15-Year-Old Boy Died While Swimming In A Detroit CanalA 15-year-old boy died over the weekend while swimming in a Detroit canal, according to authorities.
As Part Of Detroit's Earth Week Celebrations Volunteers Help Cleanup Belle IsleAs part of Earth Week in Detroit, volunteers cleanup Belle Isle in effort to keep Detroit River clean from litter.
Coast Guard Urges Residents To Secure Equipment To Avoid False Rescue AlarmsResidents are being urged to secure their boats and gear to avoid false alarms. Recently, the Coast Guard has received many calls about unmanned recreational vessels and lifejackets in St. Clair and Detroit rivers.
Drinking Water Ordinance IntroducedProtesters walked the picket lines outside Detroit City Hall Tuesday pressing for tougher regulations on the Detroit River.