July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Outdoors

Leelanau beaches get clean bill of health

So far this summer, water quality at Leelanau County beaches has been excellent.  The Benzie-Leelanau Health Department (BLDHD) samples 11 sites each Wednesday from June through Labor Day. Seven of the 11 are located in Leelanau County. More...

Hikers take to the Hatlem Creek

“This is incredible.”  Hikers enjoyed a trip through the Hatlem Creek Preserve, as they were able to learn about the preserve and view various flowers.  Altogether, 20 people joined docents Sharon Oriel, Karl Hausler and Mary Tr More...

State warning includes fish caught in Leelanau Co. waters

Fish caught in Leelanau County are basically safe to eat — but be wary of certain species. And don’t eat too much. More...

LAKESHORE CALENDAR

TODAY  9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Kraitz Log Cabin Preservation Project on Bohemian Road, Maple City. Project continues Friday and Saturday in coordination with Historic Sleeping Bear.  More...

Veterans take to the seas of Lake Michigan to heal and recuperate

Northport’s landlubbers and sea lovers alike know how to make sailors feel welcome.  When the Warrior 53 arrived at G. More...