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Monday, June 22, 2020

Effective August 1st, Mack Boring & Parts Co. will assume additional marine territory in the Great Lakes Region of the United States to include Northern Illinois and Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Northern Ohio, and Wisconsin. Mack Boring & Parts Co. currently represents Scania’s latest marine platform: 13- and

tags: Company Expansions, Engines

Monday, June 22, 2020

Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth largest city, is on beautiful Presque Isle Bay, one the world’s best-protected harbors, surrounded by a seven-mile peninsula. As Pennsylvania’s only Great Lakes Port City, Erie has an extensive maritime history. Central to the Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Buffalo triangle, Erie is within 500

by: Visit Erie

tags: Destination, Lake Erie, Travel

Monday, June 22, 2020

For America’s boat and yacht clubs and other groups organizing sailboat racing this summer, the rules have all changed with COVID-19. Captains know that having success with COVID-19’s social distancing could mean having fewer (nonrelated) crew aboard this racing season. However, fewer crew could also mean fewer hands

tags: COVID-19, Racing, Safety, Sailing

Saturday, June 20, 2020

With waters warming up, smallmouth bass season will open beginning today for the northern management zone. While smallmouth bass season is currently open in southern Wisconsin, anglers will now have the opportunity to harvest them from these additional waters: Wisconsin-Michigan Boundary Waters; Northern management zone; Tributaries

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Superior, Law & Politics

Friday, June 19, 2020

Our vessel and crew are ready to hit the water! Outdrives have been serviced; the hull has been painted; the cabins have been stocked and props have been buffed! Captain Tom and I have had a long winter, and a crazier, longer, confusing spring… with all of this comes a lot of daydreaming about those summer days, the ones that

by: Nicole Hartshorn, [email protected]

tags: Recipes

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Executive Yacht, Canada’s leading luxury yacht brokerage firm, recently announced the successful sale of the new 2020 Pershing 62 M/Y Roxy to an American owner and an avid lover of yachting, having purchased 14 vessels to date. The stunning 33-ton yacht will be transported from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, to the Great Lakes

tags: Canada, New Boat Models

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources continues to boost natural fish populations through stocking to provide anglers with high quality and diverse fishing opportunities. “From large lakes and rivers to small streams and ponds, Wisconsin has some of the most diverse fishing opportunities in the country,” said

tags: Environmental Impact, Fishing, COVID-19, Dept of Natural Resources

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will host a virtual public hearing on July 1 relating to Enbridge Energy’s application for a waterway and wetland permit for the proposed reroute of the Line 5 pipeline in Ashland, Bayfield, and Iron Counties. The hearing will also cover the proposed scope of the Environmental Impact

tags: Environmental Impact, Lake Superior, Law & Politics

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Some of the best ideas are cheap but will save you loads in the long run. Here’s some that you can bank on. 1) It’s in the Bag A crisp, neat, straight paint line is a delight to the eye and is easy to achieve with the careful application of masking tape. Your efforts unfortunately can be marred by paint creeping under the

by: BoatU.S. Editors

tags: Boating 101, Do It Yourself (DIY), Retrofitting

Monday, June 15, 2020

Although Terrace Bay started as a mill town in the mid-1940s, it is anything but run-of-the-mill! It is a gem sitting on the North shore of Lake Superior along the Trans-Canada Highway, offering numerous activities for both highway and waterway visitors. Whether it is by car or by boat, Terrace Bay’s Superior Six is a must-see

tags: Destination, Lake Superior, Travel

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