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Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

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When traveling, 98% of Millennials say that “eating local cuisine” is very important. But you don’t have to go far to get some good grub, and Michigan has the credentials to prove it. The state was just ranked eleventh in Thrillist’s nationwide list for best food quality, and given the number of farm-to-table eateries and […]

Chronic Wasting Disease Killing Off Michigan’s Deer Population

Chronic Wasting Disease Killing Off Michigan’s Deer Population

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As the winter hunting season comes near, hunters don’t need to worry about other hunters taking their deer. Instead, they should be worried about a silent killer that is literally laying waste to Michigan deer: chronic wasting disease. Chronic wasting disease (CWD) has been found in more than 10 deer in Michigan counties so far. […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

Recent Michigan Drunk Driving Arrests Make State Prime Location For Self-Driving Cars

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The facts pertaining to Michigan motorists’ drunk driving habits are rather sobering. According to the CDC, nearly 3,000 people were killed in Michigan from 2003 to 2012 due to drunk driving accidents, and state law enforcement officials say the problem hasn’t gotten much better in recent years. In an effort to keep intoxicated individuals out […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

Detroit’s Tax Foreclosure Auction Causing City-Wide Controversy

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In the United States, more than 43 million Americans move every single year. Unfortunately, many of those movers, especially in struggling metros like Detroit, aren’t relocating because they want to — they are moving because they have to. According to the Detroit Free Press, the annual Wayne County auction of tax foreclosed properties is drawing […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

New Sculpture Exhibit Hopes to Raise Awareness of Plastic Pollution

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Shedd Aquarium will be exhibiting a new form of artwork — sculptures composed of plastic pollution found in Lake Michigan. The new exhibit, titled “Washed Ashore,” consists of ten massive sculptures made of recovered garbage. The main message behind the exhibit is to show how real and frightening water pollution is. “We go for beautiful […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

It’s Mid-Summer, And The Fishflies Are Out Again – But That’s a Good Thing

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It’s late June, and that means the fishflies are back in Eastern Michigan. It also means it might be time to check our homes for any of these winged insects burrowing their way inside and hiding in little nooks and crannies. Don’t forget to check any exterior areas of your home as well, especially outdoor […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

Animal Health Company Expands Michigan Facility, Adding To State’s Manufacturing Success

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Animal health company Zoetis Inc. is set to expand their Global Manufacturing and Supply facility in Kalamazoo. Area Development reports that the facility will be designated for a new oral flea and tick medication for dogs. Zoetis predicts a early-2019 completion date. The Michigan Economic Development Cooperation awarded Zoetis a Business Development Program grant to […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

‘The Trails State’ Lives Up To Name, Puts Emphasis on Biking

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Michigan isn’t called “The Trails State” for nothing. With more than 12,500 miles of state-designated trails and another 2,600 miles of linear trails, Michigan has more of these pathways than any other state in the entire country. And while May, also known as National Bike Month, has ended, many cyclists would argue that there’s no […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

Proposed Lake Michigan Development Site Draws Environmental Controversy

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A stretch of property on the shore of Lake Michigan is sparking local controversy. Michigan Live reports that a 300-acre piece of land in the Saugatuck area, at the mouth of the Kalamazoo River, may be developed into a private marina and 40 home lots — a move that is concerning residents and conservationists alike. […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking

Michigan Manufacturers Association Honored For Their Investment In Youth

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The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) has been honored with the SME Education Foundation’s 2017 Outstanding Partner Award. According to a recent press release, the association has been effective in preparing young people for careers in STEM. “From day one, the Michigan Manufacturers Association has been an outstanding partner, introducing us to manufacturing leaders in the […]

Eateries And Events Make Michigan A Shoo-In For National Food Ranking