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What Does a Wood Knock Warning Deep in the Michigan Woods Mean?

Say you're spending some time in the great north woods of Michigan. All of a sudden you hear the distinct sound of wood knocking together. Any idea what that would indicate?

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Farmer’s Alley – 1776 Opens Friday

Farmer's Alley's 9th season kicks off this Friday with the Tony Award-Winning musical 1776.  According to Farmer's Alley:
Filled with humor, conflict, memorable songs and one of musical theatre’s finest scripts, see how John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin set about creating the world’s most famous document...

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Five Tips for the Perfect .1k

Saturday saw The Ultimate Extreme Ultra .1k 2016 come and go.  Thanks to everyone who came out to push their bodies to the limit for a great cause, Hospice of Southwest Michigan...

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Fly Over The Abandoned Slide-Away On D Ave – Drones Over Southwest Michigan

The old Slide-Away on D Ave located just north of Kalamazoo closed years ago and shortly after the slides were removed. Check out this drone footage of what's left. 

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10 Funniest Michigan City Names

As a Kalamazoo native, I've spent lots of time trying to convince people that Kalamazoo is in fact, a real place.  Many people don't realize, there are far stranger city names in Michigan.

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Miami Police Erect DUI Checkpoints During Holiday Season
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What’s Your “Drinking” Car?

Just when you thought you'd heard every excuse in the book from a drunk driver comes the story of Sharon Bidell from Tonawanda, NY.  Sharon, 55, crashed her '65 Nova into a parked car when she was driving drunk Wednesday night.  When the cops arrived she freely admitted she was drunk but blamed the accident on the fact that the Nova was, quote, "not my drinking car."

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Mike Raymond Assumes The Throne

Congratulations and our sympathies to Mike Raymond of Quincy, MI as he wins (or loses) the first WRKR Longstreet Living "Shame Of Thrones".  Only in America can someone be the biggest loser and also be the biggest winner.  And Mike didn't have to lose weight!  Just a beat up chair taken over by the dog.

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Brewery Uses George Washington’s Beer Recipe for Latest Release

It's no secret the Founding Fathers liked to drink. Thomas Jefferson once said of wine, "I have lived temperately... I double the doctor's recommendation of a glass and a half of wine each day and even treble it with a friend...

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Six Injured in Houston Mall Shooting, Suspect Killed

A gunman shot and injured six people during a rampage at a mall in Houston on Monday morning.

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Battle Creek Fighting Food Waste

Battle Creek has become the national guinea pig for cutting food waste.

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