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‘Roll Cloud’ Rolls In Over Lake Michigan [Video]

Saturday was a humid day throughout the state, and late in the day it cooled off dramatically. This is usually the result of a thunderstorm, but sometimes before the storm front hits, the cooling will cause arcus or 'roll' clouds to form. They don't happen often, but when they do, it's pretty cool.

Here's some footage of a roll cloud over Lake Michigan from Saturday afternoon.

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Michigan Man Inspires American Ninja Warrior Audience [Video]

I've long been a fan of NBC's American Ninja Warrior TV show. As a former athlete, I marvel at the things these guys can do.

So when Ypsilanti's Zach Gowen showed up last night to do the world's toughest obstacle course, I was doubly impressed.

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Lance Armstrong to Ride in Kalamazoo in Honor of Those Injured and Killed

An honor ride will be held in Kalamazoo Tuesday night and dedicated to the nine people injured or killed a week ago. It will be attended by world renowned cyclist Lance Armstrong.

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Remembering Gordie Howe [Video]

Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena in downtown Detroit, Mr. Hockey, Gordie Howe, will lie in state. Howe played until he was 54 years old, which is something I don't believe anyone will ever do in ANY sport, let alone one of the toughest.

Here's some videos highlighting Howe's illustrious career, which started eight years before I was born and continued until I was almost out of college.

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Species Missing From Michigan for 100 Years is Coming Back

It has been tried before without success, but new technology has created hope for bringing back a species which has been missing from Michigan for almost a century.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies At Age 88
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Joe Louis Arena to Host Public Visitation For Gordie Howe

The visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 14 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. - a nod to Mr. Hockey's jersey number (9) during his time with the Red Wings.

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Ali’s Name Is Going To Be Raking In the Cash For Years

Muhammad Ali may have passed, but he – or his name – will be making money for many years to come.

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Your Michigan Library Card Is Good At More Than Just Libraries

Are you a Michigan library card holder?  Did you know that as of May 24th, you can now access hundreds of Michigan’s state parks, historic sites, recreation areas and campgrounds for either free or discounted admission...

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Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies at Age 88

We're sad to report that beloved hockey legend Gordie Howe has passed away at the age of 88. Howe was widely known in the hockey world as "Mr. Hockey".

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Battle Creek Man Charged in Kalamazoo Bike Tragedy

Charles Edward Pickett, Jr. of Battle Creek has been officially charged with five counts of Second Degree Murder, and four counts of Reckless Driving Causing Serious Impairment in connection to the bike tragedy that occurred Tuesday evening in Kalamazoo.

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Check it Out, Bay City Was the Subject of a ‘Jeopardy!’ Clue – Twice

Bay City was referenced in the category "Bays and Gulfs" during the June 7, 2016 show. The thing is, this isn't the first time that it has happened, and last time, 16 years ago, the clue was almost exactly the same.

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