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Two Shipwrecks Lie Side By Side In Lake Michigan, Here’s Their Story [Photo]

The southwest edge of South Manitou Island in Lake Michigan was unlucky spot for two ships that sank 57 years apart.

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Dog Falls Overboard In Lake Michigan, Swims 6 Miles To Shore [Video]

Let's raise a toast to Rylee, the plucky Belgian Malinois from Illinois, who found adventure during a recent stay in Northern Michigan.

Is there a triathlon for dogs? Because if you teach Rylee to ride a bike, I'd bet on her.

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SAT College Exams To Undergo Major Changes
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Two Grand Rapids Schools Make ‘Top 10′ for SAT Scores in MI

This past spring marked the first time that Michigan high school juniors had to take the SAT's. Prior to, it's always been the ACT's, But the results for the first SAT scores in Michigan have been released by the Department of Education...

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WMU Coach Takes Responsibility For Players’ Arrest [Video]

On the opening weekend of school at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, two football players at the school were arrested for an alleged home invasion.

Yesterday, football coach P.J. Fleck says when his players do bad things, it ultimately comes down to him.

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Remember When You Were A Kid, And Meeting Your Favorite Ballplayer Meant Everything? [Video]

We’re all hardened cynical adults now, but remember when getting close to your favorite ballplayer was just the best thing?

Watch as this Mike Trout fan gets his autograph in Detroit on Sunday.

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Philadelphia Eagles v Detroit Lions
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Former Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson Joins ‘Dancing With the Stars Cast’

Calvin Johnson won't be taking the field for the Detroit Lions this season, but we will be able to see him on our televisions as part of the cast of the latest season of "Dancing With the Stars".

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It’s Time to Put Education Ahead of Michigan’s Tourism Industry

Many Michigan public school students are back at school this week. Others will return after Labor Day as required by law in Michigan without a waiver.

The post-Labor Day law was created ten years ago to benefit Michigan's tourism industry.

As more days are added to the school year, it's time to waive the post-Labor Day requirement for all schools and put the education of Michigan students ahead of the interests of the tourism industry.

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Police Arrest Suspect in 2013 Kalamazoo Murder

A person believed connected to the murder of 87-year-old Alfred Minka in Kalamazoo more than three years ago is now in police custody.

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Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies At Age 88
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Tickets Go on Sale Today For Red Wings’ Final Season at Joe Louis Arena

This will be the Red Wings' final season at Joe Louis Arena. They'll move to Little Caesar's Arena next fall.

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Finalists In Griffins Jersey Contest Announced [Photos]

A couple of weeks ago, we told you of a contest to design a new jersey alternative for the Grand Rapids Griffins hockey team.

Local and national artists submitted their designs to the web site, Uni-Watch, which conducted a popular vote to whittle the contestants down to twelve finalists.

Here are the final twelve.

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Michigan State Police Issue Warning About New Phone Scam

Scammers have found a way to make it look like they're calling from the Flint Post of the Michigan State Police and are threatening arrest if they do not receive immediate payment.

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East Kentwood Teen’s Throwback Photo Goes Viral [Video]

Tara Hunt is heading into her senior year at East Kentwood High, so she decided to have a little fun by recreating her awesome kindergarten photo that has been sitting in the fireplace mantle in her home since she was five.

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