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Port Huron Float Down 2016 Takes A Canadian Turn [Video]

In Port Huron they do an event called the Float Down every summer, where thousands of people float down the St. Clair River on inner tubes.

It happened this past Sunday, only they had bad weather, and hundreds of people ended up landing in Canada . . . so many that the Canadians set up a refugee camp to process them. In the end -- blame it on the cheese balls.

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Nothing like a cold Blue Moon on a sunny evening (Barbara Lash/Townsquare Media)
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Photos From The 2016 Blue Moon Cruise

Every year, Blue Moon Beer treats our listeners to a cruise on the night of a full moon. Last week, we ventured out onto Lake Michigan aboard the Holland Princess for a night under the light of the Sturgeon Moon.

Here's a look at the fun we had.

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Marathon Swimming - Olympics: Day 11
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Storms End Man’s Quest To Swim Across Lake Michigan

An Indiana man attempting to set a record by swimming across Lake Michigan and back had to give up his effort Thursday night after storms rocked his world. 

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Irish Boxer Flips Off Olympic Boxing Officals [Photos]

It never has been an easy job to be an Olympic boxing official. There have been charges of corruption at the top of Amateur Boxing since the beginning of its very existence.

So when an Irish boxer, Michael Conlan, felt jobbed by his close loss to Russian Vladimir Nikitin, he let his middle finger do the talking.

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The Strangest Olympic Marathon Ever — 1904 St. Louis Olympics [Video]

The 2016 Rio Olympics have gone off despite several huge SNAFUs, including the pool water turning green, several athletes being robbed at gun point and a kayaker hitting a submerged sofa while competing.

But, from an historical perspective, the Games have been smooth sailing compared to the ill-run 1904 Games in St. Louis, which featured the strangest Marathon race to date.

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15 Words That Have Different Meanings in Michigan

Words are a universal thing that have universal definitions, but sometimes depending on where you are in the world those words can have completely different meanings...

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GM Plant Readies For Third Shift As U.S. Sales Increase In February
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My First Seven Jobs? I’m So Old Many Of Them Don’t Exist Any More

Apparently it's a thing for folks to list their first seven jobs on social media using the hashtag #MyFirstSevenJobs. 

Here's the thing about that, kids, when you ask somebody my age to list my first seven jobs, you may find yourself asking questions like, 'why would they pay someone to do that?'

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Top Five Things You Could Do With An Abandoned Lighthouse For Sale In Lake Michigan

The North Manitou Shoal Lighthouse is for sale. For a mere 10gs, you can bid on the property and own your own damn lighthouse.

Here's five things you could do with it if you buy it.

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The Annual Perseid Meteor Shower
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The Perseid Meteor Shower Will Light Up Thursday and Friday Night. Maybe.

Astronomers promise a sky show of sorts for Thursday and Friday evenings as the Perseid Meteor Shower passes by the Earth and promises another show.

But sometimes it produces nothing but disappointment. 

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Grandma Sinks Beer Pong Shot At Her 100th Birthday Party [Video]

I'm pretty sure I'm not going to make it to 100 years old, but if I do, I hope I can still play beer pong, and I hope I can sink my first shot like Grandma Beer does.

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Michigan Up North Video Makes Us Feel Like We’re There Again [Video]

If you're like me and you spend most of your weekends in Michigan's Beautiful North, this video will take you back there instantly, whisking you away from your desk.

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Man Pranks ‘Pokemon Go’ Players In Downtown GR [Video]

Over 5,000 people hit downtown Grand Rapids this weekend to play Pokemon Go. One guy had some fun messing with the contestants. (Is that what they're called?)

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