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Michigan Ranked 4th Best Beer State in U.S. by Travel Website

Thrillist, a travel, food, and drink website has ranked all 50 states according to their beer.

While we're pretty sure they made an error not naming Michigan No. 1, 4th best beer state isn't too shabby!

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West Michigan’s HopCat Expanding to 30 Locations Across U.S. [Video]

Since opening in downtown Grand Rapids in 2008, HopCat has expanded to six locations.

Now 30 more HopCats are on the way! The restaurant and bar announced the expansion this week, WZZM-13 reports. 

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MDOT Suspending Most Construction for Labor Day

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will suspend construction on 114 of 155 active projects statewide for Labor Day weekend.

See which 41 projects will continue to have traffic restrictions.

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Michigan Named One of Ten Up-and-Coming Wine Regions in the World by CNN

It's no secret that Michigan is home to amazing craft beer. Our own Beer City USA has raked in a ton of recognition: Grand Rapids has been named one of 13 Best Beer Cities in the U.S. by Swiftly and The Best Beer Town in the USA by USA Today!

Now Michigan is getting recognition for another alcoholic beverage: wine. CNN has named Michigan one of the top up-and-coming wine regions in the world!

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities and careers that matter.

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Campfires are a big part of the outdoor fun over Labor Day weekend and throughout the summer in Michigan. This holiday season, the DNR urges everyone to take extra precautions while lighting, enjoying and extinguishing their campfires. (Photo courtesy of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
Campfires are a big part of the outdoor fun over Labor Day weekend and throughout the summer in Michigan. This holiday season, the DNR urges everyone to take extra precautions while lighting, enjoying and extinguishing their campfires. (Photo courtesy of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
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Michigan DNR Encourages Residents to Keep Fire Safety in Mind Labor Day Weekend

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is urging residents and visitors alike to be cautious with outdoor fires this Labor Day weekend.

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Detroit Lions and Ryan Broyles Part Ways

After more than years with the Lions, Broyles became part of the first round of cuts on Monday that will bring the teams roster down to the league-standard 75 players.

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‘Person of Interest’ Sought After Big Rapids Break-Ins

The man is being described as a “person of interest” in regards to break-ins at the Oakwood Townhouses in Big Rapids over the weeknd. Police say that the break-ins occurred Saturday night during a large party at the townhouses.

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Grand Rapids Bar Makes ‘Best Hidden Hotel Bars’ List

There are tons of great bars, pubs, and breweries in Grand Rapids! It's awesome when one of our excellent establishments gets national recognition.

Grand Rapids' Lumber Baron Bar inside the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel made Chilled Magazine's list of "4 Hotel Bars You Need to Drink at Now"!

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Michigan Fear Camp Presents Camp Hatchet, a Unique Horror Campout

Do you like camping and having the bejesus scared out of you? If you answered yes to both questions -- you need to be at Camp Hatchet. Get all the details for this fun, scary, and unique camping event here!

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West Michigan Beach Towns Ranked Best in the State by Thrillist

Growing up in South Haven, I'm a little bit biased - of course it's the best beach town in Michigan!

According to Thrillist, though, it's No. 8, while Grand Haven comes in at No. 1.

I can totally see how it would difficult to choose though! With so many glorious beaches totalling 3,000 miles of Great Lakes shoreline, there are tons of amazing beach towns in Michigan! According to Thrillist, the top beach towns are right here in West Michigan!

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What is Michigan’s Most Embarrassing Google Search?

Real estate website Estately has mapped each state's most embarrassing google searches.

They dug through 11 years of search data to find which terms users in each state Googled more than any other, then compiled a list of what they deemed to be the most embarrassing or shameful.

So what are most embarrassing things Michiganders Google search?

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