12FEB 2021
Salt Mines under Great Lakes

Salt Mines under Great Lakes

This question about salt in Chicago came from listener Martin Green, who says the question came to him — literally — when he was channel surfing, looking for a documentary about science or history. The idea made sense, he says, since Morton Salt Company is based here, and they’ve got that iconic building…
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29MAR 2016
Shipwreck Lake Huron

Shipwreck Lake Huron

Lost in the lake: The wreckage of a wooden steamship that sank 152 years ago in a storm on Lake Huron with no survivors has been found, a Michigan explorer said The Keystone State was heading from Detroit to Milwaukee when it sank during a powerful November storm, claiming 33 lives. According to some historians, the ship might have sunk with its crew while secretly hauling…

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05SEP 2015
Lake Huron depth

Lake Huron depth

Massive lake-bottom sinkholes support strange benthic ecosystems Sprawled across portions of Lake Huron’s seafloor is a microbiogeochemical mystery with deep prehistoric ties. In Lake Huron near Alpena, Mich., time, groundwater, and bedrock geology (limestone, dolomite, and evaporite) have combined to produce several karst formations in the form of sinkholes and cracks located…

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22JUN 2014
Map of the Great Salt Lake

Map of the Great Salt Lake

One of the most enduring myths, or perhaps the right term is legends, of the American west is Teguayo. To some it is a lake, to others a mythical homeland, to still others a lost city of gold, and to others, an outlandish hoax. We shall examine all of these to some extent in this article below, but first, it is best to put Teguayo in cartographic context. Teguayo was mapped…

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19JUL 2015
Where is Elliot Lake Ontario?

Where is Elliot Lake Ontario?

The City of Elliot Lake offers various opportunities for residents of all ages to take part in skating activities and hockey during winter months (typically September to March). From Skills Development programs to Learn to Skate to Public Skating, there is something for everyone. Drop In Skating & Hockey Programs Registered Skating Programs Public Skating Skating opportunity…

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23MAY 2017
Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake

Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake

Park Programs and Events February 27 Guided Ranch Tours Come and join us at 2:00 pm for guided tours with the curator at the Fielding Garr Ranch. See the entire ranch site from the original ranch house, shearing barns and corrals. Please be sure to dress for the weather as the tour is in the cold weather. For more information call (801) 649-5742. March 26 Guided Ranch Tours…

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11SEP 2015
Papineau Lake Ontario

Papineau Lake Ontario

This map is interactive. Click on a province/territory for its reported sightings. Jellyfish Sightings Reported from Canada Alberta I have received no reports of freshwater jellyfish in this province or territory. If you have seen the freshwater jellyfish, Craspedacusta sowerbii, use the electronic form to tell me about it. British Columbia Ambrose Lake, near Earls Cove or…

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24MAY 2015
Lake On The Mountain, Ontario

Lake On The Mountain, Ontario

A Mystery Lake, An Idyllic Cove Photo Credits: Jeffrey Round It’s eerie. It’s the kind of place where murder might have been committed. In fact, legend has it that a murderous chase ended here in a double suicide. It’s also stunningly beautiful. That’s why it’s hard to reconcile the eeriness with the splendour of the view from Lake on the Mountain. Half-an-hour southwest of…

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04DEC 2015
Lake Superior College Athletics

Lake Superior College Athletics

Lake Superior College has named Jeff Lightfoot head coach of both Lake Superior College men’s and women’s soccer programs. He’ll assume head coaching and recruiting duties immediately. This is Lightfoot’s first foray into coaching collegiate soccer. He nearly 30 years coaching experience at the youth and high school levels, most recently serving as head boys soccer coach at…

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14OCT 2014
Phone number for Great Lakes student loans

Phone number for Great Lakes student loans

Your student loan statement shouldn t be a mystery. We designed it with you in mind—to provide you with clear, easy-to-read information about all of your accounts. Whether you receive an email or a paper statement, you ll find all of the essential account information in one concise summary every month. Review your current information On the paper statement you ll find any payments…

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02APR 2015
Kahshe Lake Ontario

Kahshe Lake Ontario

Others think that Kahshe means healings waters. The lake itself is “Tea Coloured”, due to a high level of dissolved organics and is said to have healing properties. Kahshe Lake Barrens Conservation Reserve is home to numerous provincially and nationally rare plant and animal species. It is ecologically significant because of its large size and lack of habitat fragmentation…

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13SEP 2016
Gordon Lightfoot Lake Superior

Gordon Lightfoot Lake Superior

Custom Search (Read about the 2010 lyric change ). SS Edmund Fitzgerald Courtesy NOAA According to a legend of the Chippewa tribe, the lake they once called Gitche Gumee never gives up her dead.- Great Lakes: The Cruelest Month, James R. Gaines with Jon Lowell in Detroit, ©1975 Newsweek Magazine Thus began the Newsweek article in the issue of November 24, 1975. That lead…

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28NOV 2015
Great America Hotel Salt Lake

Great America Hotel Salt Lake

Experience a new level of luxury in the refined space of The Grand Spa. Completely remodeled in 2013, adding more than 4, 400 square feet of space to the facility. Now comprising more than 20, square feet, the Grand Spa includes 18 total service rooms, including couples massage rooms with experience showers, couples relaxation lounge, wet treatment rooms, facial rooms and…

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08JUL 2015
Hotel in Red Lake Ontario

Hotel in Red Lake Ontario

Distances to nearest towns from Red Lake (miles): Winnipeg (Manitoba) - 290 MI Thunder Bay (Ontario) - 355 MI Minneapolis MN - 590 MI Chicago IL - 945 MI International Falls - 290 MI Duluth MN - 448 MI Milwaukee WI - 894 MI Des Moines IA - 845 MI Kansas City KS - 1062 MI Indianapolis IN - 1192 MI Where is Red Lake, How do I get there? Red Lake is located at the end of Highway…

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