A Michigan man my whole life, I grew up in Holland and worked in Battle Creek for more than 10 years before finding a radio home in Kalamazoo. When I'm not on the radio you'll find me running, biking or reading a good book.
Put on Snowshoes and Hike Sleeping Bear Dunes
This is a peak Michigan experience. Explore Sleeping Bear Dunes in the winter on a ranger-led snowshoe trek.
Mackinac Bridge Flies Enormous American Flag on 9/11
Showing solidarity with much of the country and vowing to "never forget," Old Glory is flying high above the Mighty Mac.
These Rugged Off-Road Track Chairs Make Michigan State Parks Accessible to Everyone
It's like someone took a motorized wheelchair into one of those custom garage shows you see on TV and customized it for the beach and the trails.
This is Michigan’s Most Beautiful and Most Challenging Marathon
Trail running gets you out of the city and into the beauty of Nature. This race showcases the most beautiful scenery Michigan has to offer. But, it comes at a price.
Hang Ten on the Great Lakes: Surfing Lake Michigan [Video]
Clay Hatch loves surfing and he says Lake Michigan is a unique experience, unlike shredding on the ocean. Watch as he surfs South Haven.
This Michigan Town Is Building A Real-Life Yellow Brick Road
Did you know L. Frank Baum wrote The Wizard of Oz at a cottage near Lake Michigan? An actual yellow-brick road is being paved to honor his work.
These Snowmobile Fails are the Best Thing About Michigan Winter [Video]
Michigan's Winter wonderland is more fun on a snowmobile, unless you are one of these guys.
This Michigan Bakery Is Doing the Impossible for Fat Tuesday: Gluten-Free Paczkis
Now everyone can take part in a Mardi Gras tradition- gorging yourself on paczkis on Fat Tuesday, just before Lent begins.
This is What it Looks Like to Go 100mph on a Snowmobile in Michigan [Video]
This is insane! At this speed, the wind chill has got to be incalculable. Watch this video of a U.P. snowmobile driver clocking nearly 100mph.
Rescuers Form Human Chain to Save Stranded Hikers at Tahquamenon Falls
A desperate 9-1-1 call was answered by park rangers and emergency personnel at Tahquamenon Falls to rescue hikers stranded in the dark.
Are You Michigan’s Best Euchre Player? Call It Up at the State Tournament
On Michigan's birthday, the state has a euchre tournament to find out who is the best.
These Peaceful Photos of Snow-Covered Michigan Barns Are Just What We Need Right Now
These snow-covered barns that stand sentinel over the fields are just as majestic as Michigan's lighthouses that watch the shores of the Great Lakes.