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FAIL! Truck Breaks Through Frozen Lake Michigan And Sinks

Lesson learned from this: snowmobilers aren’t ice experts.

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Around The Games: Day 6 - 2014 Winter Olympic Games
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Top 5 Warm February Day Activities That Are Pure Michigan

Record temperatures were set throughout the state this weekend, and that meant getting outside and doing the things only Michiganders suffering from cabin fever are apt to do.

I witnessed all five of these things this weekend.

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Wind Advisory For West Michigan Means Power Outages and Downed Trees Likely

West Michigan is under a Wind Advisory this evening (Sunday) as winds up to 50 m.p.h. are expected.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for West Michigan until Midnight, Sunday...

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TSM/Jojo Girard
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What Michigan City Made The List Of The Nation’s Coldest?

While it hasn't been the coldest winter ever, there is a Michigan city that regularly ranks among the nation's coldest. And now it's made the Top Ten.

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Gerald R. Ford International Airport Snow Removal
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Clearing Snow at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport

Have you ever wondered how they keep the runways clear at the airport during the winter time? Now we know! The Gerald R. Ford International Airport released a video of a piece of equipment called the "Snow Wolf".

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Kevin Walker/YouTube
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Walking Across A Frozen Lake [Video]

Last month, I shared a photo of a guy standing on a crystal clear northern Michigan lake that went viral.

Now we have video of a guy walking across a clear, frozen lake. It's very cool.

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Portrait of a Young Woman in the Snow Next to a Snowman
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Is a Big Winter Storm Coming to West Michigan Next Week? [Video]

We all know that Connie and Steve are obsessed with snow, so when Aaron Ofseyer of WZZM 13 announced a big winter storm coming next week, much celebration was had...

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Jojo Girard/TSM
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Grand Rapids Was The Cloudiest Place In The World Last Week

The sun failed to show up at all from Sunday, January 22 until Saturday, January 28. That's seven consecutive days with no sun, and that made us the cloudiest city in the world.

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Blizzard of '78
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Remembering the “Blizzard of ’78”

If you were living in Michigan on January 26th, 1978, you probably spent a lot of time with a shovel in your hand! We had one of the biggest snow storms to ever hit this area -- it was the "Blizzard of '78"! A low-pressure system moving from the Gulf Coast met with two other low-pressure systems, one from the Southwest and one from Canada, to create one of the worst snowstorms the Midwest has ever seen.

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Joshua Lott/Getty Images
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West Michigan Set To Have A Weekend Visit From Our Long Lost Friend, Winter

I hope you got out and enjoyed that 60 degree weather we were gifted last weekend, because Old Man Winter is about to return, and he's not happy.

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Winter Storm Dumps More Snow On New York City
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Storm Talk: How Much Snow Would Grand Rapids Have Received If It Had Been 10 Degrees Colder?

It's a fine line between snow and rain in West Michigan, but judging by the flood by my back door, that was quite a storm that rolled through here in the last 24 hours.

So, if it were just a bit colder, how much snow would we be shoveling by now?

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New York City Gets Break From Snow And Severe Cold Snap
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Warmer Weather Headed To Michigan May Curtail Winter Activities

When you grow up in Michigan, you learn to accept winter. That means doing stuff like snowmobiling, ice fishing and cross country skiing.

But when the temperatures shoot up to 50 degrees in January, it's kind of hard to do stuff like that. Could winter just be winter again?

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