Suddenly, I Could Not Catch a Breath
Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
A Perfect Storm of Circumstances
Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches. Seemingly pristine and still very wild, the North Shore of Lake Michigan is a wilderness destination. But in 2007 George Desort, a filmmaker and photographer, stumbled upon a cataclysmic event. He saw something you’d never expect to see in such a beautiful place. In this edition of WTIP’s Lake Superior Project, we look at the avian botulism outbreaks in the lower Great Lakes and what they may mean for Lake Superior’s future. This is the full version of a two-part series on the outbreaks.
“The Summer Sherman Loved Me” by Jane St. Anthony
Twelve-year-old Margaret’s mother disapproves of everything she does (and doesn’t) do, before she even does (or doesn’t) do it. Keeping her toddler twin sisters from making peanut-butter-and-Kleenex sandwiches and other mischief is eating into her library time over the summer, and to top it off, Sherman Jenson from next door has announced he loves her.