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The Most Common Job In MIchigan Is…

Using census data, NPR has drawn a map of the Unites States which lists the most common job in every state.

It's not surprising to find that the most common job in Michigan has shifted from machine operator in 1978 to electronic equipment assembly in 1996, to this job, which incidentally, is the most common job in the country.

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In Michigan You Get to Climax Before Going to Hell

I love traveling the roads of Michigan. It’s always interesting to drive by an exit for a town that has a very unique name.

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The Coaster Views via YouTube
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The “Mean Streak” Roller Coaster at Cedar Point is Getting the Ax

I'm sad to report that it looks like the "Mean Streak" roller coaster at Cedar Point, in Sandusky, OH, is in it's final days of operation.

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Muskegon River Tubing/YouTube
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Things To Do In Grand Rapids On A Midsummer Friday

There is nothing like knowing you’ve got the weekend ahead of you when clocking out of work on Friday.

Most of us, though, don’t act past thinking about what to do. Since it’s summer and we feel freer, take the time to go outside the box and enjoy new experiences. Here's some you can do TONIGHT!!!

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Michigan Ranked As The Fifth Worst State For A Summer Road Trip? That’s Crazy Talk!

The money grubbing web site WalletHub doesn't appreciate Michigan as a travel destination. The site listed the Mitten State as the fifth worst state to travel in.

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Townsquare Media/Jojo Girard
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Which Michigan Sand Dune Is The Toughest To Climb Up? [Photos]

This video I found of a Detroit news reporter stumbling her way down the Pierce Stocking Drive sand dune near Empire has led me to ask this question.

Have you ever climbed up a steep Michigan sand dune? If so, which one is the toughest to get back up?

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Hotel Hell? Their Key Opens EVERY Door At Hotel [Video]

Two guys find out the hotel they're staying in gave them a master key that opens EVERY single room in the place.

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Ottawa County Parks
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The Top Five West Michigan Beaches to Visit This Summer

You can feel it. A little anyway. Summer is almost here, and it's time to start thinking about some tasty waves and the sweet smell of SPF 40 sun screen.

Here’s five beaches worth making the drive from Grand Rapids to visit.  I’ve included some old favorites, and at least one hidden gem (that I guess won’t be hidden anymore).

All of these are within about an hour’s drive from the Grand Rapids Metropolitan area.

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Top Five State Park Summer Camping Locations In Michigan

I know you're thinking -- 'Jojo, it's way too cold to go camping just yet', and you're right. Unless you're me. I love freezing to death slowly in my cheap tent.

Even if you hate spring camping, now is the time to make those camping reservations if you're to have any chance at the best state park camp sites in Michigan this summer. Here's my Top Five. 

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Courtesy of The Rapid
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The Rapid Begins New Schedule and Route Changes

This morning marked the beginning of a number of changes to the schedule and routes for The Rapid bus service in the Grand Rapids metro area.

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Jojo Girard, Townsquare Media
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Top 5 Michigan Waterfalls [Photos]

Spring means the water is flowing and Michigan's waterfalls will be at top capacity. So, if you don't mind the spring chill and more than a little mud, you can enjoy some of our state's finest waterfalls before the black flies pop up in May.

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Yahoo! Selects Detroit Road As The State’s Most Scenic Drive, Leaving Jojo (And The Rest Of The State) Puzzled

Yahoo!'s list of the nation's most scenic drives include staggering mountain vistas and sweeping frives along the ocean. But when it comes to Michigan, the web site left me a little cold when it selected Woodward Avenue in Detroit as the most scenic.

If you love seeing urban decay and strip malls, it's very scenic. But this state has so many beautiful roads with much better scenery. 

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