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How to Maintain a Michigan Vacation Home During Winter

Like it or not, winter is coming. If you have a vacation home, make sure you've taken every step to secure your property against the cold of winter.

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Dave VanderWeele via YouTube
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Videos Show Tornado Striking Rieth Riley in Wyoming

More videos have emerged of one of the six tornadoes that hit West Michigan on August 20.

Rieth Riley, on Chicago Drive in Wyoming, has two surveillance videos which caught the tornado and the mess it left behind.

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Video Shows Tornado Ripping Through Wyoming

Six tornadoes struck West Michigan on Saturday, August 20. A powerful new video shows one of the tornadoes as it hits Boone Ave. in Wyoming.

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Six Tornadoes in West Michigan; View Tornado Maps, Radar, More

The National Weather Service has concluded there were six tornadoes in West Michigan on August 20, 2016.

See a map and detailed descriptions of each tornado.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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Storm Cleanup Info for Grand Rapids, Wyoming and Grandville Residents

Saturday's tornadoes have left many West Michigan residents with downed trees and damaged property. See where residents of Grand Rapids, Wyoming and Grandville can dispose of yard waste from Saturday's storms.

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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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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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Power Restored at Michigan State Parks After Thursday Storms

The Michigan DNR says power has been restored at Michigan state parks in the Upper Peninsula that had been without electric service since Thursday morning.

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Thermometer Reading One Hundred Degrees On A Weathered Wall Of Wooden Shingles
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How to Deal With the Heat in West Michigan This Week

Are you ready to sweat your butt off? We are expecting the heat index to be near 100 degrees for the next couple of days. How will you keep cool?.

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Michigan DNR Asking Landowners to Help Improve Winter Habitat for Deer

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is asking landowners to help improve the habitat for deer in winter.

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Nick Nerbonne/YouTube
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‘Roll Cloud’ Rolls In Over Lake Michigan [Video]

Saturday was a humid day throughout the state, and late in the day it cooled off dramatically. This is usually the result of a thunderstorm, but sometimes before the storm front hits, the cooling will cause arcus or 'roll' clouds to form. They don't happen often, but when they do, it's pretty cool.

Here's some footage of a roll cloud over Lake Michigan from Saturday afternoon.

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Arctic Air Mass Brings Deep Freeze To Milwaukee
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Michigan’s Changing Climate: Shorter Winters, Wetter Summers

Any Michigan resident will tell you that the weather here is more than a little messed up. Now we have proof.

Scientists studying data from 1951 to 2010 have found that Michigan's climate is changing. Is getting better or worse? That may depend on how much you love winter.

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