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Beautiful Time Lapse Of The Aurora Borealis Over Northern Michigan [Video]

Monday and Tuesday night again provided spectacular views of the Northern Lights over most of Michigan, but it was more intense up north where this wonderful footage was caught amid the drama of some storm clouds.

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Take A 12-Mile Hike Around North Manitou Island in Two Minutes [Video]

Looking for some summer adventure? Why not take a hike around beautiful North Manitou Island in Lake Michigan -- part of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

Here's a quick time lapse tour of the island, courtesy of some guys who hiked it last summer.

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Drone Footage of Portland Tornado Damage [Video]

Monday's storm hit the community of Portland particularly hard with confirmation of a level EF-1 tornado.

Here's what the damage looks like from above, courtesy of Adam Debaja's drone.

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Courtesy of Luke Gagnon via Twitter
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PHOTOS: EF-1Tornado Confirmed In Portland

7:00pm UPDATE: The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down for approximately 10 minutes at roughly 2:30 p.m.

5:15pm UPDATE: Emergency Services have advised us that they are conducting searches with dogs, to make sure the area is clear, and there are no people trapped in homes or buildings.

There are also reports of possible gas leaks, and Consumers Energy is on site to help with any possible gas leaks.

Please consider the city of Portland closed at this time. Do not try to travel through or go to Portland, let them do their work to make sure everyone is safe.

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Severe Weather to Move Into West Michigan Monday

Monday began with sunny skies, but storms have been developing to the west and are advancing quickly into West Michigan.

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Bob Seger Took Six Months To Write ‘Night Moves’ [Video]

Back in 1976, Bob Seger was poised on the brink of superstardom. His Live Bullet album was riding high on the charts, and he knew his next studio album could push him to national prominence.

So he took some time off to write the song that would define his career, 'Night Moves'.

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Zeigler Auto Group President Recognized as EY Entrepreneur of the Year

Aaron Zeigler, president of Zeigler Auto Group, has been named one of the winners of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2015 in Michigan and Northwest Ohio.

Zeigler, who has been president of Zeigler Auto Group since 2002, was recognized for achievement in distribution and manufacturing. The awards were judged by an independent panel of previous award winners, prominent CEOs, private investors and other business leaders, and announced at a black-tie gala held at Cobo Center Detroit on June 11. 

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World’s Oldest Person And Michigan Resident Dies at 116 [Video]

Living into your 80s is a blessing. Living well over 100? That's a story.

Jeralean Talley celebrated her 116th birthday last month at her local church and at a local office of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, but now she's moved on to the next level.

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Coloradans Attempt to Describe Michigan Things and Landmarks (Hilariously) [Video]

We've been having some fun with some of our colleagues in different cities across the country over the past few months. We've had Texans attempt to pronounce the names of places/things in Michigan, and now we've taken things a step further.

Watch in awe as some of our friends from Grand Junction, Colo. attempt to describe common Michigan things. 

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Living the Dream: Being Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh’s Personal Assistant

The University of Michigan has posted a position on their job board for the 'Director of Internal Communications and Operations for the Head Football Coach' -- who happens to be, of course -- Jim Harbaugh.

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Kent County Places Two Communities on List Of ‘Best Suburbs To Raise A Family’

Niche.com, a web site designed to help people find communities to live in, has placed two Kent County suburbs in the Top 10 on their 2015 'Best Suburbs to Raise a Family In' listing for the State of Michigan.

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First Confirmation of West Nile Virus in Michigan of 2015

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has confirmed Michigan's first West Nile virus activity of 2015.

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