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Eclipse Glasses, Season's Must Have For Upcoming Eclipse Viewing
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Who Will Have the Best/Worst Views of the Solar Eclipse in Michigan?

See when to watch for the eclipse, how to safely view it, who will have the best views in Michigan and where to get free solar glasses!

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
Matt Milhouse, TSM
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The Best Park in Michigan You’ve Never Seen [Photos]

Don't let summer go by without at least one more road trip. One 78-acre park in Michigan is worthy of the drive. It's less than one hour from Grand Rapids and only costs $5 per vehicle!

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Fred Bruenjes, NASA, Michigan DNR
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Free S’mores at Meteor Shower Viewing Parties in West Michigan This Week

When it's summer in Michigan, s'mores become one of the major food groups. There's never a bad time to enjoy them.

The Michigan DNR has taken summer to a delicious new level by offering free s'mores during meteor shower watch parties on Friday and Saturday at some Michigan state parks!

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
Matt Milhouse, TSM
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Is This the Smoothest Trail in Michigan?

Trail riding continues to grow in popularity across Michigan. One thing that always attracts cyclists, rollerbladers and others is a smooth trail.

This 22 mile trail just might be the smoothest in Michigan.

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
Matt Milhouse, TSM
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West Michigan’s Most Underrated Trail

West Michigan is blessed with hundreds of miles of excellent trails. You'll find finely manicured asphalt trails, off-the-beaten-path gravel trails and other options.

Here's one of the best trails that doesn't get the attention it deserves.

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Dachshund Racing In Melbourne To Celebrate Oktoberfest
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Rent a Wiener Dog for $5 Per Day at This Michigan Vacation Home

Nothing beats summer vacation in Michigan. Long, sunny days are made better with beaches, boats, campfires and pets.

You can always rent a boat if you don't own one. Now you can rent a dog too!

One Michigan vacation rental will include a dachshund dog for $5 per day.

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Where Have Rattlesnakes Been Found in Michigan?

Rattlesnakes are a rare site in Michigan, but the venomous eastern massasauga rattlesnake continues to be found in Michigan.

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Thousands Of Trees Felled To Halt Spread Of Sudden Oak Death
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Map Shows Confirmed Oak Wilt Disease Sites in Kent, Ottawa and Muskegon Counties

Oak wilt disease is a serious problem for oak trees in Michigan. The disease can spread rapidly and kill trees within just a few weeks.

A new map gives a closer look at exactly where oak wilt disease has been found in West Michigan, specifically in Kent, Ottawa and Muskegon counties.

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‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Opens Allendale Movies in the Park on Friday

Everyone loves relaxing and enjoying a movie, but sometimes it's hard to take the time and give up a precious summer night outdoors to do it. Thankfully the growing trend of outdoor movies allows us to enjoy both.

Allendale Movies in the Park is playing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story on Friday, July 14.

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Five friends sitting around campfire
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Big Change Coming to Michigan State Park Firewood Rules

Summer in Michigan is full of great traditions including many nights spent around the campfire, but the way we enjoy campfires is Michigan is set for a major change.

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
Matt Milhouse, TSM
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U.P. Waterfalls at High Volume After Record Rainfall [Video]

It was a very rainy June for most of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Some areas set record highs and those big totals are paying off for fans of the Upper Peninsula's many waterfalls.

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Picnic Pops Concerts Begin Next Weekend

Grand Rapids Symphony’s D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops is just around the corner, and this summer brings more classic pop/rock to Cannonsburg than ever, beginning next weekend! Here’s what’s new at the 2017 Picnic Pops.

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