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What all this wildfire smoke is doing to Michigan weather

The wildfire smoke has again overspread most of Michigan’s sky today. The contrast between the smoke-covered area and the not-yet smoke-covered part of Michigan gives us a good look into how the smoke influences our weather. Here’s the latest satellite image as of midday Wednesday, August 4. We can clearly...
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3 Found Dead in NW Indiana Apartment, Overdoses Suspected

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (AP) — Three people found dead last week in a northwest Indiana apartment are believed to have died from drug overdoses, a coroner said. The bodies of Debra Anderson, 50; Mary Wilson, 59; and Donnie Dennis, 68, all of Michigan City, were found on July 28 in the LaPorte County city.
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Ludington, MIHuron Daily Tribune

Pere Marquette Conservation Park to open south of Ludington

LUDINGTON — Pere Marquette Charter Township Supervisor Gerald Bleau announced plans this week for an Aug. 13 community celebration event for the new Pere Marquette Conservation Park in cooperation with the Land Conservancy of West Michigan (LCWM) and Dow, Inc. The nearly 300-acre property, was acquired by the township through...
Milwaukee, WIDaily Reporter

BUILDING BLOCKS: 42 Hundred on the Lake

The 42 Hundred On The Lake project gives tenants views overlooking Lake Michigan from apartments that are only five miles south of downtown Milwaukee. The rents range from $1,248 to $3,350.
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Plan the best day ever with your pet in West Michigan

No one gets left behind on this year's family vacation when you visit these pet friendly establishments across West Michigan. When planning your next trip with your furry pal, be sure to check out some of the destinations below, including lodging, restaurants and outdoor recreating ideas. In Southern West Michigan:
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There’s No Better Place To Spend Your Summer Than These 7 Hidden Illinois Spots

For many of us, summer is the best time of year. It’s time to get out and explore places we never get to when the weather is cold. The warm air and sunshine inspire us to go out and connect with nature and find activities to do outdoors. But sometimes we don’t want the crowds […] The post There’s No Better Place To Spend Your Summer Than These 7 Hidden Illinois Spots appeared first on Only In Your State.
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Calvin Alum Attempts Marathon Swim Up North

In order to honor her uncle, who has battled with diabetes, Marian Cardwell will get in the water Wednesday morning and won't get out until she swims 106 miles. Cardwell, who graduated from Calvin University 10 years ago, took off from Torch Lake River public access site on Torch Lake, near Traverse City, and will swim the length of Torch Lake six times, racking up well over 100 miles over a sixty hour period.
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6 Bedroom Home in Racine - $649,500

This stunning and iconic Georgian colonial is steps from Lake Michigan and is located in Racine's historic district. Meticulously maintained and architecturally rich home has 6+ BD and 3.5 BA. Work from home while enjoying one of the Great Lakes. 1st floor master suite has separate but attached living quarters and AGA kitchenette. 2nd floor has master with en suite bath, 4 additional bedrooms, 2 bonus rooms and lake-side den with screened-in porch. Breathtaking views! Impressive chef's kitchen with farmer's sink, copper chilling sink, 3-tiered steamer sink, 2 AGA refrigeration drawers, Bosch dishwasher, Fisher Paykel dishwasher drawer, Boos butcher block countertops, built-in Dacor coffee/maker, AGA gas stove & Subzero refrigerator. See documents for much more details and seller upgrades.
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Woman Embarks on 60-Hour Swim in Torch Lake

A woman who is used to distance swimming is taking it to extremes to go for a record, while raising money for a good cause. Thirty-one-year-old Marian Cardwell from the Chicago area found her way to a popular northern Michigan lake this week – with her sights set on a goal: completing more than two days straight in the water.

The Best Vacation Lake in Every State

There’s something wonderful about a summer vacation by the lake. Perhaps it’s the crisp, clear fresh water that cools you off on a hot day. Or it could be the stillness and quiet of an early morning canoe outing on a smooth, glass-like surface. Then again, your lake vacation may involve personal watercraft, swimming, fishing, paddle boats or camping by the shore.