| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:38 AM
In July, two people died in northern Lake Michigan waters after their vessels overturned.
On July 16, Robert J. Womac, 70, of Leland and Belleville died after his kayak overturned. Earlier in July, Stephen William-Osler Easter, 8, of Ann Arbor, died when...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:50 AM
LEXINGTON (AP) -- A Garrard County man whose father died from cold weather last winter has died because of heat.
WLEX-TV in Lexington reported William David Keeling collapsed while mowing grass in Garrard County. The coroner said hot weather on...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:02 PM
John O'Callaghan was known by his friends and community to be a healthy person. His wife, Whitney, said he's never had health complications, doesn't eat red meat and works out consistently. And according to their friend and neighbor, Jim Knapp, O'...
| Aug 21, 2013
A father-son rafting outing turned dangerous as churning waters at a dam on the Vermilion River trapped James Elenz and his 10-year-old son, Ryan.
They struggled for 40 minutes at Buzzi Unicem Dam near Oglesby. But with no evident means of escape and...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:35 AM
After months of watching the uprising in Syria, spreading support through social media and raising money to offset the suffering, Dr. Hassan Masri thought he understood the devastation that that revolution has brought to his parents' homeland.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing to search for one of two men still missing from a fishing vessel, after both of its crew members went overboard near Juneau overnight Monday.
According to a Tuesday statement from Coast Guard spokesperson Petty...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Some approached the pool of brown water gingerly, jumping in with caution.
The more adventurous ran toward it with purpose, leaping in with no hesitation. After all, it was the inaugural Carroll 5K Mud Run. The dirty, muddy water was supposed to be the...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Three endangered sea turtles that spent the winter in Baltimore departed Saturday evening, joining a caravan of at least 43 others bound for Florida's warm waters and a return to their natural habitat.
The three turtles — Chet, Biff and Two-Bit ...
| Mar 8, 2013
Vision and health
The Health Department offers vision and hearing screenings in public schools for children in preschool, kindergarten, first and eighth grade, and also for students new to Anne Arundel county schools. Students in the following schools...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The Coast Guard suspended its search Thursday for two men missing in waters about 15 miles off the coast of Assateague Island after their fishing boat sank a day earlier.
The broken-down fishing vessel was battling 20-foot waves and 50 mph wind gusts...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:06 AM
We have compiled a list of relevant links and information as it pertains to winter storms. All links open in an external window.
- Driving tips for snow and ice (The Weather Channel)
- Tips on what to keep in your home, car, and shoveling...