Lake Michigan Beach Access – 3 Federal Judges Agree Shoreline Owners Cannot Prevent Use

Caseville Beach

Despite competing arguments from private property owners, local residents, and environmental groups, the court determined that citizens’ beach access rights extend beyond the water to an administratively established boundary on the shore, regardless of beach ownership.

Indiana Record Whitefish Caught In Lake Michigan

Record Whitefish Caught in Indiana

Phil Duracz of Chesterton, Indiana, broke the state record for whitefish while fishing on Lake Michigan near Portage on March 6. Duracz’s catch weighed 9.34 pounds, besting the previous record from 2019 by 1.65 pounds. Lake whitefish state records are the most frequently broken in Indiana in the past decade. This is the eighth time … Read more