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2017’s First Case of Rabies in Michigan is Confirmed

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has confirmed the first case of rabies found in Michigan in 2017.

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Social Media Captures Chris Cornell’s Final Show In Detroit [Video]

While the news of Chris Cornell's death caught most of us off guard this morning, those who attended the Soundgarden show at the Fox Theater last night in Detroit were probably even more shocked.

Their photos posted on social media, show a smiling Cornell enjoying what many said was a great concert. 

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Awkward Moments in Michigan We’ve All Suffered Through

Oh, those awkward moments in your life. We've all had them, those uncomfortable situations that come up and we wish we could just disappear, or die, right?

Living in Michigan, we have our special "Michigan moments," too. Like trying to explain things we take for granted, but when traveling, or are talking to someone from another state, you lose them. Awkward!

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New Michigan Bill Could Ban Cell Phone Use While Driving

Distracted driving is the number one cause of car accidents and cell phone use definitely falls in that category. You're always seeing billboards and PSA's for not texting while driving and a potential bill in Michigan could take it to the next level...

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Sparta Had a Little Bit of a Bee Problem This Week

On Tuesday, the Village of Sparta posted a photo on Facebook, advising residents to avoid using the sidewalk on the southwest side S. State St and Orchard. Why? Well, bees had taken it over.

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According To GQ Magazine Michigan’s Favorite Talk Show Is… [Video]

A couple of things before we find out...

1. I didn't even think this show was still on the air, and

2. I believe the host of this show is on the record for hating his own show...

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Mackinac Bridge Will Close to Vehicle Traffic on Labor Day

The Labor Day Bridge Walk has been a tradition in Michigan for 60 years. 30,000 - 60,000 people cross the Mackinac Bridge and prepare for the end of summer.

On Tuesday, the Mackinac Bridge Authority announced that for the first time the Mackinac Bridge will be closed to vehicle traffic during the Labor Day Bridge Walk. The closing is due to security concerns.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Troll Ohio State Fans With Michigan Fight Song [Video]

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have deep Michigan roots, and they weren't about to bury them during a recent show in Columbus, Ohio.

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Grand Rapids Named Fourth Best City In US To Start Your Career

Another selling point for Grand Rapids has emerged.

If you're a recent college graduate, GR is one of the best places in the country to start your career.

Affordable housing (which seems to be going away quickly) and our job growth rate are big factors.

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West Michigan Man Helps Thwart Worldwide Computer Virus, Warns Of More To Come

Darrien Huss of Fremont aided a British computer expert in thwarting the worldwide virus called 'WannaCry' which shut down critical operations computers across the globe Friday, but he says there's no day off when it comes to battling hackers.

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Team Tommy Charity Garage Sale Is Rallying To Cure Pediatric Brain Cancer

Who doesn't love garage sales?  Who doesn't love helping local charities?  No one, that's who!  This week you can combine both of these excellent activities at the Team Tommy Charity Garage Sale...

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Michigan High School Students Offer ’13 Reasons Why Not’ To Help Fellow Students Deal With Depression

The hit Netflix series '13 Reasons Why', based on a novel by Jay Asher, has generated tons of controversy for its take on suicide and self harm.

Rather than be offended, some high school students in Oxford offered solutions, and it appears to have helped several students deal with their depression.

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