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SS Badger’s New Coal Ash System Ready for 2015 Season

SS Badger’s New Coal Ash System Ready for 2015 Season

In Lakeland Boating’s May 2014 issue, we wrote about the ongoing renovations to the beloved Lake Michigan Carferry (LMC), the S.S. Badger — the last coal-fired ship on the Great Lakes. Now, according to Terri Brown, director of media relations for LMC, the 411-foot carferry purchased a n.... Read More

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Latest Boats
Hunt Intros 32CC

Hunt Intros 32CC

Hunt Yachts combines luxury day boat qualities with center console functionality in its latest design: The all-new 32 Center Console. The 32cc is built on the authentic Hunt deep-V hull and supplements it with an extended center console, making for a unique walk-in companionway. Belowdecks, th.... Read More

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MBIA Free Boating Safety Kit

MBIA Free Boating Safety Kit

The Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA) is now offering a free Boating Safety Information Kit. The kit includes information designed to help promote safe boating and to educate boaters on how to operate their vessel responsibly. Features include information on weather, rip tides, pe.... Read More

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National Safe Boating Council Updates Boating Safety Website

National Safe Boating Council Updates Boating Safety Website

The interactive website that introduces boaters to basic navigation rules was recently revamped. The website, BoatOnCourse.com, created by the National Safe Boating Council, was recently updated to feature a new chapter of adventures, boating scenarios, original storylines, and interactive quizzes f.... Read More

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Industry Mourns Loss of Hobie Founder

Industry Mourns Loss of Hobie Founder

Industry pioneer and entrepreneur Hobart “Hobie” Alter passed away March 29, after a long battle with cancer. He leaves behind a truly inspiring legacy. The shaper of surfboards, inventor of the “Hobie Cat” catamaran, and founder of the Hobie Company was 80 years old. .... Read More

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Father and Son Rescued in Lake Huron

Father and Son Rescued in Lake Huron

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a father and son who were aboard a boat taking on water in Lake Huron, three miles northwest of Tawas, Michigan. The names of the boaters are not being released. A rescue boatcrew aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat (MLB) from USCG Station Tawas in East Tawas, Michig.... Read More

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Play "Name Game" and Win!

Play "Name Game" and Win!

We’re always on the lookout for interesting and inventive boat names! Send a short write-up, along with your name, your boat’s name and your home city and state, as well as a high-resolution photo of your boat (at least 1 MB) to: staff@lakelandboating.com. Please put “Name Game.... Read More

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