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Map Shows Where Oak Wilt Disease Has Been Found in Michigan

This is a dangerous time of year for oak trees in Michigan. Now through July 15 is when oak wilt disease can be transmitted to healthy oak trees.

See where the disease has been found in Michigan and how to protect your trees.

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Northern shore of Lake Superior
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Outside Magazine Calls Lake Superior ‘The Country’s Most Overlooked Playground’ [Video]

I've been touting the joys of the rural Upper Peninsula for years now. From the Porcupine Mountains to Copper Harbor, the western UP may be one of the most beautiful places on earth.

Now Outside Magazine agrees with me.

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Grand Rapids Couple Will Be On ‘House Hunters’ this Thursday!

Grand Rapids continues to grow and attract people to the city, and that will be featured on this Thursday's episode of House Hunters on HGTV...

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West MI Chipotle Location Possible Victim Of Credit Card Breach

Chipotle announced on Friday that they have been the victim of a malware attack.

WZZM is reporting that the restaurant chain has new information regarding a breach that happened in March and April where hackers were able to obtain credit card information including numbers, names, expiration dates and security codes...

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A Bill Allowing Dogs On Restaurant Patios Is Closer To Becoming Law

Legislation that would allow dogs on patios of restaurants across the state just passed in the state Senate. It passed 36-2 in the Senate and will now be heading to the house for review and approval...

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Two Guys Are Safe After Their Truck Caught Fire Downtown Grand Rapids

Scary moment for two guys on Saturday night when the truck they were riding in caught fire.

WOODTV8 is reporting that around 7 pm on Saturday night the Ford F150 that Daniel Graham was downtown Grand Rapids, caught fire...

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Countryside Greenhouse Wants You to Respect the U.P.

It's an unfortunate trend we've been seeing in recent years. Maps and items featuring Michigan, but with no sign of the Upper Peninsula.

Countryside Greenhouse is making sure the U.P. isn't forgotten.

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A Few Less Construction Zones this Weekend

Will you be traveling this Memorial Day weekend? If so, you will not be alone! AAA predicts that 1.2 million people from Michigan will travel 50 miles or more away from home this weekend. That number would be a 2.5% increase from the 2016 Memorial Day holiday and would be the 5th straight year of growth for Memorial Day travel.

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) plans to remove lane restrictions on almost 70% of their road and bridge construction projects across the state. The move is to help holiday travelers avoid traffic delays.

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Kjetil Ree (CC)
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US Census Bureau: GR Population Rises, Allendale Is Area’s Fastest Growing Community

Estimates released by the US Census Bureau shows the metropolitan Grand Rapids area is growing at a steady rate, while Allendale, to no one's surprise, is the area's fastest growing suburb.

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Do You Have an Old American Flag? Art Van Will Replace it For Free!

If you have an American flag at your home or business that's hanging with pride, but it's getting to be worn out a bit... this entire summer Art Van Furniture is offering to replace old flags with new ones for people...

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Michigan Receives “D+” On American Society of Civil Engineers’ Infrastructure Report Card

Each year, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) rates every state's and the nation's infrastructure, and this year they gave both Michigan and the United States a bad grade...

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Tanger Outlets, Grand Rapids via Facebook
Tanger Outlets, Grand Rapids via Facebook
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Tanger Outlets Now Offering Priority Parking For Veterans

Tanger Outlets announced on their Facebook page Tuesday that they now have priority parking for veterans of the Armed Forces. The spaces are located in front of Shopper Services and behind the Nike store.

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