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Paddleboarding Amongst The Icebergs of Lake Michigan [Video]

As we settle in for a typical windblown, snowy January day, I bring you this video of some brave (or stupid) man out paddleboarding amongst the icebergs of Lake Michigan.

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Chick-fil-A Embattled In Controversy Over Anti-Gay Marriage Remarks
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Chick-fil-A Announces First 100 Customers Get Free Food For A Year

In keeping with Chick-fil-A tradition, the Gaines Township location will be offering free food for a year to its first 100 customers.  Starting on Wednesday, January 11th at 6am, you'll be able to camp out front of the newest Chik-fil-A location at Edgeknoll Drive off of Kalamazoo Avenue...

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Michigan Teen Removed from Plane After Using Dad’s Credit Card for $1,200 Flight

A Traverse City teen got pretty close to taking off to Germany on her dad's dime.

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Ford Motors Planning on Spending $700 Million on Michigan Plant Instead of Mexico

Today Ford announced that instead of spending billion of dollars building a new plant in Mexico for production, they're going to instead spend $700 Million right here in Michigan! The plant will expand it's manufacturing of electric and autonomous vehicles, and the money will be right here in Michigan.

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Michigan Students Are Now Required to Learn CPR

Starting in the new school year, Michigan students will be required to learn CPR. The legislation, which was just passed in December, goes into effect beginning in the 2017-18 school year...

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Detroit Deals With Heavy Snow And Bitter Cold
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Michigan Near Top Of List For Worst Winters In U.S.

How would you rank Michigan’s winter, compared to the other states? Thrillist did just that; ranked all 50 states on the level of how horrible the winters are..

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New Laws in Michigan For 2017 Will Affect Us All – Good and Bad

So many people thought 2016 was the worst year ever, but we haven't even really begun 2017, and some new laws in Michigan are going to help keep things down. How about more taxes and fees? Yep, we got 'em! There are also some good things, too, though.

First, the bad. Taxes and fees are going up. Way up.

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Lions’ Golden Tate Fails Attempting A ‘Lambeau Leap’ At Ford Field [Video]

When Golden Tate scored in the Detroit Lions' Sunday night showdown with the Green Bay Packers, he wasn't sure what to do, since the Lions really don't have any traditions to speak of, so it kind of turned into a really awkward version of the Packers' famed 'Lambeau Leap.'

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Check Out This Awesome Aerial View Of Mackinac Island [Video]

Mackinac Island is one of the premier tourist destinations in Michigan, but you've never seen it like this!  The TAPP Channel on YouTube took to the sky with their drone and gave us an awesome perspective of the island...

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Lake Superior State University Releases 2017’s ‘Banished Words List’

Lake Superior State University –- the smallest public university in Michigan — has released its 42nd annual list of banished words.

The list’s proper name is the List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-Use, Over-Use and General Uselessness, and has been a Lake Superior tradition since 1976...

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Iowa: The First Battleground For The 2016 Presidential Nomination
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Michigan’s Free Ice Fishing Weekend is Coming in February

Some people look for heat when Michigan's cold winters hit.

Ice fishermen are a little different.

Whether you are experienced at ice fishing or have never tried it, you are welcome to enjoy the cold during Michigan's annual free ice fishing weekend this February.

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The Cotton Bowl’s ArtPrize Moment: Giant Mascots Made of Tires

Remember when Dallas was going to host an expansion of ArtPrize?

The three-year agreement was set to begin in 2016, but ArtPrize Dallas was cancelled because of funding and some who "saw the concept as threatening to the status quo."

It seems Dallas is having second thoughts after introducing two ArtPrize-like sculptures made out of tires.

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