created a gap between the line and the lake...
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Pollution found in US river downstream of Canada mines
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. government scientists found high levels of pollution that can be toxic to fish, aquatic insects and the birds that feed on them in a river that flows into Montana and...
Pollution found in US river downstream of Canada mines
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials say they've detected high pollution levels in fish from a river that flows into Montana and Idaho from a coal mining region of Canada.
Officials: Montana superfund site reaches cleanup milestones
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — Officials say a northwest Montana Superfund site has reached two major milestones as part of the ongoing cleanup of a former aluminum plant.
Boater rescued on Great Salt Lake feared he was ‘a dead man’
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — One of three kayakers rescued after having to swim while being battered by waves on Utah's Great Salt Lake says he thought he was "a dead man" after his boat...
Montana school district buys propane buses to replace diesel
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana school district has purchased three new propane buses to replace old diesel ones and save thousands on fuel and maintenance costs.
History buff finds ships that sank in 1878 in Lake Michigan
DETROIT (AP) — A diver and maritime history buff has found two schooners that collided and sank into the cold depths of northern Lake Michigan more than 140 years ago.
3 wolves moved to Isle Royale, helping rebuild population
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) — Officials say four gray wolves from Michigan's Upper Peninsula were transported for resettlement in Isle Royale National Park to help restore the predator species on the...
AP Exchange: Scuba divers plan unprecedented Tahoe clean-up
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — Tahoe Dive Center owner Matt Meunier and Clean Up the Lake founder Colin West plan to spend nearly four months scuba diving around the lake, all while picking up...
Illinois man drowns at the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri
CAMDENTON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say an Illinois man has drowned at the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 67-year-old Stephen Malec, of the St. Louis...
Ex-Gov. Sandoval joins Tahoe Fund’s special advisory panel
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — Former Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has joined a new advisory council for a nonprofit conservation group that funds environmental projects in the Lake Tahoe...
Court agreement means 4 Texas lakes won’t be drained
SEGUIN, Texas (AP) — A water agency will relent to pressure from property owners and not drain four Texas lakes but all recreational activity will be temporarily banned out of concern that aging...
Idaho man drowns in Flathead Lake in northwestern Montana
POLSON, Mont. (AP) — A 75-year-old man drowned in northwestern Montana while working on his boat on the west side of Flathead Lake near Rollins.
US Fish & Wildlife issues advisories for lamprey treatments
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is issuing water quality advisories ahead of sea lamprey control activities in Lake Champlain tributaries in Vermont and New...
South Carolina teen drowns trying to save younger brother
SUNSET, S.C. (AP) — A 15-year-old South Carolina boy drowned trying to save his younger brother in what officials say is the state's deadliest body of water.
3 years after storm, Saxon Harbor reopens on Lake Superior
SAXON HARBOR, Wis. (AP) — More than three years have passed since torrents of rain overwhelmed Oronto and Parker creeks and sent waves of mud into the marina.
Juvenile lake sturgeon to be released into Flint River
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — About 125 juvenile lake sturgeons will be released into the Flint River as part of a program to re-establish the fish in the Saginaw Bay watershed.
Chicago installs lakefront barriers to shield against damage
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago officials say crews will install hundreds of yards of barriers along Lake Michigan to guard against flood damage from storms in the fall and winter.
Works of art or monuments to ego? Rock-stacking stirs debate
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — To some along the north shoreline of Lake Superior in Minnesota, building stacks of rocks, or cairns, is akin to making sand castles and can even be meditative. To others,...
Lake Michigan erosion endangering 400-ton historic pavilion
MANISTEE, Mich. (AP) — A 400-ton pavilion built in the 1940s could fall 100 feet from a bluff into Lake Michigan if nothing is done to fight erosion from rising waters at a state park in...
New York and Milwaukee vary in approach to juvenile justice
NEW YORK (AP) — The walk from a subway station in Brooklyn, New York, to a secure facility for kids in the criminal justice system takes all of five minutes. The route passes by a laundromat, a...
Over 30 Indian worshippers drown during Hindu rituals
NEW DELHI (AP) — More than 30 Hindu worshippers have drowned in swollen rivers and in a lake in India as thousands participated in religious ceremonies in which figures of a Hindu god are immersed...