Proposal to ban motorboats on the Shuswap River whips up controversy A proposal being floated by the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) to restrict power boats on some sections of the Shuswap River has inflamed passions in the area. Over 400 people have signed an online petition against the proposed new regulations. 06/8/2015 - 2:11 pm | View Link
Tropical storm Danny next storm to watch, U.S. weather service says it will cross P.E.I. on Sunday Fresh off the heels of Hurricane Bill, the National Hurricane Centre in the U.S. is now watching Tropical Storm Danny. The storm has just been named. The current track, as issued by both the National Hurricane Centre and Storm Tracker, takes Danny across ... 08/25/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Bonnie Slowly Wobbles Toward N.C. Coast, Residents Keep Watch MOREHEAD CITY/WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH — WRAL-TV5's Special Coverage on Hurricane BonnieTune ... The shelves are stocked and there is plenty of plywood in the area. But there are still plenty of people who say this is just another day at the beach, and despite ... 08/22/1998 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Seabuddy On Boats The Cherubini 24’ was created by the company using their 20’ boat model. As a family, they have been building boats back to 1937. The current boat company goes back ... 05/1/2016 - 4:39 am | View Website
Transpac 2017 The Race to Honolulu Transpac 2017 The Race to Honolulu Are you ready? Time to start making plans for the next great Transpac Race across the Pacific. The first starts will be off Los ... 04/30/2016 - 9:23 pm | View Website
History Aeroliner Race Boats was started in the mid 1960's by brothers Alan and David Van Weele. Alan started boat racing in 1955 with the purchase of a new Mercury Mark 20H ... 04/29/2016 - 10:35 pm | View Website
Ocean Rowboat Design Review Ocean Rowing Boat Designed by Rowsell & Morrison for 1997 Race. Rewiew by Eric W. Sponberg. Here is a design for you do-it-yourself boatbuilders ... 04/29/2016 - 8:34 pm | View Website
Gallery of Handmade Wooden Boats In 1923 George Crouch designed a racing boat "Baby Bootlegger" for the Gold Cup speedboat race. His design ended up defining the signature look of the mahogany ... 04/29/2016 - 12:52 am | View Website
State Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kowall, R-White Lake, recognizes Vietnam War veterans during Lapel Pinning Ceremonies on Saturday, May 21, at 10 a.m. at Cass Park in Detroit and at 6 p.m. at the Lafayette Grande in downtown Pontiac. The events on Armed Forces Day commemorate the 50-year anniversary of the Vietnam War.
Oakland County Sheriff's deputies are reporting a 22-year-old woman was saved Wednesday when officers administered Narcan following a reported drug overdose. Authorities were sent at 1:31 a.m. to the Fontainebleau neighborhood, which is near E. Avon Road, for a possible drug overdose and found a woman unconscious and struggling to breathe.
More than 600 guests were given the "red carpet" treatment when they attended the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 34th Annual Dinner at the Michigan Motion Picture Studios in Pontiac. The fundraiser raised more than $2.4 million. The event benefits cancer research programs at the Karmanos Cancer Institute.
Meet Toby Harris a three-year old from Commerce Township who loves to watch movies with his family and act out what he sees. Toby is on the autism spectrum; however, after being referred to Easter Seals Michigan, he has been in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy for six months and is excelling.
A suspect in a reported tire and rim theft is at large after leading officers on an early morning chase and escaping arrest in Independence Township. Oakland County Sheriff's deputies at 3:57 a.m. Thursday, May 5, were called to the 8000 block of Staghorn Trail after a local woman reported she saw someone taking the rims and tires from her vehicle.