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Lowell Showboat Closed To The Public – Not Safe For People To Board

The Lowell Showboat in downtown Lowell is now closed to the public.  The showboat, also known as the Robert E. Lee, has been around for about four decades...

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Michigan’s 2016 Most Frequent Google Search Is SO Michigan

Estately.com has released its state by state list of the most searched items for 2016.

And of course, Michigan's most searched term honored the man who knew how to put the biscuit in the basket.

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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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2016 — The Year in Review [VIDEO]

With just a few days until 2017 arrives, it's time to take a look back at the year that was.

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The Legend of Tucker the Michigan Cow – The Long Night in the Window Well

Tucker the Cow was a happy cow. Tucker the Cow liked to walk around. Tucker the Cow was in a wind storm, and his gate opened. Tucker the Cow decided to take a walk out into the new world. Tucker the Cow got stuck in a window well. Tucker the Cow was sad. But then Tucker the Cow was found, and could walk home. So he did.

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Michigan Hospitals Are In Trouble for Making Patients Sick

The federal government is cracking down on hospitals with high rates of patient injuries, and they've now added spreading those crazy antibiotic-resistant germs like MRSA to their calculations. So the government has reduced Medicare payments to 769 hospitals, including 27 hospitals right here in Michigan!

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Where to Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Kent County

Now that Christmas is over your first priority might be to take your decorations and tree down. If you had a natural tree this year, different cities around Kent County are offering Christmas tree recycling programs...

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Belding Area Schools Vote To Change Their Mascot

Monday night, the Belding Area Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to drop the controversial Redskins mascot.

The push to change the mascot came at the end of this past school year when parents began asking for the board consider doing something different...

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Beware Of These 10 Common Holiday Scams

Tis’ the season for shopping, needing money and giving money, and scammers know it!

Each year with more of our lives going on, online, it’s becoming easier for scammers to get rich off our holiday spirit...

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This Michigan County May Raise the Tobacco-Buying Age To 21

Twenty-one to light up? A West Michigan County is considering placing tobacco purchases out of reach of teens.

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Dylann Roof Found Guilty in Charleston Church Massacre

A jury convicted Roof of the murder of nine parishioners at a historic black church.

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8 Million Cuisinart Food Processors Recalled

Just in time for the holidays! Another recall to worry about.

Cuisinart has issued a voluntary recall, on Tuesday, of 8 million of their food processors...

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